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  • By Hilary Webb

First Erasmus+ 2021 - 2027 work plan adopted & calls published

The European Commission has published the first annual work programme of the Erasmus+ Programme for 2021-2027, along with the first calls.

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

Be.CULTOUR project – Beyond Cultural Tourism

Be.CULTOUR is one of ERRIN’s new projects led by the Italian Institute for Research on Innovation and Services for Development. It will mobilise five ERRIN members from the Cultural Heritage and Tourism Working Group to offer real-life settings to co-create and test human-centred innovations for circular cultural tourism.

  • By Hilary Webb

EIC launches to develop and expand breakthrough innovations

The European Innovation Council has been launched with €10 billion for 2021-2027 to develop and expand breakthrough innovations. It builds on the successful pilot programme in Horizon 2020.

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  • By Teresa Vio

Publication of brochure on EU funding for culture for 2021-2027

The German Creative Europe Desk published an extensive guide mapping the funding Opportunities for the Cultural and Creative Sectors under 13 EU programmes for 2021-2027.

  • By Pieter Faber

Companies need a push in the right direction: The north can realise the dream of a Green EU

2020, the “Corona year’’, was a year in which chemical companies and plastic producers have made great strides in green development. But investment is needed to achieve the next steps. The Bio Cooperative Noord Nederland consortium has the details.

  • By Hilary Webb

ERA Forum for Transition launch announced at CoR plenary

In a debate at the Committee of the Regions plenary, Commissioner Mariya Gabriel announced the launch of the ERA Forum for Transition.

  • By Hilary Webb

Commission publishes EU Cancer Plan

Europe's Beating Cancer Plan has been published outlining goals to turn the tide against cancer. The plan will receive €4 billion of funding, including €1.25 billion from the future EU4Health programme. 

  • By Hilary Webb

Public consultation on new EU soil strategy

A consultation on the EU's future Soil Strategy is now open until 27 April 2021.

  • By Hilary Webb

EIT Strategy agreed for 2021 - 2027

This week a political agreement was reached between the EU Member States and the European Parliament on the EIT and its new Strategic Innovation Agenda 2021-2027. Also agreed was the launch of two new Knowledge and Innovation Communities.