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JPND connects neurodegenerative disease community

JPND connects neurodegenerative disease community

Published Nov 1, 2017
The JPND Global Cohort Portal, a new online database created by the EU Joint Programming Initiative on Neurodegenerative Disease Research (JPND), is a searchable online database of neurodegenerative disease cohort studies. Its aim is to overcome the difficult and time-consuming task for researchers …
FACCE-JPI workshops "Technologies" and "Big data", 21-22 November 2017

FACCE-JPI workshops "Technologies" and "Big data", 21-22 November 2017

Published Nov 1, 2017
The FACCE-JPI exploratory workshops on “Technologies” and “Big Data” will be held back to back in Copenhagen on 21-22 November 2017. The Technologies workshop will explore how to foster the adoption of existing (and emerging) technologies for primary production in the context of climate change that …
Food2030 conference held: webstreaming available

Food2030 conference held: webstreaming available

Published Nov 1, 2017
The Food2030 conference "Harnessing Research and Innovation for FOOD 2030: A Science Policy Dialogue" took place in Brussels, Belgium on 16 October 2017. It served to disseminate successful European Research and Innovation (R&I) initiatives and contribute to the ongoing science-policy dialogue i…
SCAR conference on research and innovation policy, and the role of SCAR in the European Bioeconomy

SCAR conference on research and innovation policy, and the role of SCAR in the European Bioeconomy

Published Nov 1, 2017
This conference will take place in Tallinn, Estonia on 4 and 5 December 2017. It will be organised by the the Estonian Ministry of Rural Affairs in cooperation with SCARs' Coordination and Support Action CASA, that aims to develop a consolidated common agricultural and wider bioeconomy research agen…
11 SUSFOOD projects will present at EFFoST conference

11 SUSFOOD projects will present at EFFoST conference

Published Nov 1, 2017
Eleven projects funded under the FP7 ERA-NET SUSFOOD calls in 2013 and 2014 will present their work at the 31st International EFFoST conference* in Sitges, Spain on 14 November 2017. Most of these projects have ended or are about to end in 2018, and want to share their results to the research commun…
CAP reform: scientists call for the diversification of agricultural landscapes

CAP reform: scientists call for the diversification of agricultural landscapes

Published Nov 1, 2017
A new BiodivERsA policy brief has been published on “The Common Agricultural Policy can strengthen biodiversity and ecosystem services by diversifying agricultural landscapes”. This brief considers how the results of four BiodivERsA- and one BiodivERsA/FACCE JPI- funded project(s) can inform the deb…
A mission-oriented program for Europe: JPIs ready to take up the challenge

A mission-oriented program for Europe: JPIs ready to take up the challenge

Published Nov 1, 2017
On 3 July 2017, the High Level Group on maximising impact of EU Research and Innovation Programmes, chaired by Pascal Lamy, published their report with recommendations. One of its main recommendations was “to adopt a mission-oriented, impact-focused approach to address global challenges” and to “mob…
BioTech Research & Innovation Hack 2017

BioTech Research & Innovation Hack 2017

Published Oct 26, 2017
ERA-Net Cofund ERA CoBioTech is organising "The BioTech Research & Innovation Hack 2017"; a public status seminar and exchange day of projects funded within ERA-IB-2, ERASysAPP, ERASynBio and ERA-NET Bioenergy. The event will take place in Brussels, Belgium, on 5 and 6 December 2017. The BioTec…
Water JPI 2017 joint call is open

Water JPI 2017 joint call is open

Published Oct 23, 2017
The Water JPI has launched a call on the topic “Water resource management in support of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs)” on 10 October 2017. The call will be funded under the Coordination and Support Action IC4WATER. IC4WATER was launched in January 2017 in support of the …
ForestValue call for proposals 2017 open

ForestValue call for proposals 2017 open

Published Oct 23, 2017
The new H2020 ERA-NET Cofund ‘ForestValue – Innovating forest-based bioeconomy’ started on 1 October 2017. ForestValue builds on the success of three FP7 forest-related ERA-NETs: WoodWisdom-Net, SUMFOREST and FORESTERRA. The overall objective of ForestValue is to promote increased innovation and com…
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