European Highlights

The President of the Israeli Chemical Society, Prof. Ehud Keinan, has published an open letter urging the ratification of the … Read more
Following the vote by the United Kingdom to leave the European Union, both EuCheMS and the UK´s Royal Society of … Read more
Earlier this month, Slovakia started its Presidency of the Council of the EU, a role which will have until the … Read more
The Statement of 29 June of the Heads of State or Government of 27 Member States, as well as the … Read more
EuCheMS has recently submitted a response to the Public consultation on Horizon 2020 ‘Science with and for Society’ Work Programme 2018-2020 … Read more
The report, published in June, is part of the “Costs of Inaction and Resource scarcity: consequences for Long-term Economic growth” … Read more
Plans for more ambitious national caps on emissions of key pollutants by 2030 were informally agreed by MEPs and the … Read more
As part of its wider strategy to combat antimicrobial resistance (AMR), the European Commission has published a Special Eurobarometer survey, … Read more
Following consecutive delays and repeated pressure from the European Parliament, the European Commission has presented last month the criteria to … Read more
The survey on data management in Citizen Science projects was set up as an open call via Citizen Science associations, … Read more
Earlier this month, the European Research Council (ERC) announced the names of 44 of its grant holders who will receive … Read more

Innovation & Entrepreneurship

As part of the Skills Agenda for Europe, the Commission has published an ‘Entrepreneurship Competence Framework’ (EntreComp) to raise consensus … Read more
SMEs and entrepreneurs from Bosnia and Herzegovina will now be able to participate in COSME, the Competitiveness of Enterprises and … Read more
Earlier this year, the European Commission adopted legislation on the classification, labelling and packaging of substances and mixtures (the ‘CLP … Read more
The Commission implementing decision on Best Available Techniques (BAT) conclusions for the non-ferrous metals industries has now been published. BAT … Read more

Consultations & Roadmaps

EFSA will assess and publish all comments from interested parties, which are submitted in line with the consultation criteria in … Read more
The metrology initiatives, set up under Article 185 TFEU, European Metrology Research Programme (EMRP) and its successor European Metrology Programme … Read more
The EU Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 on Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation, and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) has been in force since … Read more
The evaluation should help the Commission to 1) have a better understanding of why and/or how current EU legislation has … Read more

Calls for Funding and Awards

EuCheMS Events

Helsinki, Finland 29 August – 2 September 2016 Website: more
Stockholm Sweden 4 – 7 September 2016 Website: more
Palaiseau, France 7 – 9 September 2016 Website: http://www.jco2016.comRead more
Barcelona, Spain 7 – 10 September 2016 Website: more
Vukovar, Croatia 21 – 23 September 2016 Website: more
Naples, Italy 25 – 29 September 2016 Website:  http://www.iasoc.itRead more

Other Events

Manchester, UK 23 – 27 July 2016 Website: more
Nishi, Japan 2 – 4 August 2016 Website: more

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