Alliance of Science Organisations in Germany: EU Investment Plan Must Not Come at Expense of Research in Europe
Press release of the Alliance of Science Organisations in Germany
Monday, 8. December 2014 - To combat the effects of the global economic and financial crisis in Europe, the European Commission has announced a new investment programme. The plan is to enable investments of about 315 billion euros, for example in information, energy and transport infrastructures, with guarantees from the EU budget. The programme is also explicitly framed as an investment in European research.