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Commission unblocks Poland’s recovery plan

Commission unblocks Poland’s recovery plan

(02 June 2022) - The European Commission yesterday approved the €35.4 billion recovery plan for Poland after a long delay due to Warsaw’s opposition to roll back judicial reforms. Kpalion The COVID-19 funds had been put on hold by the EU executive over concerns...

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Details of financial support to Ukraine postponed

Details of financial support to Ukraine postponed

(01 June 2022) - European leaders have agreed on €9 billion in macro-financial support for Ukraine, but they postponed decisions on the nature of the support and how it should be funded. Wikimedia Commons The EU leaders thus followed the proposal by the EU Commission...

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The winners of the LIFE 2022 awards

The winners of the LIFE 2022 awards

(31 May 2022) - Yesterday afternoon, the LIFE Programme for environment and climate action announced the five winners of this year's LIFE Awards. LIFE The LIFE Award for Nature goes to a project from Cyprus for enhancing the conservation status and resilience of cedar...

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Towards easing rules on crop rotation?

Towards easing rules on crop rotation?

(27 May 2022) - The European Commission is open to a German proposal to delay new EU rules on crop rotation in order to increase wheat production in the light of the Ukraine war. CC0 Public Domain Earlier this month, German agriculture minister Cem Özdemir called on...

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Faroe Islands joins Horizon Europe

Faroe Islands joins Horizon Europe

(25 May 2022) - Today, the association agreement on the participation of the Faroe Islands to Horizon Europe, the EU’s research and innovation programme (2021-2027), was signed in Brussels. Erik Christensen Faroese researchers, innovators and research entities can now...

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Events

  • SmartAgriHubs Final Event
    26 September 2022 - 28 September 2022  
    Lisbon, Portugal

  • EPIC project Event in Amadora (Lisbon) video shooting
    27 September 2022 - 28 September 2022  

  • OECD Rural Development Conference
    28 September 2022 - 30 September 2022  
    Ballyconnell, Doon, Ballyconnell, Co. Cavan, Ireland

  • European Week of Regions and Cities
    10 October 2022 - 13 October 2022  
    Brussels, Belgium

  • TRANSFORM final conference
    17 October 2022 - 18 October 2022  
    Milan, Metropolitan City of Milan, Italy