Tag: Yoomi Renström

European Committees raise alarm on Europe’s silent epidemic: Asbestos-related deaths predicted to double those of road

European Committees raise alarm on Europe’s silent epidemic: Asbestos-related deaths predicted to double those of road

On 24 June 2015, the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) and the Committee of the Regions (CoR) heard alarming testimony from some of Europe’s top experts on asbestos. From social housing to Royal housing, no property and person is immune. One expert reported during the conference on soon to be published figures placing the […]

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Research and Innovation: CoR and European Commission to set up a ‘Regional Knowledge Platform’

Research and Innovation: CoR and European Commission to set up a ‘Regional Knowledge Platform’

| February 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

The European Committee of the Regions (CoR) and the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Research and Innovation have engaged to enhance the role of regions as drivers for research and innovation, thereby contributing to growth and job creation in Europe. Speaking at the CoR Commission for Social Policy, Education, Employment, Research and Culture (SEDEC), Research, Science […]

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