Resilience

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Consultation for clusters in Research and Innovation is now open

Increasing breakthrough technologies across European industrial ecosystems is vital for a resilient, green and digital industry. The European Commission is preparing industrial technology roadmaps with the aim of ensuring that research results enabling the transformation towards the EU’s Green Deal...
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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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How virtual marketplaces make SMEs more resilient

Since the COVID-19 pandemic began in 2020, the health crisis has had a huge impact on SMEs globally. Since then, they face a challenging economic climate while having to deliver competitive and high-quality services. Many SMEs found it difficult to stay connected to their customers during the...
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SMEs on the road to recovery

The European Union is currently working to reach its goal of vaccinating 70% of its citizens. European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen has announced that an additional 1.8 billion doses of the COVID-19 vaccine will be delivered by BioNTech/Pfizer. As these are delivered, more and more EU...
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Strategies and actions to increase resilience in SMEs

On 15 April, the European Alliance Against Coronavirus discussed how to increase resilience in SMEs with Veronica Elena Bocci from DITECFER. The session took place in the frame of the Spanish Cluster Congress 2021. Veronica highlighted that disruptions happen at a higher frequency than we might...
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Europe aims for sustainable recovery with the Recovery and Resilience Facility

The European Semester Spring Package aims to provide fiscal guidance to EU Member States as they reopen their economies. This guidance will help Member States to make use of the Recovery and Resilience Facility (RRF) and the NextGenerationEU, the EU’s largest ever stimulus package. Fiscal policy...
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Recommendations for cluster policies to boost resilience and foster the green and digital transitions

The European Expert Group on Clusters recently published a recommendation report on how to use clusters to boost the green and digital transitions and resilience. The report contains 15 specific recommendations, along with examples of good practices. It offers ideas for policymakers at European...
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Cluster congress of Spanish federation Clusters.es at Forum Transfiere

It is time for the yearly meet-up of clusters in Spain! The Spanish cluster federation Clusters.es will celebrate its cluster congress 2021 in Málaga, Andalusia, on 14 and 15 April. Taking all necessary safety measures for this first presential meeting after a long time at Forum Transfiere, Clusters...

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Resilience from a multi-level network perspective

Summary of the European Alliance Against Coronavirus Daily Webinar on 6 July 2020. This morning session was dedicated to the concept of resilience, as it is one of the keywords in the European Recovery Plan. Expert Prof. Céline Rozenblat from University of Lausanne introduced the resilience concept...