Relaunch of the CELAC-EU Joint Initiative for Research and Innovation (JIRI)


The Mission of Mexico to the EU, in its capacity as Pro Tempore Presidency of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) in Brussels, has the objective of contributing to the relaunch of the JIRI in order to articulate bi-regional initiatives that strengthen projects of Science, Technology and Innovation, within the framework of the High Level Meeting of this Joint Initiative to be held on October 30, 2020. 


This relaunch will make it possible to enhance this bi-regional cooperation platform in order to support national and innovative research programs; to increase and share access to research infrastructures and consolidate cooperation initiatives facing common challenges such as climate change, the digital agenda and the response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

First Plenary Meeting on preparation of the Relaunch of the Joint Initiative on Research and Innovation