PRESS CONFERENCE: impact of COVID-19 and budget cuts on the next generation of EU researchers

The Marie Curie Alumni Association (MCAA), the Young Academy of Europe (YAE) and Eurodoc, with the initiative of Initiative for Science in Europe (ISE), presented their analyses about the impact of covid-19 and budget cuts in a press conference on Monday 28th of September at 11am CEST. 

Today is European Equal Pay Day

Today is European Equal Pay Day.   Women in the EU still earn on average 16% less than men, that is only a slight improvement from last year's 16.2%. Spread out over a year, this would be equivalent to women working two months for free compared to men.  

Horizon 2020 funding for UK participants - if there’s no Brexit deal in October 2019

Tomorrow will see a new Prime Minister take on the BREXIT challenge. Specifically, he has not ruled out a no deal scenario. Delivering the deal negotiated with the EU remains the government’s top priority. This has not changed. The text below is the governments current advice to UK participants. It deals with funding issues.