Horizon 2020
The EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation

Raw Materials

Today, the European Commission announced an investment of €8.5 billion to be released during 2017 into research and innovation, following an update to the Work Programme of Horizon 2020, the EU's research and innovation funding programme. Read more
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. Read more
The EU's Horizon 2020 research funding programme has now a more specific set of rules on research integrity to be followed by beneficiaries. This is thanks to the new provisions in the Horizon 2020 Model Grant Agreement. Read more
From 26/09/2016 to 27/09/2016
Incheba conference centre, Bratislava, Slovakia
ICT Proposers' day 2106 is a networking event promoting European ICT Research & Innovation and focusing on the Horizon 2020 Work Programme for 2016-17. Registration is now open for this event. Read more
For Horizon 2020, the Commission has a legal obligation to monitor continually and systematically its implementation, to report annually and to disseminate the results of this monitoring. The first Annual Monitoring Report under Horizon 2020 is a comprehensive publication encompassing the analysis of Horizon 2020 through its calls closed in 2014 Read more
From 22/02/2016 to 25/02/2016
Barcelona (ES)
The Graphene Flagship introduces a Graphene Zone at the 2016 Mobile World Congress - #MWC16 - #GrapheneMWC. Alongside co-exhibitors from industry and academia, the Flagship will highlight graphene in mobile applications, stretching from bendable batteries to new wearables sensors. Read more
What can the EU learn from the world's best players in raw materials technology and scientific developments? The INTRAW project has analysed raw materials policies and practices in Australia, Canada, Japan, South Africa and the United States. Read more
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Learn how FET-project DIACAT will contribute to reduce greenhouse emissions. Read more
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The second cut-off of the Future and Emerging Technologies (FET) Open call on 31 March 2015 resulted in 14 new projects retained for funding, 11 of them for Research and Innovation Actions (RIA) and three for Coordination and Support Actions (CSA). Read more
Poorly managed resource extraction can have a considerably negative impact on the environment, in particular on drinking water, and on individuals and societies. An EU-funded STRADE project will examine how can the sustainable supply of raw materials for the European Union be secured and sustainably exploited as well as how can the European Union successfully work together with developing countries on an international level. Read more