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This project has received funding from the European Unionís Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 652637.



New rules for funding salaries in Horizon 2020 grants adopted

The Commission has modified the Horizon 2020 Model Grant Agreements to introduce a new definition of additional remuneration.



Public consultation on modernising and simplifying the common agricultural policy (CAP)

DG AGRI has launched a consultation as part of a broad consultation process and an impact assessment of the CAP. The consultation is open until the 2nd May 2017.



Social sciences and humanities integration into H2020 SC2

Net4society, the international network of National Contact Points for the Societal Challenge 6 ‘Europe in a changing world: inclusive, innovative and reflective societies’ elaborated a document on integration of social sciences and humanities (SSH) aspects into H2020-SC2 topics.



Call for Expressions of Interest 2016 for experts to be appointed members of the Scientific Committee of the BBI JU

Highly skilled, open-minded and independent experts with an innovative vision for the bio-based industries in Europe, who could join the current Scientific Committee, are welcome.



Updated information on Swiss participation in Horizon 2020

As of 1 January 2017, the Association Agreement with Switzerland applies to all parts of Horizon 2020 (full association). In consequence, entities from Switzerland can thus receive financial contributions from the European Commission in all calls of Horizon 2020.