Horizon 2020 is the financial instrument implementing the Innovation Union, a Europe 2020 flagship initiative aimed at securing Europe's global competitiveness. Seen as a means to drive economic growth and create jobs, Horizon 2020 has the political backing of Europe’s leaders and the Members of the European Parliament. They agreed that research is an investment in our future and so [...]
Raffaella del Sarto: “If the EU is serious about wanting to stabilize the so-called neighbourhood, why not offering Tunisia membership?”
In video: Raffaella Del Sarto considers the possibility of an entry of Tunisia in the European Union.
How the role of Iran has changed in the region after the Arab Spring? To Anoush Ehteshami from Durham University, the “Arab spring is a double-hedged sword for Iran. It gave strength to Iran’s role while Arab parties have weakened but the sword also “cut” Iran because it has had to put a lot of financial, [...]