Papers

  • Press Release : Interim evaluation of Horizon Europe

    Initiative for Science in Europe (ISE) welcomes the announcement of the Expert group on the interim evaluation of Horizon Europe The Initiative for Science in Europe welcomes the nomination of the members of the expert group on the interim evaluation of Horizon Europe, and congratulates Manuel Heitor on his appointment as Chair of this group.…

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  • ISE Opinion Paper on the Proposal for a European Framework for Research Careers

    ISE welcomes the fact that the Commission wants to strengthen researchers’ careers to attract and retain talents and make the overall system stronger and more competitive — as showed by the the European Commission Directorate General Research and Innovation (DG RTD) “Proposal for a COUNCIL RECOMMENDATION on a European framework to attract and retain research,…

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  • ISE Contribution on Academic Freedom

    ISE calls on the European Union to protect, by all means, legal and institutional, the Academic freedom of researchers. You can access and download the document via the button below.

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  • Press Release: ISE Welcomes Commissioner Ivanova

    PRESS RELEASE: ISE welcomes Commissioner Iliana Ivanova Strasbourg, October 12, 2023 ISE congratulates Iliana Ivanova on her appointment as Commissioner in charge of Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth. Her European experience as MEP and in the European Court of Auditors but also at national level, renders her highly qualified for the position as she demonstrated during…

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  • The Association of ERC GRANTEES joins ISE

    PRESS RELEASE The Association of ERC Grantees (AERG) joins the Initiative for Science in Europe (ISE) Brussels-Strasbourg, October 23, 2023 Founded in September 2020 and granted official recognition as an International Non-Profit Organization in October 2022, the Association of ERC Grantees (AERG) is committed to representing and supporting the community of European Research Council grantees…

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  • Statement on the planned ReICO Observatory

    Following the Manifesto for Early Career Researchers that ISE published in September of 2022, and which has been endorsed by 28 European organisations, 33 national organisations and hundreds of individuals, ISE has called for a plan to radically improve working conditions and career paths for early career researchers. In January 2023, then Commissioner for Innovation,…

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