25/01/2016Online consultation: Modernising the EU's agenda for higher education
The European Commission has started to review the EU's modernisation agenda for higher education, published in 2011, to ensure EU activities in higher education are as useful as possible.
25/01/2016Dutch EU Council Presidency
On 1 January 2016, the Netherlands took over the Presidency of the Council of the European Union from Luxembourg and will hold it until 30 June 2016.
19/01/2016EIT launches 2016 call for new KICs
On 14 January 2016 the EIT published the 2016 Call for new Knowledge and Innovation Communities (KICs) for the creation of two new KICs: EIT Food and EIT Manufacturing.
26/11/2015Ex Post Evaluation of the 7th EU Framework Programme
On 19 November Carlos Moedas, Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation, received the report of the independent High Level Expert Group (HLEG) that has evaluated the EU's Seventh Framework Programme for Research and Technological Development (FP7).
RESAVER, the pan-European Pension Fund should remove pensions as a barrier to researchers’ mobility and contributes to the realisation of the European Research Area.
12/11/2015CESAER supports Science4Refugees initiative
CESAER supports the pan-European Science4Refugees initiative that was recently launched by the European Commission and calls upon its member universities to show solidarity to refugees.