Wed 11 Dec 2013 12:59 pm filed by admin - Human Rights, Europe, Ireland
ActionAid and An Taisce say existing EU biofuels policy is provoking human rights abuses, including mass land clearances in poorer countries [i] and warn that there is risk of the situation becoming far worse, depending on the outcome of a key 12 Dec vote of EU energy ministers.
Horizon 2020, Europe's largest ever fund for research and innovation comes to Ireland
Tue 10 Dec 2013 03:55 pm filed by admin - Europe, Ireland
· €79 Billion available to companies and researchers announces EU Commissioner
· Ireland aims to win €1.25 bn - an average of €3M per week - over lifetime of 7 year programme
Horizon 2020, the European Union's new €79 billion programme for research and innovation to create new growth and jobs in Europe, was launched in the Convention Centre Dublin today (Tuesday 10 December 2013).
Agreement on Posting of Workers Enforcement Directive
Tue 10 Dec 2013 03:51 pm filed by admin - Europe, Ireland
The Employment Council in Brussels last night reached general agreement on Posting of Workers Enforcement Directive enhancing protection for posted workers and assists companies seeking to take advantage of the EU Internal Market.
Tue 3 Dec 2013 08:56 pm filed by admin - International
'9/11 in the Academic Community', winner of the 2011 University of Toronto Film Festival, is a unique documentary that consists of interviews of recognized professors discussing their experiences regarding academia’s treatment of critical perspectives on 9/11.