• Posted 21-May-2019

European Black Sea Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda Launched

On Wednesday, 8th of May, the European Commission, together with the Republic of Bulgaria, Georgia, Romania, the Russian Federation, the Republic of Turkey, Ukraine and the Republic of Moldova, launched a Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda (SRIA) for the Black Sea region.


  • Posted 16-May-2019

European Commission and ESA Sign Agreement to Support Innovation in the Space Sector

The European Commission and the European Space Agency (ESA) have signed a Contribution Agreement on Space Technology Activities that will enable them to provide in-orbit demonstration and validation services to the space sector.


  • Posted 16-May-2019

Mutual Learning Exercise on National Strategies and Roadmaps for International Cooperation in R&I

The European Commission has started a new Mutual Learning Exercise (MLE) on National Strategies and Roadmaps for International Cooperation in Research and Innovation with 15 participating countries.


  • Posted 16-May-2019

Horizon 2020: Overview of Public-Public Partnerships

Research and innovation partnerships were introduced to develop the European Research Area (ERA), with the aim of overcoming fragmentation and duplication, enhancing competitiveness and innovation and addressing global and European challenges more effectively.


  • Posted 16-May-2019

Update on Open Science

The European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) was initially proposed in 2016 as part of the European Cloud initiative, and was officially launched at a dedicated event hosted by the Austrian Presidency in November 2018.