Highlights

Read our highlights' section to be up to date with the most important initiatives and news.

Highlights
  • 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.

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  • By Hilary Webb

2023 European Green Capital & 2022 European Green Leaf Awards launch

The 2023 European Green Capital Awards (EGCA 2023) and the 2022 European Green Leaf Awards (EGLA 2022) are now both accepting applicants. An applicant day will take place on 7 July.

  • By Hilary Webb

European Innovation Council Equity Fund becomes official entity

The EIC equity fund has now become an official entity, funded by a direct equity investment from the European Commission - the first investment of its kind.

  • By Pieter Faber

Senbis (Emmen, Northern Netherlands) expands pilot facilities for sustainable plastics

Over the next three years, Senbis in Emmen, the Netherlands, will be investing €5.5 million through its new subsidiary SPIC Facilities BV, in a testing facility for the development of sustainable plastics.

  • By Hilary Webb

2020 Innovation scoreboard: EU innovation continues to grow

The 2020 edition of the European innovation scoreboard has been published, drawing attention to the way the EU's innovation performance continues to steadily increase.

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

Joint statement on the European Climate Pact

Together with Eurelectric, Eurocities, ICLEI, Energy Cities, EARLALL and EfVET, ERRIN calls to make the Climate Pact successful through supporting the local alliances, providing local and regional authorities with the right resources and to enable awareness-raising on energy efficiency, climate, and environmental actions.

  • By Hilary Webb

Consultation on Digital Education Action Plan

The European Commission has launched an EU-wide public consultation to collect views on the future of digital education during the COVID-19 recovery period and after.