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UEL researcher explores conflict prevention in the Western Balkans

Vassilis-FouskasNew research into alternative conflict prevention in the Western Balkans is being explored today at a workshop co-hosted by UEL in cooperation with the University of Banja Luka, and the Ministry of Science and Technology of the Republic of Srpska, Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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UKRO – sign up now for H2020 updates

The UKRO Portal provides regular updates and daily news on EU funding programmes, with a particular focus on Horizon 2020. The Portal also provides information on other European funding programmes and has a dedicated EU policy section. When signing up, you can tailor your profile to meet your specific needs, by selecting research and policy areas of interest and by determining the frequency of email updates.

Horizon 2020 started at the beginning of this year and the first set of calls has been launched. UKRO keeps you up to date on the latest Horizon 2020 developments, including on the work programme development, the likely timetable for future calls, application, proposal writing and project implementation advice, information on networking and brokerage events, information days, partner searches and relevant related policy developments.

Signing up only takes a few minutes: New users from organisations that subscribe to UKRO can set up a profile on the UKRO Portal by going to http://www.ukro.ac.uk. There is a Quick Registration option or the option to tailor your profile according to specific areas of interest.

 

News : Watch video on ‘step by step’ guide to ERC grants

The European Research Council (ERC) has this latest film which will give you an overview of the schemes and what the ERC are looking for.

The ERC encourages in particular proposals that cross disciplinary boundaries, pioneering ideas that address new and emerging fields and applications that introduce unconventional, innovative approaches.

The film is just over 5 minutes long  and will help break down the comprehensive guidance found on their website and call documents.

The film can be found here: ‘Step by Step to ERC Grants

News and calls: EU Horizon 2020 calls and information update

The following new items are available on the UKRO portal (http://www.ukro.ac.uk):

Non-FP Funding

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The European Commission, Directorate-General for Enterprise and Industry, has published a call for the provision of ‘Enterprise Europe Network: Growth-oriented business support services improving competitiveness and access to markets for EU enterprises’ under the EU programme for Competitiveness of Enterprises and SMEs (COSME).
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The European Commission, Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA), has published a call for proposals regarding Joint Mobility Projects (JMP) and Joint Degree Projects (JDP) under the ICI Education Cooperation Programme.
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The European Commission, Directorate-General for Home Affairs, has published a call for proposals for a Prevention and Fight Against Crime programme as a part of the ISEC Programme.
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The European Commission, Directorate-General for Enterprise and Industry, has published a call concerning Transfer of Business.
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The European Commission, Directorate-General for Justice, has published a call for proposals regarding the Fundamental Rights and Citizenship – Action grants 2013.

News: Horizon 2020 database of independent experts for European research and innovation

Join the database of independent experts for European research and innovation.

The European Commission appoints independent experts to assist with research and innovation assignments including the evaluation of proposals, monitoring of projects, and evaluation of programmes, and design of policy.

Find out more here