Research Headlines - Behind the wall: uncovering the effectiveness of migration policy Comprehensive new databases of migration flows and policy data since World War II highlight how some policy choices have had unintended effects.
Research Headlines - Buy locally, buy quality: sustainability in public food procurement School meals don't matter only to kids and their parents. Like other services within the scope of public sector food procurement, they also matter economically. Determination to source produce locally ...
Events - MIME Third Stakeholder Forum Meeting - 21 June 2017, Riga, Latvia A number of European and overseas stakeholders not involved as partners in MIME have agreed to interact with the MIME consortium through the Stakeholder Forum.
The persons representing these stakeholders ...
Events - Social Innovation – Research and Policy of the Future: towards a comprehensive innovation policy - 24-25 October 2017, Brussels The conference, titled "Social Innovation – Research and Policy of the Future: towards a comprehensive innovation policy" on 24th and 25th October in Brussels, is going to be one of ...
Events - Mobility and Inclusion in Multilingual Europe (MIME) – A preview of research results - 27 April 2017, Brussels The MIME project answers the Commission's request for analysis and practical orientationsregarding the handling of individual and societal multilingualism in a time of change. Theproject presents several notable features. In ...
Events - MIND SETS project Final Conference, Brussels, 22 and 23 May - 22-23 May 2017, Bouche à Oreille Conference Centre - 11, Rue Félix Hap, B-1040 Bruxelles Come to the final conference of the Horizon 2020 project MIND-SETS, organised together with the Horizon2020 project Mobility4EU: "Towards user-centric transport in Europe. Challenges, solutions and collaborations". The event will ...
Events - The future of EU citizenship - 26-28 April 2017, Brussels Could the citizenship rights enjoyed by EU citizens be under threat?
Are Europeans fully aware of their citizenship rights - and using them to full effect?
In the 21st Century, ...
Events - 5th UNI-SET Energy Clustering Event will focus on science & skills for renewables integration - 2 June 2017, Leuven, Belgium From 31 May to 2 June 2017, KU Leuven (Belgium) hosts the 5th UNI-SET Energy Clustering Event (ECE) on the SET-Plan Core Priority “N°1 in Renewable Energy”. The event intends ...
Events - 5th UNI-SET Energy Clustering Event will focus on science & skills for renewables integration - 2 June 2017, Leuven, Belgium From 31 May to 2 June 2017, KU Leuven (Belgium) hosts the 5th UNI-SET Energy Clustering Event (ECE) on the SET-Plan Core Priority “N°1 in Renewable Energy”.
The event intends ...
Events - Integrated Macro-Financial Modelling for Robust Policy Design - MACFINROBODS final conference - 4-6 April 2017, Goethe University Frankfurt In this project 11 European Universities collaborate with the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre in a consortium of experienced researchers in the field of macro- and financial economics, supported by ...
Events - Demand-side measures against trafficking – DemandAT Final Conference - 10 May 2017, Brussels The final DemandAT conference brings together researchers from the project consortium, NGOs, policy makers, representatives of international organisations and academics. The conference will critically examine the potential and the limits ...
Research Headlines - Nearer to the neuron Language, reasoning and learning are abilities powered by the neocortex, the folded grey matter on the outside of the brain. But how does its neuronal circuitry actually handle information? Using ...
Research Headlines - Sharing information for better cyber security The EU-funded SISSDEN project will create, deploy and operate a network of sensors to detect, collect and share information about potential threats to cyber security and how to tighten computer ...
Research Headlines - Twinning for human rights research excellence Through the EU's twinning initiative for research bodies, Tallinn University has teamed up with the Danish Institute for Human Rights and Germany's Walther Schücking Institute of International Law to expand ...
Events - 6th European Conference on Corporate R&D and Innovation CONCORDi 2017 - 27-29 September 2017, Seville, Spain CONCORDi 2017 is the bi-annual European Conference on Corporate R&D and Innovation.
Organised by the Joint Research Centre in association with the OECD, CONCORDi 2017 aims to identify the research, ...
Events - GLOBAL VALUE virtual launch - 12-14 June 2017, Vienna, Austria GLOBAL VALUE is launching a toolkit based on three years of research on corporate impact measurement & management between 12-14 June 2017. Join the virtual launch and participate in exciting ...
Research Headlines - Belgian schools: bringing equal opportunities to immigrant children The Belgian school system is highly segregated. Poorer standards of education are seen in schools where pupils are predominantly of immigrant background. EU researchers are compiling new datasets and information ...
Research Headlines - Pathways to success for second-generation migrants Many children of migrants, born in their adopted homeland, have successfully overcome the odds and enjoy 'elite' status with well paid jobs. By studying these individuals, EU researchers hope to ...
Success Stories - An old technology revisited to save lives at sea Take a look at the prototype of a small experimental sort of zeppelin. It has been equipped with sophisticated radars and sensors with one goal in mind; to become a ...

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