Despite the agreement on the post-Brexit deal in December 2020, which included an agreement on the UK’s associate membership, the implementation of the status is delayed due to a dispute over the Northern Ireland protocol between the EU and the UK. A government spokesperson warned that “If the UK is unable to associate soon, (…) […]


With a budget of €95.5 billion under MFF 2021-2027, and projects receiving several million, Horizon Europe is a significant funding source for Research and Innovation in Europe. We have checked the remaining opportunities for 2022 Calls, and we are anticipating the draft Work Programmes for 2023-2024. Horizon Europe structure Horizon Europe is structured around 3 […]


The research partnership within the Horizon Europe programme has a budget of €55,3B. The European Commission estimates that billions of euros are successfully coping with the tasks set in the EU’s green, digital, and health areas. Forty-nine research partnerships unite industry, members of the European Union, and various research organizations. Such a system helps avoid […]


At the end of April, the European Research Council announced the holders of its grants, among them 45 British scientists. But since the UK is not associated with the Horizon Europe programme, scientists will need to look for ways to relocate to other EU institutions. Grant holders have two months to resolve this issue. Otherwise, […]


The main goal of Horizon Europe Cities is to achieve climate neutrality by 2030. The European Commission has presented a list of 100 selected cities involved in the project to reduce the negative climate impact within the Horizon Europe Cities Mission. The selected cities are located throughout the European cities. At least one city in the […]


The European Commission, which has set ambitious goals in the direction of the green deal and the protection of cultural heritage, has not developed a clear action plan. Members of the European Parliament believe that the Horizon Europe programme could contribute to the development of this plan. For example, according to a European Parliament’s draft […]


The European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST) and the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) will provide additional opportunities for innovative projects in Central and Eastern Europe. The initiative’s primary goal is to help innovators take advantage of the services the two Horizon Europe-funded institutions have to offer while supporting the process of […]


The problem of online misinformation in the scientific community is taking on new dimensions connected to the Covid-19 pandemic and the developing debate about climate change. Many experts admit that it is becoming increasingly difficult for European scientists, especially those just starting their journey as researchers, to navigate the enormous flows of information on the […]


Approximately 65,000 Ukrainian doctoral students have been affected by the ongoing war. Some scientists have been continuing to work, shifting their focus to helping and supporting the military, while others were forced to leave the country. For example, Oleksandr Berezko, associate professor at the Lviv Polytechnic National University, continues to work to help the army: «Researchers […]


Last week we wrote about some provisions of the Horizon Europe programme that leaked online. This time, several research organizations have drafts that describe the priority in cultural and innovation ecosystems spheres. Innovation ecosystems  The European Commission has outlined its plan for financing projects aimed at developing innovation ecosystems across Europe for two years. The […]