Driving Progress for Research and Innovation in Europe: The Potential of R&I Foundations
Citation:Schuyt, T., Cortell, R., Donnelly-Cox, G., Einarsson, S., Gouwenberg, B., Lopez Verdeguer, I., Pharoah, C., Struewer, B., Suvikumpu, L., Puente Gonzalez, I., Driving Progress for Research and Innovation in Europe: The Potential of R&I Foundations, Brussels, European Commission DG-RTD, June, 2018
The objective of the Expert Group on “Foundations, Venture Philanthropy and Social Investments” is to unleash the potential of R&I foundations and other providers of capital and expertise, such as venture philanthropists and social investors, through: 1.Advising on suitable framework conditions that will ease R&I foundations’ establishment, expansion of activities and (cross-border) operations at national and European levels. 2.Guiding governments and other stakeholders on policy actions and financial tools to support R&I activities funded by R&I foundations. 3.Stimulating the collaboration of R&I foundations and other stakeholders (i.e. governments, business sector, research performing organisations, R&I umbrella organisations) in R&I activities at national and European levels.The Expert Group has formulated recommendations for each of the three working areas, addressed to different stakeholders at the national and European levels.
Author: Donnelly Cox, Gemma
Publisher:European Commission DG-RTD
Type of material:Report
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Subject (TCD):Inclusive Society , International Development , Smart & Sustainable Planet , Corporate/Nonprofit Philanthropy , FOUNDATIONS , Public Policy , Research Foundations , Research and Innovation , social investment , venture philanthropy