Highlights

Highlights

  • 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.

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

Highlights from the AGM policy debate – Will the EU’s recovery be green?

The policy debate during our Annual General Meeting on 25 June was a great opportunity to exchange on the impacts of COVID-19 pandemic on the EU research and innovation policy and priorities, and what role does the Green Deal play in EU’s recovery.

  • By Hilary Webb

Development of Horizon Europe Missions & ERRIN's related work

As the Horizon Europe Missions are becoming more clearly defined, ERRIN is working to further explore the role of regions within them.

  • By Hilary Webb

Pact for Skills announced in EU Skills Agenda proposal

The European Commission has today announced the EU Skills Agenda. The package calls for a skills revolution to allow Europeans to adapt to the rapidly changing labour market by upskilling.