Open Access Government - May 2017
Open Access Government May 2017 highlights key topics such as health and social care, research and innovation, the environment, energy, education, training and cyber security. A selection are detailed below:
The World Health Organization, says recognising dementia as a public health priority is key to addressing the condition globally.
John Bowis, Honorary President of Health First Europe highlights how innovations in health are helping with tackling chronic disease.
Dr. Lisa Halvorson, U.S. National Institutes of Health discusses the importance of gynaecologic research to develop new treatments and keep women healthy.
Maroš Šefčovič, Vice President of the European Commission outlines the EU Space Strategy and explains how the sector makes lives better, safer and healthier.
Philipp Langer, head of the EU Framework Programmes section, SERI, highlights Switzerland’s participation in Horizon 2020 now it has full association.
Riku Huttunen, Director General, Energy Department at the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment shares Finland’s ambition to achieve carbon neutrality.
European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility, Marianne Thyssen, explains why accessibility is important for all citizens.
Chris Bentley, Agricultural Research Service – U.S. Department of Agriculture, explains why research must continue to protect crops from pests and insects.
Dr Hans-Wilhelm Schiffer, Executive Chair World Energy Resources, World Energy Council highlights how renewables have transformed the global energy supply.
In an increasingly connected world tackling cybercrime must be a consideration for everyone, says EU Commissioner for the Security Union, Julian King.