Sustainability

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Consultation to support the Green and Digital Transitions

In light of new European priorities such as the European Green Deal and Industrial and Digital Strategies, the European Commission has published a consultation on a draft proposal for the green and digital transition. The revision of the General Block Exemption Regulation (GBER) aims to promote...
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Smart Grids aim to make Clusters and SMEs more Energy Efficient

Energy Projects of Common Interest (PCIs) are cross-border energy infrastructure projects for building a more integrated and resilient EU energy market. On 19 November, the EU adopted the 5th list of energy Projects of Common Interest. The list contains 98 projects, including 67 in electricity...
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EU-Singapore Matchmaking Event Summary

The European Commission (EC) and Enterprise Singapore (ESG) jointly organised the EU – Singapore Matchmaking Event which took place virtually on 11th and 12th November 2021. The event was implemented in the context of the Singapore Week of Innovation and Technology (SWITCH). The EC and ESG were...
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WORTH II Open Call to Strengthen the Competitiveness of Creative SMEs

The WORTH II project aims to strengthen the competitiveness of SMEs in the fashion industries and lifestyle sector, increase their innovation capacities and help them in their transition to climate neutrality and digitalisation. By the end of WORTH II, a minimum of 200 trans-national partnerships...
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Scaling New European Bauhaus ventures Open Call

Are you a cluster, startup or scaleup developing innovative solutions to make Europe more sustainable and inclusive? The New European Bauhaus initiative aims to connect the European Green Deal to living spaces. It calls on all Europeans to imagine and build a sustainable and inclusive future. In...
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Enterprise Europe Network helps SMEs to become more Sustainable

The transition to economic, environmental and social sustainability has become a major priority for the European Commission. At the same time, all key actors have agreed that this transition must be based on a strong and resilient economy which is supported by SMEs. The Enterprise Europe Network...
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Stakeholder consultation for a resilient, innovative, sustainable and digital energy-intensive industries ecosystem

The European Commission has prepared a Staff Working Document to outline possible scenarios for a transition to a more resilient, innovative, sustainable and digital energy-intensive industries ecosystem. This document aims to launch a co-creation process for concrete actions, milestones and...
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Read DG GROW's guide for funding available for tourism businesses

Are you wondering what EU funding is available for tourism businesses? In 2020, the EU introduced a stimulus package worth €2.018 trillion. It consisted of the EU’s long-term budget for 2021 to 2027 under the multiannual financial framework and NextGenerationEU, a temporary instrument to help the...
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New European Bauhaus aims to bring the EU Green Deal to life

The New European Bauhaus initiative connects the European Green Deal to living spaces, calling on Europeans to build a sustainable and inclusive future. It will bring a cultural aspect to the Green Deal, aiming to demonstrate how sustainable innovation can positively impact daily life. In this...
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Contribute now to the Manufacturing our Future Survey

Are you in the manufacturing industry? The European Commission has launched a survey to gather the views of the European manufacturing community on future manufacturing priorities for 2030. Context The EU needs to build capacity to fight a large number of challenges ahead, such as climate change...
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European Alliance Against Coronavirus Recap - Clusters and the Enterprise Europe Network in the tourism sector

On 29 June, the European Alliance Against Coronavirus talked about the collaboration between clusters and the Enterprise Europe Network in the field of tourism. Aija Konisevska Azadi, EEN Sector Group Tourism & Culture Heritage​, presented the activities of this EEN sector group, which has 34...
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EU-South MED call for expression of interest now open!

We are pleased to announce that the call for expression of interest for the EU - South MED Cluster Matchmaking event is now open! The EU – South MED Cluster Matchmaking Event will take place virtually on 12-13 October 2021 in the context of the ‘TechDays – Match Up!’ event by THE NEXT SOCIETY. The...