European Highlights

On 29 May 2017, the Commission published the interim evaluation of Horizon 2020, required by Article 32 of the regulation … Read more
Members of European Parliament stated at a plenary session earlier this month that correspondence from Monsanto (owner and producer of … Read more
In a non-legislative resolution, Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) presented their assessment of the Horizon 2020 programme in which … Read more
The European Parliament has given its support to the Partnership on Research and Innovation in the Mediterranean Area (PRIMA), an … Read more
The European Commission has adopted earlier this month new initiatives on school and higher education. The overall aim of these … Read more
The Council of the European Union has agreed on a general approach to reform the system of type-approval and market … Read more
The American Chemical Society (ACS) has recently expressed its disappointment regarding the plans to withdraw the United Stated of America … Read more
On 19 May 2017, the Council of the European Union agreed on a negotiating mandate to start negotiations with the … Read more
The European Union and China agreed to boost their research and innovation cooperation under Horizon 2020 with a new package … Read more
The Marie Skłodowska Curie Actions (MSCA) prize winners were announced at the MSCA 2017 Presidency Conference, “Mobility takes research further” … Read more
This overview, produced by Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA), comprehends a series of documents that describe existing legal … Read more
The European Research Council (ERC) announced 51 ERC grant holders who will receive top-up funding to explore the commercial or … Read more

Innovation & Entrepreneurship

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has updated the guidance provided to applicants with clearer advice on how to submit … Read more
On 1 June 2007, the REACH Regulation (the European Regulation on Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemical), cornerstone of … Read more

Consultations & Roadmaps

Acrylamide is a contaminant as defined in EU legislation and as such, it is a chemical hazard in the food … Read more
EFSA’s Pesticides Unit has launched an open consultation on the follow-up of the findings of the External Scientific Report “Literature … Read more

Calls for Funding and Awards

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