• Posted 15-Feb-2021

THE 13th EU-INDIA JOINT SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY STEERING COMMITTEE

The Joint Science and Technology Steering Committee with India took place on 12 February 2021.


  • Posted 15-Feb-2021

ANALYSIS OF GRANT PROPOSALS CONFIRMS CONSISTENCY OF EU FUNDING AGENCIES’ PEER-REVIEW PROCESS AFTER ORGANISATIONAL CHANGES

Following the transition from the Seventh Framework Programme (FP7) to Horizon 2020, a meta-analysis explored the impact of two changes made to the peer-review process in the evaluation of grant proposals, for reasons of simplification.


  • Posted 15-Feb-2021

COMMISSION LAUNCHES NEW ERA FORUM FOR TRANSITION

The Commission launched the new ERA Forum for Transition. The Expert Group on the ERA Forum for Transition is an informal expert group of the Commission to provide advice and expertise to the Directorate-General for Research and Innovation in relation to the preparation of the ERA governance Framework in partnership with EU countries.


  • Posted 15-Feb-2021

MSCA IF: €328 MILLION RESEARCHERS’ GRANTS AWARDED

The recipients of the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) Individual Fellowships (IF) grants have been announced by the European Commission. With finance totalling €328 million, the EU will support 1 630 experienced post-doctoral researchers working at top universities and research organisations in Europe and the rest of the world, as well as in the private sector and SMEs


  • Posted 15-Feb-2021

SOUTHERN NEIGHBOURHOOD: EU PROPOSES NEW AGENDA FOR THE MEDITERRANEAN

To relaunch and strengthen the strategic partnership between the European Union and its Southern Neighbourhood partners, the European Commission and the High Representative adopted on 9 February, a joint communication proposing an ambitious and innovative new Agenda for the Mediterranean