Highlights

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Highlights
  • By Hilary Webb

ERRIN input paper on a future EU Algae Strategy

ERRIN has published an input paper on a future EU Algae Strategy, highlighting the challenges and opportunities of such a strategy at a regional and local level. 

  • By Hilary Webb

DG R&I publish Industry 5.0: Towards a sustainable, human-centric and resilient European industry

The European Commission has published Industry 5.0, a paper highlighting research and innovation as key drivers for the move to a more sustainable European industry, while placing the wellbeing of workers at its centre.

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

ERRIN Autumn Annual General Meeting – registration open!

We are happy to invite you to ERRIN’s Autumn Annual General Meeting (AGM), which will take place on 10 December, 14.00-17.00. Even if the AGM takes place on-line, it will include several interactive elements and an occasion to virtually connect with colleagues in the network.

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  • By Hilary Webb

Key R&I programmes including Horizon Europe receive €15 billion boost in MFF compromise

A compromise between the Council Presidency and the European Parliament has been reached regarding the next Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF). As a result, Horizon Europe, EU4Health, Erasmus+ and other key programmes will receive a €15 billion boost.

  • By Teresa Vio

Third meeting of the Commission Expert group on cultural heritage

On October 14th and 15th the Commission Expert Group on Cultural Heritage held its third meeting to advance the discussion on COVID-19 impact on the sector and tackle cross-cutting priorities such as digitisation, education and skills.

  • By Hilary Webb

Knowledge centre for biodiversity launched

The new Knowledge Centre for Biodiversity will serve as a point of access to science-based evidence to protect natural ecosystems that provide Europe with food, medicine, materials, recreation and wellbeing.

  • By Hilary Webb

LIFE Awards 2020 - winners announced

The winners of the 2020 Life Awards have today been announced at EU Green Week. The prize for Environment and the 2020 Citizen's Prize went to Flaw4Life - a Portugal-based project that aims to reduce food waste.

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

ERRIN’s joint contribution to the consultation on the Interregional Investment Innovation instrument

In the frame of the S3 Working Group, a Task force comprising 14 members worked on drafting ERRIN’s joint contribution to the consultation on the Interregional Investment Innovation instrument.

  • By Anna Tranberg

Management Board elections 2020 – call for nominations launched!

Every year ERRIN holds elections for the Management Board. You can put forward your candidature for this year’s elections until 26 October.