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Lamy’s HLG Report adopts EASSH recommendations. A new focus and attention to SSH research

On 3 July 2017, the High Level Group led by P.  Lamy presented the recommendations for the next Framework Programme in a Conference called Shaping our Future.  The recommendations of the Lamy’s Group is that Europe needs its world class research, it needs to be better at innovating and Europe’s citizens must be allowed to play a bigger role.

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EASSH welcomes new members: We need your voice!

In May EASSH is launching a campaign for new members and wants to encourage associations, universities, research centres and institutions to join the Alliance.

EASSH focuses on making sure that research policy is not just for natural science and technology approaches but that SSH disciplines can influence discussions about research infrastructures, open access, data. We want to ensure that the needs of our disciplines are mirrored and valued in the design of research funding frameworks at European and national levels.... Read more

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 widening the involvement of a wide variety of disciplines, including those that investigate humans, their culture, history, values and behaviour. These disciplines must contribute to the design of the research agendas. Download our postcard

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 Parliament on March 28th,  2017. Read the letter and sign the petition

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 here

Trump's administration threaten to eliminate the endowments for the Arts and the Humanities

Europe is proud of its culture and art, whereas US administration is proposing a budget that propose to eliminate the National Endowment for the Art and the National Endowment of the Humanities, a 0,003% of the federal spending. US scholars launched a petition to seek support. See here