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Highlights
  • By Hilary Webb

2020 LIFE call is now accepting project proposals

The LIFE programme has launched its 2020 call for project proposals. More than €450 million is available for projects dealing with environment, nature and climate actions.

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

European Climate Pact - public consultation

In order to gather inputs on the European Climate Pact, the Commission has recently launched a public consultation. We would like to collect your views on and expectations of the Pact as well as explore what role ERRIN could take in this new initiative.

  • By Hilary Webb

Intelligent Cities Challenge

100 cities are sought to take part in the European Commission's Intelligent Cities Challenge (ICC). The deadline for applications has been extended to 29th May 2020.

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  • By Hilary Webb

Commission launches new digital strategy: A Europe Fit for the Digital Age

The European Commission has announced the strategy for Europe Fit for the Digital Age, including actions on data and artificial intelligence.

  • By Hilary Webb

€101.2 million investment for new LIFE Programme projects

The European Commission has announced an investment of €101.2 million for ten new projects under the LIFE Programme for the Environment and Climate Action.

  • 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 Anna Tranberg

The Commission launches evaluation survey on the Alternative Fuels Infrastructure Directive

The European Commission is conducting an evaluation of the Directive on the Deployment of Alternative Fuels Infrastructure and invites regional and local authorities to provide their input. The objective of the study is to provide a comprehensive evaluation of the Directive and to collect and analyse evidence to help assess whether it has achieved its objectives in an effective and efficient manner.

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

Declaration on joining forces to boost sustainable digital transformation in cities and communities in the EU

At the end of January during the City Forum in Porto, the 'Join.Boost.Sustain Declaration on Upscaling Digital Urban Solutions' was officially signed by over 60 EU, national, regional and city leaders.

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

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.