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The European Union Open Data Portal

The European Union Open Data Portal (EU ODP) gives you access to open data published by EU institutions and bodies. All the data you can find via this catalogue are free to use and reuse for commercial or non-commercial purposes. Join #EUdatathon2017 …

Fundamental Rights Report 2017

FRA Opinions Diverse efforts at both EU and national levels sought to bolster fundamental rights protection in 2016, while some measures threatened to undermine such protection. FRA’s Fundamental Rights Report 2017 reviews major developments in the field, identifying both achievements …

European Network of Innovation for Inclusion

Action Against Hunger launches a new network at the European level to promote social innovation among social entities, companies, public administrations, etc. as a tool to create a more inclusive European labour market. This network aims to build a more innovative social inclusive ecosystem, …

Sustainable Blue Economy Call

Innovation, marine litter, cooperation in the Mediterranean – the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund launches a call to foster a “Sustainable Blue Economy”. With a total budget of € 14.5 million, the call will accelerate the implementation of the European maritime …

European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018

2018 will be the European Year of Cultural Heritage, dedicated to thousands of events and impressive celebrations which will promote the communication between diverse cultural components. This approach will contribute to the economic activity and strengthen the relations between the EU …

European Solidarity Corps

The European Solidarity Corps is the new European Union initiative which creates opportunities for young people to volunteer or work in projects in their own country or abroad that benefit communities and people around Europe. The young people who participate …

Poole Maritime Festival 2017 May 15 – May 21

Poole Maritime Festival  Poole Maritime Festival offers an exciting week of events that includes the prestigious European Maritime Day. With activity aimed at local businesses plus a spectacular line up of family focused maritime events and entertainment – it’s a week …

Call For Eurodesk Partners

Organisations can apply to become an official Eurodesk UK Partner to support the delivery and promotion of Eurodesk services to young people and youth organisations across the UK. The benefits include specialised training and priority access to European youth information and networks. …

FoodBiz

Poole EDIC are delighted to support Bournemouth University events relating to their EU funded research projects. We look forward to the opportunity of providing a presentation on Poole EDIC services to a broad audience and to assist with circulating news …