ESA endorses 'Living Together: Missions for Shaping the Future' about the Framework Programme 9.
The European Sociological Association endorses the joint statement 'Living Together: Missions for Shaping the Future. An Agenda for the next European Research and Innovation Framework Programme from the Humanities and Social Sciences' by the following academic organisations representing the Social Sciences and Humanities (SSH) in Europe :
- ALLEA (All European Academies)
- HERA (Humanities in the European Research Area)
- ELI (European Law Institute)
- Global Young Academy
- Norface (New Opportunities for Research Funding Agency Cooperation in Europe)
- YAE (Young Academy of Europe)
"[...] we believe that the concept of ‘missions’ and their relationship with societal challenges deserves to be discussed and developed further. In addition, aware that these will not be the only ones needed, we propose four exemplary ‘missions’ targeting social and cultural transformation."
To continue reading and learning more, you can download the joint statement here: Living Together: Missions for Shaping the Future.