LIFE 2017 call for project proposals: A new opportunity for green jobs and growth
A LIFE Information & Networking Event to be held in Brussels on 31 May 2017. This event will be held during EU Green Week 2017 with the theme of ‘A new opportunity for green jobs and growth’ and there may be other events during the week that may be of interest.
€16.6m worth of EU funding set to transform cross–border business research and innovation
Approximately €16.6m has been offered, under the EU’s INTERREG VA Programme, to develop the Research & Innovation capacity of over 1,400 SMEs on a cross–border basis, through the ‘Co–Innovate’ project.
The funding offer is the first to be announced under the European Union’s INTERREG VA Programme. Upon completion the project will increase the proportion of SMEs and micro–businesses involved in cross–border R&I collaboration within Northern Ireland, Western Scotland and the Border Region of Ireland from 22% to 33%.
EU wants to start an “energy efficiency wave” across Europe