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EU’s Largest Research and Innovation Programme Trains its National Contact Points in Georgia

In September, the EU’s largest  research and innovation programme, Horizon 2020, organised a training seminar for the Horizon 2020 National Contact Points in Georgia. Representatives from the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Research and Innovation participated in the seminar. The event was attended by representatives of numerous Georgian research institutions and …

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Policy Recommendations to Modernize Georgia’s Research and Innovation System

On 14 June, a panel of high-level independent experts, supported by the European Commission through the Horizon 2020 Policy Support Facility, presented key policy recommendations to help improve the effectiveness of the research and innovation system in Georgia. These recommendations were discussed with key representatives of Georgian research and innovation …

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The EU to Allocate 2.2 billion Euros for Clean Energy Projects

The program “Horizon 2020” allocates 2.2 billion euros for clean energy projects in four interconnected areas: renewable energy sources, energy-efficient buildings, electric power and storage facilities. It also includes 200 million euros to elaborate and produce next generation electric batteries that will play an important role in reducing dependence on …

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Georgia Joins Horizon 2020, The EU’s Research and Innovation Programme

Researchers and innovators from Georgia will now be able to participate in Horizon 2020, the EU’s framework programme for research and innovation, under the same conditions as their counterparts from EU Member States and other associated countries. The agreement associating Georgia to Horizon 2020 was signed today on behalf of …

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