RI-LINKS2UA E-Journal Summer Edition 2017 published
The RI-LINKS2UA team happily announces the publishing of the next E-Journal. The present edition aims to inform you about the project activities which have happened since then. As usual, we also compiled selected infos from external sources regarding the EU-Ukraine STI cooperation for you.
News highlight: The EU Council adopted the EU-Ukraine association agreement on July 11. This decision paves the way for concluding the Association Agreement between the European Union and Ukraine. The Association Agreemenet was first signed back in 2014 and much progress has been made in Ukraine ever since.
Among others, the “RI-LINKS2UA News” section reports on the visa liberalisation now in place for Ukrainian citizens travelling to the EU, the ongoing preparations for the EU-EaP summit in November in Brussels and the efforts made by the EaP countries to further develop their energy efficiency strategies.
In Ukraine, the 24 members for the newly established National Council for Science & Technoloy have been announced, and the National Academy of Sciences has created a dedicated office for the evaluation of Ukrainian research institutions.
Under “event reviews” you can find a the events organised and implemented by the RI-LINKS2UA project over the last few months (Horizon 2020 proposal writing training in June in Kyiv) . Next, you can read the latest news from the Research & Innovation sector in the EU , including updateson the first evaluation of the Horizon 2020 programme and the proposed measurements to simplify the programme in the future (and many more news)., The eJournal is completed by our recommended publications and the list of upcoming events open for participation – please feel warmly invited to join us or our partners for the events of your interest.
Lastly, we selected some open EU funded calls which you might be interested in. Through our website you can also reach the full list of open calls currently announced on the Horizon 2020 platform. We hope you will enjoy reading the 3 rd edition of the RI-LINKS2UA eJournal “Summer Edition” and find some useful information for your specific purposes.
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