Category - Policy
As media partners with the EuroScience Open Forum, which takes place in Manchester in July, Projects is bringing you regular news updates from the event. Today, Programme Director Vicky Rosin issues a statement about the fallout from the recent referendum in the UK, which saw Britain voting to leave the EU, and the need for the science community across Europe to unite and collaborate now more than ever.
Municipal budgets afford digital ‘smart cities’ opportunities to invest in green infrastructure and assets. Without clear guidelines to assess tenders, however, their best intentions may fail to translate into effective practice. By developing a transnational procurement system, and forging links between local authorities that endorse renewable energy, the GRASP project will help them to implement environmental policies
The Dutch government is using its EU presidency to push the case for open access to scientific journals. Here, we present a statement written earlier this year by the League of European Research Universities (LERU) that was offered up to EU policymakers in support of this cause
The UK votes on whether to remain in the EU or leave on 23 June. Here, the LSE\'s Centre of Economic Performance outlines the key areas in which major policy decisions would have to be made if the UK were to leave.