Science Europe Statement on the use of EU Research Funds to Finance the European Fund for Strategic Investments (March 2015)

(Brussels, 19 March 2015) In December 2014 Science Europe issued a strong warning against cutting funding for Horizon 2020 in order to finance the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), stressing that diversion of resources away from research would undermine Europe’s capacity to secure long-term investment in excellent research and to innovate. Unfortunately, three months on, the threat of cuts to the EU research budget is more imminent and Science Europe therefore urgently calls for assertive action to avoid this. …read more

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Science Europe Policy Brief on FET Flagships: a contribution to the evaluation and development of Future and Emerging Technologies (FET) Flagships under Horizon 2020... read more