The EU’s long-term budget for the Horizon Europe research programme has been cut multiple times throughout the summit. EU leaders agreed on a historic budget deal of €80.9B in the fifth day of a marathon summit. Read more.


The next research and innovation Horizon Europe programme with an indicative €94.4 billion budget, suffered an unexpected €5B cut last Friday by the European Council. Commenting on the issue Mattias Björnmalm, an adviser to CESAER said that “Research and innovation have proven its value again and again during the pandemic and will be crucial for […]


The EU is not isolated from the rest of the world. We are inter-connected with our partners. We need to work together to overcome the negative consequences of the coronavirus crisis. As part of the revised long-term EU budget, we propose increased funds for the Neighbourhood, Development and International Cooperation Instrument to support our partners […]


The EU 2021-2027 multiannual budget will be combined with a recovery plan in order to help the EU to get out of the coronavirus crisis. At the moment the European Commission is working on a new proposal for the EU budget and according to Europe’s largest industry association, the new budget has to boost investment in energy, environment, […]


Already the second coronavirus research call has been launched by the European Commission. Horizon 2020 money was invested in the development of medical and digital technologies, such as artificial intelligence that help to look after and control COVID-19 patients more efficiently. The first Horizon 2020 call was launched at the beginning of the month and […]