SPEECH/16/4206  01-12-2016 - Speech by Commissioner Carlos Moedas at the SET Plan 2016 – Central European Conference on Energy Union 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Speech Brussels, 1 December 2016 Commissioner Carlos Moedas - Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation     Ladies and gentlemen,   Energy is fundamental to our economy. To our environment. And to our way of life.
IP/16/3567  28-10-2016 - Human and Animal Health: Commission continues fight against Antimicrobial Resistance with announcement of second Action Plan 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 28 October 2016 The EU Commissioner for Health and Food Safety, Vytenis Andriukaitis confirmed the renewed commitment in tackling antimicrobial resistance (AMR) that is one of the biggest health threats facing humanity today.
IP/16/3444  18-10-2016 - Commission proposes first research partnership in the Mediterranean to increase food and water sustainability 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 18 October 2016 Commission proposed first research partnership of its kind in the Mediterranean Area to develop much-needed novel solutions for sustainable water management and food production.
MEMO/16/3472  18-10-2016 - Questions & Answers: PRIMA initiative 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 18 October 2016 Commission proposed first research partnership of its kind in the Mediterranean Area to develop much-needed novel solutions for sustainable water management and food production.
MEMO/16/2604  25-07-2016 - Horizon 2020: Work Programme update supports competitiveness through open science. 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 25 July 2016 Spanning seven years (2014 to 2020) and working with a budget of €77 billion, Horizon 2020 is the biggest EU research and innovation funding programme ever. Today, the European Commission confirmed the calls and other actions of the second year of...
IP/16/2486  14-07-2016 - Innovation performance compared: How innovative is your country? 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 14 July 2016 Today the Commission released the 2016 results of the European Innovation Scoreboard, the Regional Innovation Scoreboard and the Innobarometer. The main findings are that EU innovation is catching up with Japan and the US, Sweden is once again the innovation leader,...
MEMO/16/2487  14-07-2016 - Innovation performance compared: How innovative is your country? 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 14 July 2016 Questions and answers EUROPEAN INNOVATION SCOREBOARD What is the European Innovation Scoreboard (EIS)? The European Innovation Scoreboard[1] provides a comparative assessment of research and innovation performance and the relative strengths and weaknesses of national research and innovation systems.
IP/16/2063  03-06-2016 - European Union joins Mission Innovation, a global initiative on clean energy 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 3 June 2016 As the 21st member of Mission Innovation the EU will accelerate global clean energy innovation with the objective to make clean energy widely affordable. The European Union has joined Mission Innovation, a global initiative on clean energy, at its inaugural ministerial...
IP/16/1785  19-05-2016 - Armenia joins Horizon 2020 to work with EU in research and innovation 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 May 2016 Researchers and innovators from Armenia will now have full access to Horizon 2020, the EU's research and innovation funding programme, under the same conditions as their counterparts from EU Member States and other associated countries.
IP/16/1630  29-04-2016 - Georgia joins Horizon 2020, the EU's Research and Innovation Programme 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 29 April 2016 Researchers and innovators from Georgia will now be able to participate in Horizon 2020, the EU's framework programme for research and innovation, under the same conditions as their counterparts from EU Member States and other associated countries*.