• Posted 22-Feb-2021

NEW FAQS PUBLISHED ON FUNDING & TENDERS OPPORTUNITIES PORTAL

On 10 February, new FAQs related to the COVID-19 pandemic were published and some of the existing FAQs updated with MSCA-specific clarifications.


  • Posted 22-Feb-2021

EU TO INVEST €150 MILLION FOR RESEARCH TO COUNTER CORONAVIRUS VARIANTS

On 17 February, the Commission presented a Communication for the proposed launch of a European bio-defence preparedness programme called “HERA Incubator” to address the emerging threat of coronavirus variants.


  • Posted 22-Feb-2021

ERC LAUNCHES NEW MENTORING SCHEME

The European Research Council is launching a new mentoring initiative to target countries where the levels of participation and success rates in ERC calls for proposals have been so far modest.


  • Posted 22-Feb-2021

ERC KICKS OFF HORIZON EUROPE

Established by the ERC Scientific Council, the 2021 work programme was adopted on 22 February by the European Commission. This work programme is the first approved under the 2021-2027 European Union Framework Programme for Research and Innovation, Horizon Europe.


  • Posted 22-Feb-2021

COMMISSION SETS COURSE FOR AN OPEN, SUSTAINABLE AND ASSERTIVE EU TRADE POLICY

The European Commission has set out its trade strategy for the coming years. Reflecting the concept of open strategic autonomy, it builds on the EU's openness to contribute to the economic recovery through support for the green and digital transformations, as well as a renewed focus on strengthening multilateralism and reforming global trade rules to ensure that they are fair and sustainable.