• Posted 09-Apr-2021

10 years of EU-Tunisia cooperation in the field of higher education and scientific research

A conference was organized on March 31, 2021 at the Cité des Sciences in Tunis on "10 years of Tunisian-European cooperation in higher education and scientific research" by the EU Delegation to Tunisia and the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research.


  • Posted 09-Apr-2021

Coronavirus: Commission mobilises €123 million for research and innovation to combat the threat of variants

The Commission is mobilising €123 million from Horizon Europe, the new EU research and innovation programme, for urgent research into coronavirus variants.


  • Posted 09-Apr-2021

Commission opens first European Innovation Council calls worth €1 billion

Following the launch of the European Innovation Council (EIC) and the announcement of the first funding opportunities, today the Commission opened the first EIC Accelerator calls.


  • Posted 07-Apr-2021

Health emergency preparedness and response authority (HERA): European Commission launches public consultation

On 31 March, the Commission launched an online public consultation on the Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Authority (HERA). Part of the EU's answer to the COVID-19 pandemic and a strong European Health Union, HERA aims to improve Europe's capacity and readiness to respond to cross-border health threats and emergencies.


  • Posted 07-Apr-2021

Commission seeking feedback on forest biomass compliance rules

The European Commission has opened a period for feedback from interested parties on the draft rules for demonstrating how forest biomass complies with the sustainability criteria laid down under Article 29 of the Renewable Energy Directive (2018/2001).