The network of National Contact Points (NCPs) was created in Russia under the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation Horizon 2020 with the aim of promoting research and technology cooperation between Russia and the European Union. HSE NCP provides information and consulting support for Russian researchers and research teams who participate in Horizon 2020.
Webinar “International Research & Innovation Cooperation: Horizon 2020 and the world – Africa” (10 September 2019 from 10.00 am to 11.00 am CEST)
The webinar will provide an overview on “Horizon 2020 – Open to the World” (participation options and funding opportunities) and a detailed knowledge on policy context and opportunities for African organisations within the H2020 Work Programme 2020 for “Food Security, Sustainable Agriculture and Forestry, Marine, Maritime and Inland Water Research and the Bioeconomy” and “Climate action, environment, resource efficiency and raw materials ”.
The Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) have introduced a new allowance to cover the additional costs that its researchers/staff members with a disability face due to the increased costs of their mobility. Beneficiaries of all MSCA grants - ITN, IF, RISE, or COFUND – can apply for a dedicated special needs allowance.
In the framework of Net4MobilityPlus project funded by the European Commission under Horizon 2020 programme, National Contact Points have developed handbooks for applicants of MSCA-COFUND Calls.