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Semi-Finalists Announced for the European Social Innovation Competition

Thirty semi-finalists have been announced in this year’s European Social Innovation Competition. The announcement was made by the European Commission and the European Innovation Council and SME Executive Agency (EISMEA). In total, the competition received 565 applications – from this high number...
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Catch up on the Horizon Europe newsletter on food, bioeconomy, natural resources, agriculture and environment

The July edition for the Horizon Europe newsletter on food, bioeconomy, natural resources, agriculture and environment (Cluster 6) is now available! The latest issue contains various news on Horizon Europe, new projects and upcoming events such as the EuroGEO workshop 2021. The main highlight of...
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Roadmap published for Delivering the EU Green Deal

The European Commission has released a comprehensive roadmap outlining how the EU economy can transition towards a more sustainable future. The document is titled Delivering the European Green Deal. The goal is to make Europe the first climate neutral continent in the world. For this to be achieved...
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LIFE programme Call for Proposals: Green-related activities, 30 November

The first LIFE Call for Proposals has been announced, and over EUR 580 million is available in funding! Organisations are invited to submit their project proposals and ideas. The Open Call is under the new LIFE programme 2021–2027, and funding tenders are categorised into four sub-programmes: Nature...
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Apply for the first LIFE programme Call for Proposals

The first LIFE Call for Proposals has been announced, and over EUR 580 million is available in funding! Organisations are invited to submit their project proposals and ideas. The Open Call is under the new LIFE programme 2021–2027, and funding tenders are categorised into four sub-programmes: Nature...
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NextGenerationEU supports Europe on the road to recovery

NextGenerationEU will support Europe's recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic and help to build a greener, more digital and more resilient Europe. Key goals of NextGenerationEU include financing measures for the green and digital transitions, as well as swiftly addressing the consequences of the...
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First sustainability workshops organised by 'Towards Green Transition' Facility winners

The ‘Towards Green Transition’ Facility is an initiative by the European Cluster Collaboration Platform (ECCP) which enables clusters registered at the ECCP to promote green transition skills amongst their members through technical advisory support by highly qualified advisors. The winners were...
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EU budget to help Europe on the road to a green, digital, and resilient future

On 8 June, the European Commission proposed an annual budget of €167.8 billion for 2022, as well as an additional €143.5 billion under NextGenerationEU. The draft budget is part of the EU’s long-term plan, which was adopted at the end of 2020. It seeks to turn key priorities into concrete actions...
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Digitising green spaces hackathon

The CASSINI Hackathons and Mentoring programme is a series of 6 hackathons that tackle global challenges in European space technologies. They are spreading awareness and accessibility of space technology to protect the world’s natural spaces. From 18–20 June, hackers in 10 cities across Europe have...
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The Towards Green Transition facility has started!

We are pleased to announce that the Towards Green Transition Facility has been launched.  The aim of the facility is to enable clusters to promote green transition skills among their members through technical advisory support by highly qualified advisors. Last week, separate orientation sessions...
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Striving towards a greener Europe in urban areas

EU institutions, Member-States, regions and cities have stressed the importance of the energy transition and climate adaptation at an urban level for many years now. To accelerate these transitions, the UK will host the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) in Glasgow on 12...
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Sustainable industrial innovation through renewable energies

In the meeting on 9 March, the European Alliance Against Coronavirus talked with Gilles Colson, Cluster GreenWin​, Cédric Brüll, Cluster TWEED, and Axel Soyez from Desimone about Wallonia’s strategy on renewable energies to increase sustainable industrial innovation. Context The cluster GreenWin is...