#EUInvestInKnowledge – Call for urgent EU investment in research, innovation and education

As European leaders work towards an agreement on the European Union’s next seven-year budget, the Multiannual Financial Framework, and the related Next Generation EU recovery plan to help the EU’s economy back on its feet, EUA and 14 partner university associations reiterate the urgent need to invest in research, innovation and education to achieve long-term, sustainable recovery and strategic resilience.

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In this common statement (PDF, 195 kB)representing the voice of more than 800 universities, a united sector reminds governments that Europe needs a strong, collective knowledge and skills base to address the current Covid-19 crisis and new challenges that might arise in the future.