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An initiative to Boost the Energy skills of Europe's building workforce.

A pocket guide on a Europe 2020 initiative.

Developing an innovation-driven economy is crucial for EU competitiveness. This communication launches a lead market initiative (LMI), so as to identify a first set of markets with potential to become LM. It calls for urgent and coordinated action through ambitious action plans advantage for Europe’s economy and consumers for these markets, to rapidly bring visible.

Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions.

A report to the European Council by the Reflection Group on the Future of the EU 2030.

This report summarizes the results of the work done throughout 2008 by the CREST OMC Working Group on ‘Internationalization of R&D - Facing the Challenge of Globalization: Approaches to a Proactive International Policy in S&T’ with respect to the coordination of policy measures between the Member States, Associated Countries and the European Commission in variable geometries. Applying the Open Method of Coordination, the Expert Group was established at the beginning of 2007 to take stock of the policies, strategies and measures adopted at national level for R&D cooperation with Third Countries. The Group continued its work in 2008, focusing on the policy approaches and objectives of cooperation in R&D with Russia, India and Brazil.

An overview of the progress towards increasing and improving EU R&D investment and implementing the European Research Area from 2000 to 2006. Statistics on mobility of S&T professionals, researchers, co-publications, and co-patenting indicate that research in Europe is increasingly opening up to countries outside Europe.

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