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Highlights
  • 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

Strengthening ERRIN’s work on education and skills

ERRIN is strengthening its work on education and skills in view of the next programming period 2021-2027. Several initiatives such as the European Universities Initiative, Centres of Vocational Excellence, and the Blueprint on sectoral cooperation on skills are closely linked to the research and innovation agenda and of great interest to ERRIN members.

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek Jetha

Information concerning the COVID-19 outbreak and ERRIN meetings

Considering the current outbreak of the Coronavirus and cancellations of some events taking place in Brussels, we would like to inform members that for the time being all ERRIN Working Group meetings will take place as planned, unless communicated otherwise.

  • By Hilary Webb

The European Capital of Innovation (iCapital) Award 2020

The annual prize for the European city best demonstrating its ability to harness innovation to improve its citizens' lives is now accepting applications for 2020.

  • By Hilary Webb

Public consultation for European Climate Pact launched

As part of the European Green Deal, the Commission has launched a public consultation for its European Climate Pact, designed to give everyone a voice on future climate actions.

  • By Hilary Webb

RegioStars Awards 2020 focusses on smart, sustainable and inclusive growth

The 13th edition of the RegioStars competition is now accepting applications. This year the awards will celebrate smart, sustainable and inclusive growth.

  • By Hilary Webb

The first European Climate Law presented by the Commission

The Commission has presented the first European Climate Law, which writes into law the target set out in the European Green Deal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and become climate-neutral by 2050.