Policy Analysis: Life Sciences, Policy
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The path to a healthy, wealthy Europe is stronger research

Over 600 researchers from all round Europe have contributed to a critical review of Horizon 2020. They say collaboration is needed across disciplines for the €80B research programme to deliver, writes EMRC Chair Liselotte Højgaard

Liselotte Højgaard, Chair of the European Medical Research Councils

In the autumn of 2011, the Copenhagen Research Forum (CRF) invited European researchers to contribute their comments and ideas on the six societal challenges - in health; food and agriculture; energy; transport; climate change and resources; and societies - that form an important part of Horizon 2020, the next EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation.

The final recommendations of these experts were published recently in the report, “Visions for Horizon 2020 – from Copenhagen Research...



Related subjects: Denmark, Horizon 2020, European Medical Research Councils, risk-taking

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