Highlights

Highlights

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

European Green Deal call launched

The European Commission has launched the Horizon 2020-funded European Green Deal Call which addresses the biggest climate issues and aims to protect the ecosystems and biodiversity.

  • By Hilary Webb

Deadline to share ideas on Horizon Europe Missions extended

The European Commission has extended its call for ideas on the Horizon Europe Missions from 6 September to 14 September 2020. 

  • By Hilary Webb

Commission launch survey on first strategic plan for Horizon Europe

In a bid to support the design of an ambitious EU research and innovation programme that supports Europe's recovery as well as the green and digital transitions, the Commission has launched a survey on its first strategic plan for Horizon Europe.

  • By Hilary Webb

Renewable Energy Directive & Energy Efficiency Directive now subject of Green Deal consultations

As the EU Green Deal attempts to increase the EU's greenhouse gas reductions, it has identified a series of related legislations that need to be reviewed before such change is possible. As a result, the Renewable Energy Directive and the Energy Efficiency Directive are being reassessed.

  • By Hilary Webb

Interregional Innovation Investment (Component 5) consultation

The Commission has proposed the new initative to help actors involved in smart specialisation (S3) strategies to cluster together, scale-up and bring innovation to the European market.

  • By Hilary Webb

Commission launches call for interregional coronavirus innovation partnerships linked to four thematic areas

Regional authorities, universities, research centres, clusters and SMEs willing to pilot interregional innovation partnerships are invited to express their interest in the Commissions new call for interregional thematic partnerships related to the pandemic.