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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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PSF experts have reported on Latvia’s research funding system, and the governance, policies and practices needed to drive innovation, economic development and growth. This article summarises the work and key recommendations of the Specific Support to Latvia carried out under the Horizon 2020 Policy Support Facility (PSF).  

Latvia 2018 Horizon 2020 Policy Support Facility

This report reviews Latvia’s existing funding allocation systems and processes and proposes improvements based on best practice, including an overall institutional/organisational structure for managing the funding system, tailored to the specificities of the Latvian situation. The study was carried out by a panel of experts, under the Horizon 2020 Policy Support Facility, based on document analysis and interviews with key stakeholders conducted during visits to Latvia in 2017.

Latvia 2018 Horizon 2020 Policy Support Facility

This report reviews Latvia’s existing funding allocation systems and processes and proposes improvements based on best practice, including an overall institutional/organisational structure for managing the funding system, tailored to the specificities of the Latvian situation. The study was carried out by a panel of experts, under the Horizon 2020 Policy Support Facility, based on document analysis and interviews with key stakeholders conducted during visits to Latvia in 2017.

Latvia 2018 Horizon 2020 Policy Support Facility

The R&I Observatory country report 2017 provides a brief analysis of the R&I system covering the economic context, main actors, funding trends & human resources, policies to address R&I challenges, and R&I in national and regional smart specialisation strategies. Data is from Eurostat, unless otherwise referenced and is correct as at January 2018. Data used from other international sources is also correct to that date. The report provides a state-of-play and analysis of the national level R&I system and its challenges, to support the European Semester.

Latvia 2017 EU Report or Publication

The report is providing background information on the Latvian research and innovation system and its funding mechanisms. It includes a concise overview of Latvia’s current performance in research and innovation, the main challenges and the defined national priorities and targets for research and innovation system development, as well as the recent achievements in fulfilling the set of objectives. The report summarises information on the governance of the Latvian research and innovation system and the landscape of research performers.

Latvia 2017 Horizon 2020 Policy Support Facility
NACIONĀLĀ ATTĪSTĪBAS PLĀNA 2014.-2020. GADAM UN LATVIJAS ILGTSPĒJĪGAS ATTĪSTĪBAS STRATĒĢIJAS LĪDZ 2030. GADAM ĪSTENOŠANAS UZRAUDZĪBAS ZIŅOJUMS

The aim of the monitoring report is to assess the progress and to plan next activities to achieve the country's development goals. Cross-Sectoral Coordination Centre of the Republic of Latvia carried an in-depth analysis involving sectoral experts and senior executives, representatives of local and regional planning, social and cooperation partners, businessmen, scientists and academics as also politicians and non-governmental sectors, identifying the most important challenges in implementing NAP2020.

Latvia 2017 National Report or Publication
Informatīvais ziņojums "Par konceptuālajā ziņojumā "Par jaunā augstākās izglītības finansēšanas modeļa ieviešanu Latvijā" ietvertā pasākuma plāna izpildi 2015. un 2016. gadā"

According to paragraph number 8 of the Cabinet of Ministers Ruling  #333 of 29 June 2015 on the Implementation of the New Financing Model for Higher Education in Latvia, which requires the Ministry of Education and Science implement measures planned in the conceptual report "Implementation of the New Higher Education Financing Model in Latvia" and by 31 December 2015 and December 31, 2016 to submit to the Cabinet of Ministers a report on the implementation of the plan.

Latvia 2017 National Report or Publication
Informatīvais ziņojums "Par Eiropas Pētniecības telpas ceļveža 2016.-2020.gadam īstenošanu Latvijā"

The document defines specific national priorities and tasks to be performed in order to focus on the most important directions for Latvia in accordance with the priorities and tasks of the ERA as approved by the Council of Europe.

The report is a result of the consultation process with more than 30 organizations. As the main problem of national science and innovation system respondents identify insufficient science funding. As a second priority, knowledge transfer and knowledge management improvement is identified.

Latvia 2017 National Report or Publication
Jaunuzņēmumu darbības atbalsta likums

The Law on Support of Start-up Activity aims to create a tax regime that will stimulate the growth of innovative Latvian start-ups by introducing favourable income and social taxation of highly qualified employees.

Latvia 2017 National Legal Document

The JRC managed Public Research Funding (PREF) study has collected information on and analysed national public research funding. It provides an overview of its evolution and current state in European and selected non-European countries, particularly as concerns funding themes, fields and the types of allocation (competitive project based versus institutional funding). The study was conducted by a consortium led by IRCRES CNR and involving researchers from USI, AIT and NIFU as well as a number of country experts. 

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