Universities Minister Reconfirms UK Financial Committment to H2020 Projects
Jo Johnson, UK Minister for Universities, Science, Research and Innovation, gave further reassurance this week and re-iterated the Government's financial support to UK universities in H2020 collaborations with European partners.
UK Government confirms funding for EU students for 2018 to 2019
The government has today (21 April 2017) confirmed that EU students will continue to remain eligible for undergraduate, master’s, postgraduate and advanced learner financial support in academic year 2018 to 2019.
Brexit Statement for London Higher Europe
Britain’s exit from the European Union will put unparalleled pressure on the Higher Education sector in the UK. Any limitations on the ability of staff and students to work and study in the UK would be disastrous for certain subject areas; languages, the creative arts and medicine in particular. In these areas, EU students and staff can account for more than a quarter of total numbers......
Forward Agenda 2017
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EU Design Days 2017
Through our membership of the European Regions Research and Innovation Network (ERRIN) London Higher Europe is supporting the 6th annual EU Design Days, a three day event which will bring together specialists from the fields of education and research, design and design management, policymaking and politics to inspire change at a city and regional level and set a new agenda going forward.
Health by Numbers: Busting the Myths around Big Data and Healthcare in Europe
This panel discussion brings together policy, research and practice in E-health with a particular focus on understanding the current state of the art in research and how research interacts with the policy landscape.
24th May 2017 from 10.00 to 13.00, followed by lunch at London House (Rue du Trône 108, Brussels).
Migration and displacement in Horn of Africa
The EU Trust Fund for Africa’s work aims to support stabilisation and address the root causes of irregular migration and displacement in the Horn of Africa.
Dr Laura Hammond, Head of Development Studies at SOAS University of London at the time of the award, has been awarded a €4million contract with the European Commission to direct a Research and Evidence Facility in support of the EU Trust Fund for Africa's work.
The Multimedia Yasna (MUYA)
Professor Almut Hintze FBA, Zartoshty Brothers Professor of Zoroastrianism at SOAS University of London, has been awarded a European Research Council (ERC) Advanced Investigator Grant of just under €2.5 million for a project on the Yasna, the core ritual of one of the most ancient and influential living religions, Zoroastrianism.