Commission launches the Coronavirus Global R&I Collaboration Portal

At the European Research and Innovation Days today, the European Commission launched a new coronavirus collaboration portal that offers matchmaking opportunities for researchers and research projects worldwide focusing on the socio-economic aspects of the coronavirus pandemic. The initiative supports the ’Global Approach to Research and Innovation’. It reconfirms Europe's commitment to a level of global openness that is needed to drive excellence, pool resources to achieve scientific progress and develop vibrant innovation ecosystems.

The portal is open to research organisations and individual researchers from all over the world, helping them to:

  • Collaborate on research projects related to the socio-economic aspects of the pandemic.
  • Create networking and matchmaking opportunities.
  • Connect with other researchers and increase the impact of their activities.
  • Coordinate the sharing of information.
  • Complement synergies with other online platforms on the coronavirus pandemic.

More information

Coronavirus Global R&I Collaboration Portal

Coronavirus research and innovation

Factsheet EU research and innovation in action against the coronavirus

Europe’s Global Approach to Research and Innovation


Geographical focus
  • General/no specific focus
Scientifc field / Thematic focus
  • Cross-thematic/Interdisciplinary

Entry created by Admin on June 23, 2021
Modified on July 7, 2021