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Highlights
  • By Hilary Webb

Horizon Impact Award 2020 - applications open

The European Commission today launches the 2020 edition of the Horizon Impact Award. The prize is dedicated to rewarding EU-funded projects whose results have had a societal impact across Europe and beyond.

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek

Joint message on Interregional Innovation Investments

As the MFF 2021-2027 negotiations are coming to a crucial point, we, as key European regions, interregional smart specialisation partnerships and other innovation stakeholders, would like to raise your attention to the new instrument proposed by the European Commission.

  • By Heidi Johansson

Driving urban transitions to a sustainable future partnership

The Partnership Driving urban transitions to a sustainable future (DUT) is the proposal for an urban partnership under Horizon Europe, which is currently under development led by JPI Urban EuropeERRIN has been invited to participate and actively shape this new partnership.

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  • By Gaia Ialisa Marotta

Last week ERRIN submitted a project proposal on FOOD 2030

We are happy to inform you that last week ERRIN submitted a project proposal under the call FOOD 2030 - Empowering cities as agents of food system transformation.

We were involved in an excellent consortium, and we are very pleased about the proposal submitted and positive on its chances to be funded.

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek

The European Green Deal Investment Plan and Just Transition Mechanism published

European Commission has presented a plan which will contribute to the overall goal to become a climate-neutral continent by 2050. The European Green Deal Investment Plan - the Sustainable Europe Investment Plan - is the investment pillar of the Green Deal.

  • By Hilary Webb

EU Urban Road Safety Award

Applications close 16th January for the EU Urban Road Safety Award, which champions local authorities for taking actions to improve road safety.

  • By Hilary Webb

Covenant of Mayors 2020 Awards: applications open

Applications for the Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy 2020 Awards are open until 16th January 2020.

  • By Hilary Webb

EIT Health launches 2020 Wild Card with €4 million investment for innovations addressing Women’s Health and Digital Therapeutics

EIT Health announces its two Wild Card challenges for an investment of up to €2 million. This year the challenges are women's health and digital therapeutics.

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek

The European Green Deal – how does it impact research and innovation at the regional level?

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen presented on 11 December the European Green Deal, a plan to make Europe the first climate-neutral continent by 2050. After reading the proposal, ERRIN’s director, Pirita Lindholm, reflects on how the Green Deal proposal could impact research and innovation policy.