Six leading science organisations from across the world have identified three important principles for continuing and optimising public investment in science and engineering. These principles were presented to Carlos Moedas at ESOF 2016 in Manchester, UK.
At ESOF 2016, the EuroScience Science Policy Working Group will host a panel discussion on improving public research funding mechanisms for scientist. The session will be held in the EuroScience Room on Wednesday July 27 from 14.15 – 15.30.
The EC has published its budget proposal indicating from where it will draw the funds for its own contribution to the European Fund for Strategic Investment
The European Commission has published from which budgets it will draw the funds for its own contribution to the European Fund for Strategic Investments, which then should trigger a multiplier effect through contributions from the European Investment Bank, national governments and the private sector.
“They have chosen ignorance” is an Open Letter co-signed by several scientists. They describe the current problems scientists are facing.