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FORWARD videos featured on the EU website!

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We are glad to announce that our recently developed videos have been featured on the website of the EU Commission (DG Regio)! You can read the news on the EU website here. And… Do not forget to watch the two videos: the first video introduces the FORWARD project and its objectives; the second video provides […]

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Exploiting Widening opportunities in La Reunion

La Reunion

Initiated under Horizon 2020, the “Widening participation and spreading Excellence” programme aims at boosting the R&I systems in widening countries, fostering their participation in the FP and facilitating collaborative links all across EU. This programme is now open to outermost regions which are eligible for coordinators, offering new opportunities for La Reunion. To raise awareness […]

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Horizon Europe Training in Madeira

Madeira

Within the FORWARD project, the Regional Agency for the Development of Research, Technology and Innovation and the University of Madeira organise a face-to-face training programme on Horizon Europe (HE) in Madeira. The training programme is composed of multiple capcity building sessions, taking place from 25th until 28th May. 25th: Training for first-time participants in EU-funded […]

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FORWARD lands on Zenodo open-access repository

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Our FORWARD project has created its own profile on Zenodo – the official EU open-access repository for Horizon 2020 funded projects. You can check our community here. There, we have published, and will continue to publish, all FORWARD public data. You also will find our approved deliverables, including the 9 Outermost Regions’ diagnoses and the Capacity […]

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Possibilities for the participation of Canarian entities in Horizon Europe

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Canary Islands

The Regional Ministry of Economy, Knowledge and Employment, through the Canary Islands Agency for Research, Innovation and the Information Society (ACIISI), has opened the registration to participate in the virtual meeting “Possibilities for the participation of Canary Islands entities in Horizon Europe”.

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Registration is open for training in collaborative R+D+i European projects – 17, 18 and 19 February 2021

Canary Islands

The Oceanic Platform of the Canary Islands (PLOCAN) coordinates the delivery of 3 training courses of 2 hours each within the framework of the “FORWARD (Fostering Research excellence in the Outermost Regions)” project. FORWARD aims to increase the participation in European projects of the entities established in the ORs.

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Social sciences and social innovation

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Fostering Research Excellence in EU Outermost Regions