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  • By Hilary Webb

Next Generation EU proposed as recovery programme in new EU budget

The European Commission has put forward its proposal for the recovery plan, Next Generation EU, which will be included within the long-term EU budget. The recovery instrument should ensure the sustainable, inclusive and fair recovery for the EU.

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

EU Interregional Innovation Investments: towards EU economic recovery

European regions and innovation stakeholders jointly call on the European institutions to use the EU Interregional Innovation Investment instrument to unleash the innovation potential available in Europe’s regions for Europe’s recovery.

  • By Hilary Webb

EIT Crisis Response Initiative launched

EIT has launched the EIT Crisis Response Initiative as part of the EU's collective response to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis.

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  • By Anna Tranberg

Call for input - preparation of the CoR Opinion the 'New Circular Economy Action Plan'

The European Committee of the Regions' ENVE Commission has launched an online stakeholders' consultation with the purpose of gathering input for its upcoming opinion on the new Circular Economy Action Plan. The deadline to contribute is 29 May.

  • By Hilary Webb

WE4Authours: Survey on authoring tools

Aimed at improving web authoring tools used in the public sector, We4Author has now opened a survey on the subject.

  • By Teresa Vio

EC Study on the contribution of tourism to local and regional development

New EC study on the contribution of tourism to local and regional development published.

  • By Hilary Webb

Prize for innovative batteries for eVehicles

The EU is set to award €10 million for a fully functional prototype of high-performing, sustainable battery for electric vehicles. 

  • By Hilary Webb

Smart sector integration strategy for a European energy system

The Commission is collecting input from all stakeholders and EU citizens on its upcoming strategy for smart sector integration for a future integrated European energy system.

  • By Hilary Webb

JRC publishes methodolgical manual for developing thematic interregional S3 partnerships

The JRC has published a methodological manual for 'Developing Thematic Interregional Partnerships for Smart Specialisation.'