Position Papers

EASSH welcomes the ITRE Committee's observations on SSH research

The ITRE Committee's draft report on the “The Assessment of Horizon 2020 Implementation in View of its Interim Evaluation and the Framework Programme 9 proposal” (2016/2147(INI))" has recognised that SSH research is fundamental for addressing many of the most pressing societal challenges of today, and which should feature in the planning for the 9th Framework Programme.The European Alliance for SSH welcomes the publication of the latest report of the ITRE Committee on the assessment of Horizon 2020 and a proposal for Framework Programme 9. See EASSH paper Focus on ITRE Committee's report  

EASSH Response to the EC Second Report on the Integration of SSH in H2020

The European Alliance for SSH has compared the first two reports that the European Commission published analysing the integration of SSH in the the Leadership Programme and in the Societal Challenge. EASSH has also elaborated new data to compare the results. The results show that the integration of SSH is even worse in 2015 than the disappointing results of 2014. This paper has been endorsed by the Academia Europaea and the Coimbra Group. Read our response here

News

EASSH and other association speak with one voice on Horizon 2020 to make European Research stronger

EASSH, EARMA, EUA, LERU, The Guild, The Coimbra Group, The Leiden group joined together to say that in order to maximise the impact of Horizon 2020 the union must show a much better support to...

EASSH supports CEU - a letter to the Prime Minister and a Petition

The European Alliance for Social Sciences and Humanities is deeply concerned by the recent amendments to Act CCN of 20 I 1 on National Higher Education, which was submitted to the Hungarian...

March for Science - 22 April

On 22 April 2017, we March for Science. this is a celebration of science and a reminder that all sciences mission to develop knowledge for our future. Join EASSH in Brussels and Read more...