The EU4Innovation initiative: European Union and Eastern Partnership countries stepping up cooperation on innovation

November 18, 2016

Hat: The EU4Innovation initiative: European Union and Eastern Partnership countries stepping up cooperation on innovation

Funding Scheme: 2016-11-18

Pgm2014 2020: Yes

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The new European Union initiative, EU4Innovation, will combine all European Union activities that support the development of Eastern Partnership countries innovation capacities, notably those funded under the Horizon 2020 programme and the European Neighbourhood Instrument (ENI).

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EU Commissioners and the respective Research and Innovation Ministers of the Eastern Partnership countries also discussed common challenges and responses to improving research and innovation cooperation. The Ministers reflected on how to integrate Eastern Partnership and EU Research and Innovation systems better and foster cooperation with and between the six Eastern Partnership countries further. This will bring new mobility opportunities for administrations, businesses, professionals, students and researchers and will foster research-industry partnerships amongst others.

Url description: Press room - European Commission

Url: http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-16-3716_en.htm