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Global demand for food is expected to increase by 70% by 2050, while a steep increase in biomass use will also put pressure on agriculture. Feeding the world without damaging the environment is the focus of World Food Day 2014 - and the goal of several EU-funded research projects. [read more]
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 05 December 2014 The European Union and Switzerland are today (5 December 2014) signing a comprehensive international agreement associating Switzerland to parts of Horizon 2020, Research and Training Programme of Euratom and the ITER project. [read more]
Today, 5 December, is World Soil Day, which celebrates the importance of soil as a vital contributor to ecosystems' functioning, food, water and energy security, and as a mitigator of biodiversity loss and climate change. World Soil Day aims to connect people with soils and raise awareness of their importance in our lives. [read more]
IK4-TEKNIKER leads a European alliance to create robotic solutions that will collaborate efficiently and safely in industrial manufacturing centres. [read more]
Researchers are now developing personalised food for elderly people with chewing or swallowing problems, by working on printable versions of meat and vegetables [read more]
European collaboration has taken a significant step in the production of biological membranes. [read more]
The winners of the CommNet Impact Awards were announced last night at the CommNet event: Building the Bioeconomy – Creating Impact through Communication: CommNet’s 3rd Bioeconomy Forum & Final Conference - Dialogues, Debates, Awards at the Crowne Plaza Hotel Brussels, Belgium. [read more]
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Investment in research and development by companies based in the EU grew by 2.6% in 2013, despite the unfavourable economic environment. However, this growth has slowed in comparison to the previous year's 6.8%. It is also below the 2013 world average (4.9%), and lags behind companies based in the US (5%) and Japan (5.5%). [read more]
New ENBUS! smartphone app helps home owners on the way to energy efficiency [read more]