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This section displays national policy documents and other information focussing on areas of relevance for R&I policies.
 
 
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The Wallonia Small Bussiness Act aims (among other things) at making the administrative procedures between SMEs and the Walloon authorities smoother by streamlining the interaction process. It forms part of a larger strategic agenda called Marshall Pan 4.0 that was approved in May 2015 and that envisages to make the region of Wallonia more competitive.

Belgium, Regional perspective 2017 National Legal Document

This report summarises the work and lessons from the Horizon 2020 Policy Support Facility (PSF) Mutual Learning Exercise (MLE) on Administration and Monitoring of R&D tax incentives.
An MLE is a project-based learning process whereby participating countries, assisted by a small group of experts and policy peers, jointly examine a challenge-driven policy question or an implementation issue linked to a policy reform in detail.

Norway, Belgium, Croatia, Cyprus, France, Germany, Latvia, Lithuania, Netherlands, Portugal, United Kingdom 2017 Horizon 2020 Policy Support Facility

This report summarises the work and lessons learnt by the Mutual Learning Exercise (MLE) on Evaluation of Complex Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Programmes in STI. MLE is a project-based learning process whereby participating countries, assisted by a small group of experts, jointly examine a challenge-driven question in more detail. Belgium/Flanders, Bulgaria, Norway, and Sweden were the participant countries in this exercise.

Norway, Belgium, Bulgaria, Spain, Sweden 2017 Horizon 2020 Policy Support Facility
Plan Régional pour l'Innovation 2016 - 2020

In July 2016, the Government of the Brussels Capital Region approved the new Regional Innovation Plan 2016-2020. The plan aims to be the reference framework for the research and innovation policy and a catalyst for socio-economic development, while also promoting the welfare of the inhabitants of Brussels.

Belgium, Regional perspective 2016 National Legal Document
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Programme Régional en Economie Circulaire

The PREC (for the Regional Program in Circular Economy), was adopted by the Government on 10 March 2016.

With the PREC, the Region also wants to position itself as a particularly innovative European region, as a forerunner of public policy in support of the development of the circular economy through a voluntary approach to the efficient management of its resources.

Belgium, Regional perspective 2016 Other

The purpose of this plan is to implement a professional and innovation-oriented purchasing policy with the Flemish government. The plan also provides for the expansion necessary to achieve the stated goal of 100% sustainable public procurement by 2020.

Belgium, Regional perspective 2016 National Legal Document
Federale Open Data Strategie

The Regions and some cities have already taken several open data initiatives. This document is aimed at federal level. Besides implementing the 2013 PSI Directive on the re-use of government data, the strategy outlines Belgium’s open data strategy.

Belgium 2016 National Legal Document
STEM-actieplan

The STEM Action Plan aims to encourage young people to choose scientific, technical, technological and mathematical university majors and professions. It has resulted in the STEM Monitor, an indicator dashboard that systematically tracks inflow into, and successful completion of, STEM studies at various levels of education.

From 2016 onwards the emphasis will be on target group policy (girls, technical and vocational secondary education and young people with a disadvantaged socio-economic background), as well as on the relevance of STEM to society.

Belgium, Regional perspective 2016 National Legal Document
KMO-groei subsidie

The SME growth subsidy is a national support scheme. SME's that comply with a certain amount of criteria laid out by the flemish government can apply for a subsidy that aims at fostering growth for the SME's. This subsidy can be accessed since the 11th of May 2016 and can go up to € 50,000.

Belgium, Regional perspective 2016 National Support Measure
Grant voor toegepast biomedisch onderzoek

The grant for "Applied Biomedical research with primary social ends" (TBM) aims at financing clinical research in order to contribute to new treatment methods or preventive measures for certain diseases for a better health in Flanders. The budget of the programme was raised to € 13.8m, a doubling over previous years.

 

Belgium, Regional perspective 2016 National Support Measure

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