Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions: €161.5 million to support research and innovation staff exchanges and to co-fund training programmes

The Commission announced new calls for proposals under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions’ (MSCA) Staff Exchanges and Co-funding of regional, national and international programmes (COFUND) strands. The 2021 COFUND call, with a total budget of €89 million, will close on 10 February 2022, whereas the 2021 Staff Exchanges call, with a budget of €72.5 million, will close on 9 March […]

Brazilian funding agencies and European Commission sign an Administrative Arrangement to step up cooperation in research and innovation

The European Commission and three Brazilian funding agencies; the National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq), the Funding Agency for Studies and Projects (FINEP) and the Brazilian National Council of State Funding Agencies (CONFAP) signed an Administrative Arrangement on the mechanisms to support Brazilian participation in Horizon Europe (2021-2027) collaborative projects, Partnerships and Missions. […]

Merfish joined Marie Curie Staff Exchange programme Infoday

MERFISH project joined this morning a information day webminar related to Marie Curie Staff Exchanges info session has feature speakers from the European Research Executive Agency (REA), and DG Education and Culture (EAC), as well as testimonials from our current beneficiaries. MSCA Staff Exchanges fund short-term international, interdisciplinary and inter-sectoral exchanges of staff members involved […]

Coast to Coast: Nature-Based Solutions for Climate, Biodiversity & People

Hosted by the RSPB and the Environment Agency, this event will showcase successful examples of habitat restoration in coastal wetlands and illustrate the benefits to climate mitigation, adaptation and resilience, the economy, and health and well-being of local communities. The event will share lessons learned from implementation and community engagement and facilitate discussion around the […]

PRIMA event webinar The Future of Sustainable Mediterranean diet

On occasion of the #MediterraneanDay, #PRIMAProgram organizes the webinar “The Future of Sustainable #MediterraneanDiet: challenges, opportunities and actions” on 25th November.Read the program https://bit.ly/WebinarMedDiet Register here https://bit.ly/PRIMAMedDiet

Zero Pollution Stakeholder Platform and MERFISH

DG Environment of the European Commission, in cooperation with the Committee of the Regions, has set up a new Zero Pollution Stakeholder Platform to support the implementation of the Zero Pollution Action Plan. The Platform will bring together stakeholders and experts of different policy areas, such as health, agriculture, research and innovation, transport, digitalisation and the environment. It […]

EU Commission adopts zero pollution action plan

The European Commission on May 12 adopted the Zero Pollution action plan, which sets out an integrated vision for 2050 where pollution is reduced to levels that are no longer harmful to human health and natural ecosystems and the steps to get there. The EU Action Plan: “Towards Zero Pollution for Air, Water and Soil” […]

MERFISH joined Science is Wonderful! 2021

Science is Wonderful! brings the world of science to primary and secondary schools all over Europe. Scientists from all disciplines are ready to exchange online with teachers and pupils speaking any language, to inspire them and show them the magical world of research. The event will take place from 10 to 26 November. MERFISH consortium will […]