IP/15/4521  03-03-2015 - From emergency to recovery: EU mobilises efforts to end Ebola and alleviate its impact 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 03 March 2015 The “Ebola: from emergency to recovery” conference is taking place in Brussels today under the organisation and patronage of the European Union. While international efforts have reduced the number of Ebola infections in recent months, it is critical to maintain the...
MEMO/15/4507  02-03-2015 - EU response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 02 March 2015 West Africa is facing the largest and most complex Ebola epidemic on record. Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone are the most affected countries. Over 22 900 people have been infected, more than 9 200 of whom have died.
SPEECH/15/4532  02-03-2015 - Momentum for European Innovation and Competitiveness 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] 02 March 2015 Carlos Moedas - Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation   Berlin, "European Investment Bank Conference" Ladies and Gentlemen,   My message to you is simple, that in the future we will be judged for the investments we choose to...
IP/15/4084  05-02-2015 - Commission helps bring Europe's best innovations to the market 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 05 February 2015 With the support of the European Research Council (ERC) "Proof of Concept" grants, 59 researchers in Europe will now get the chance to turn their inventions into viable products.
IP/15/3885  30-01-2015 - New grants to help close the gap in research excellence across Europe 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 30 January 2015 The EU is today announcing new grants that will help bridge the research excellence gap between Member States and strengthen competitiveness and growth across Europe.
IP/15/3343  16-01-2015 - EU research efforts at front line of fight against Ebola 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 16 January 2015 The EU has acted decisively since the early stages of the current Ebola crisis and is today announcing its latest actions in the field of research. Support to research is part of the EU's response, together with humanitarian aid, expertise, international...
IP/14/2634  15-12-2014 - EU backs 328 top early-career researchers with €485 million 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 15 December 2014 The European Research Council (ERC) has selected 328 first class scientists to receive its prestigious Starting Grants, worth up to €2 million each. The awarded €485 million contributes to supporting a new generation of top scientists in Europe developing so-called "blue...
IP/14/2383  05-12-2014 - Switzerland and EU join forces in science and research 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 05 December 2014 The European Union and Switzerland are today (5 December 2014) signing a comprehensive international agreement associating Switzerland to parts of Horizon 2020, Research and Training Programme of Euratom and the ITER project.
IP/14/2342  04-12-2014 - EU companies must boost R&D investment to stay globally competitive 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 04 December 2014 Investment in research and development by companies based in the EU grew by 2.6% in 2013, despite the unfavourable economic environment. However, this growth has slowed in comparison to the previous year's 6.8%.
MEMO/14/2347  04-12-2014 - World trends in R&D private investment. Facts and figures 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 04 December 2014 The European Commission published today its 2014 EU Industrial R&D Investment Scoreboard. The Scoreboard is based on a sample of 2500 companies, the world's top investors in Research and Development (R&D) and equivalent to about 90% of the total expenditure on...