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YAE statement on planned changes to Horizon 2020 funding

The European Commission is planning to divert further €2.7 billion from the €28 billion Horizon 2020 budget for the years 2015–2017 (almost 10%). If [...]

3rd Annual Meeting of the Young Academy of Europe, 2014

The third annual meeting of the Young Academy of Europe (YAE) took place in Barcelona, Spain, on 15th July. As usual, the meeting was organized in conjunction [...]

2nd Annual Meeting of the Young Academy of Europe, 2013

The second annual meeting of the Young Academy of Europe (YAE) was held in Wroclaw, Poland, on 16th September. The meeting took place concurrently with the [...]

Scientists meet with French President Hollande to hand over petition signatures

On Monday 5th February 2013, at a reception given in honour of Serge Haroche, France's newest Nobel laureate, scientists met with François Hollande, President [...]

Young Academy of Europe officially launched at 1st Annual Meeting in Brussels, 2012

The Young Academy of Europe (YAE) was officially launched at its first Annual Meeting in Brussels on 7th - 8th December 2012, hosted by European Cooperation in [...]

Delegates hand over petition signatures to Presidents of EU Council, Parliament and Commission

Yesterday, a delegation of Nobel laureates, of the Initiative for Science in Europe and the Young Academy of Europe met with Herman van Rompuy, President of [...]

YAE statement on EU research budget

The Young Academy of Europe has joined 50 Nobel and Fields Medal laureates in cautioning against cuts in the 2014–2020 EU research budget. Please read the [...]