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6 March 2017
Expert support on technical standards related to the accessibility of mobile applications

The European Commission will launch soon a call for tenders for a service contract of a maximum value of EUR 25 000. The purpose of this call for tenders is to procure the expertise needed in the area of technical standards...[more]


6 March 2017
PRACE Summer of HPC 2017

Consisting of a training week and two months of placement in top High Performance Computing (HPC) centres across Europe, the programme offers participants the opportunity to learn and share more about PRACE and HPC.[more]


6 March 2017
PRACE Spring School 2017

This event is a great opportunity for High Performance Computing (HPC) novice and experienced users to meet with the main developers of four of the major and most popular codes for molecular modelling and simulations softwares.[more]


6 March 2017
Save the date: AAL Forum 2017

The AAL Forum is the place to be for the European community dealing with technology and active ageing. This year the event will investigate how to bring demand and offer closer together.[more]


6 March 2017
NGI Consultation outcome report

The open consultation for the Next Generation Initiative (NGI) was held between 10th November 2016 and 9th January 2017. The outcome report that summarises the main findings of the consultation is now available online.[more]


6 March 2017
Civil Defamation and Media Freedom in Hungary - Trends and Challenges in Court Practice in Personality Rights Cases

This study analyses current trends in civil defamation and privacy cases in Hungary involving the media and summarises key challenges for freedom of the press and expression.[more]


6 March 2017
Journalists in jeopardy: Media workers silenced through violence and arrest in 2016

In 2016, a total of 1,387 reports of threats, limitations and violations to press freedom were verified by Mapping Media Freedom’s network of correspondents, partners and other sources based in Europe.[more]



3 March 2017
Digital Economy and Society Index (DESI) 2017 - FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on what is the Digital Economy and Society Index and the DESI methodology.[more]


3 March 2017
How digital is your country? Europe improves but still needs to close digital gap

The 2017 Digital Economy and Society Index (DESI) shows that the EU is making progress but the gap between top digital players and lower-performing countries is still too wide. More efforts and investments are needed to make the...[more]