All Papers

  • ISE’s Main Recommendations for Horizon Europe and FP10

    October 26, 2023 Shield Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions and the European Research Council Two programmes, the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) and the European Research Council (ERC), each with different yet complementary objectives and criteria, have demonstrated their exceptional ability to identify excellence in Europe. They are the only programmes currently available for conducting bottom-up, curiosity-driven, and…

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  • ISE Calls Attention to the Ongoing Multiannual Financial Framework Mid-Term Revision

    Last week (December 14 and 15, 2023), during the European Council meeting under Spanish Presidency, the mid-term revision of the Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) 2021-2027 was on the agenda. ISE and its members do not ignore the challenges that the EU and its Member States face today, along with the ensuing great levels of uncertainty.…

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  • 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

    ISE welcomes Commissioner Iliana 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…

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