February 2015

The ECOFIN proposal of cuts in the Horizon 2020 programme

Higher education institutions in Europe are worried about the proposal made by the members of the Economic and Financial Affairs Council (ECOFIN), i.e. the financial ministers of the EU member states, who seem to agree that Europe’s economic growth needs to be financed from the Horizon 2020 programme. More and more higher education institutions, associations and networks are worried about … Continue reading

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An international blog just started!

I’m into blogging from now on! As Deputy Vice-Chancellor I have a special responsibility for international issues, ranging from education to research and innovation, besides being responsible for first-, second- and third cycle education. My blog will include notes about what is going on at Lund University and at other institutions in Sweden and abroad. I will also refer to … Continue reading

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