To meet the Paris Agreement to keep global warming below 2 °C, society has to increase investments in low-carbon power generation, especially for solar and wind technologies. This follows from an multi-model scenario study of the international ENGAGE consortium that was recently published in Environmental Research Letters. By contrast, adhering […]

The European Health Tech Innovation Center (EHTIC), which is being established at the Silesian University of Technology, is a state-of-the-art centre which, in cooperation with leading medical universities, world leaders in technology and with the support of local authorities, will conduct research and implementation activities to improve disease prevention, diagnostics […]

Amyris Innovation BIG Impact Award is the new award that aims to distinguish innovative projects in the field of Biotechnology. This competition, unique in the Portuguese biotechnology ecosystem, is an initiative of the ALUMNI Association and the Faculty of Biotechnology of Universidade Católica Portuguesa in Porto, in partnership with Amyris […]

Anew flagship restoration project showcasing an alternative future for the UK’s uplands has been launched. Wild Ingleborough aims to restore an iconic area in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales National Park, around Ingleborough – the second highest peak in the Dales. The project is a partnership between the University, WWF, Yorkshire Wildlife […]

European Higher Education Organization is a public organization carrying out academic, educational and information activities on higher education in Europe.

The EHEO general plan stresses that:

  • Higher education systems require adequate funding and, as an investment in economic growth, public spending in higher education should be protected.
  • The challenges faced by higher education require more flexible governance and funding systems, which balance greater autonomy for education institutions with accountability to stakeholders.

Thus, EHEO plans:

  • improve academic and scientific interaction of universities;
  • protect the interests of universities;
  • interact more closely with public authorities of European countries;
  • popularize European higher education in the world;
  • develop academic mobility;
  • seek funding for European universities.