6. November 2013

New report calls for sustained public endorsement and funding for human stem cell research

The European Science Foundation reports on the scientific and policy issues surrounding human stem cell research across Europe [more]

25. September 2013

SCIENCE IN SOCIETY: Caring for our Futures in Turbulent Times

New Science Policy Briefing from the European Science Foundation assesses the future issues of science in society in Europe. [more]

24. September 2013

New European database launched to map strengths and gaps in research infrastructure provision and enable greater collaboration

A new public database of Europe’s finest scientific research facilities has been launched today to better inform policy makers about the deployment of science funding and to help scientists locate and access the most appropriate equipment and services to support their research. This new tool is... [more]

29. August 2013

About the Hearth

Perspectives on the Home, Hearth and Household in the Circumpolar North  [more]

26. July 2013

Research Networking Programme NEDIMAH "Network for Digital Methods in the Arts and Humanities"- Call for participation

Downstream from the Digital Humanities: Digital Methods and the Scholarly Communications Ecosystem - A NeDimah Working Paper Meeting - 15-16 May 2014, Zadar, Croatia  [more]

13. May 2013

European Science Foundation and European Molecular Biology Organization launch Call for Conference Proposals

The European Science Foundation (ESF) and the European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO) have launched a Call for Proposals, inviting researchers to submit proposals for high-level research conferences to be included within their conference programme. [more]

3. May 2013

The role of humanities and social sciences in Horizon 2020

Horizon2020 projects talks to Dr. Nina Kancewicz-Hoffman, senior science officer in humanities and social sciences at the ESF, on the role the sector will play in Horizon 2020. [more]

25. April 2013

Social Scientists call for better prevention of youth violence

A new ESF position paper says more research is needed for effective prevention of bullying and violence. [more]

11. March 2013

Research Networking Programme EURO-XPRAG organises a Master Class on the topic of Pragmatics and Language Processing. The event will be hosted at University College London by the Department of Linguistics.

Participation is open to all interested researchers. Given limited space, however, participants are requested to reserve a place sending an email to with ‘Participate London Master Class’ in the subject line and with details (your name, affiliation and your interests) in the... [more]

4. March 2013

ESF-COST reveals broader significance of Cultural Literacy

Cultural literacy studies remain important in handling the broader challenges facing Europe today. [more]