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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 strategy is aimed at promoting a better management of ICTs in Public Administration as a tool for administrative simplification, enabling to provide better services to citizens and companies. Additional objectives are related to cost reduction and resource sharing. The strategy, which will run until 2020, encompasses 12 measures clustered around three axes: integration and interoperability; innovation and competitiveness, and resource sharing.

Portugal 2017 National Report or Publication

This initiative is aimed at bringing higher education and research organisations together with companies and the public administration. It addresses 3 main challenges: (1) spreading digital literacy; (2) stimulating employability and digital specialization; and (3) improving Portugal’s participation in international R&D networks on the digital revolution.

Portugal 2017 National Legal Document

This Regulation on Scientific Employment was issued in November 2017. It defines the conditions for access and the rules guiding the establishment of work contracts between PhD holders and S&T organisations. Two distinct types of applications are envisaged: individual and organizational. Decisions will be taken on the basis of contests, taking into consideration the assessment carried out by international evaluation panels.

Portugal 2017 National Support Measure

This Law (Law 57/2017, of July 19th) introduces several revisions to the former Decree Law 57/2016, regarding the conditions for stimulating the recruitment of PhD holders. This revision is the outcome of a wide public discussion as well as the result of the parliamentary discussion on the issue.  The main changes introduced by this Law 57/2017 are the following: (1) increase in the initial level of remuneration for recruited PhDs; and (2) extension of the deadline for higher education and research organisations to launch the recruitment calls.  

Portugal 2017 National Legal Document

This programme is intended to stimulate Scientific Employment in Portugal. It has 4 main objectives: (1) to strengthen advanced education; (2) to promote the scientific system’s inter-organisational cooperation (Cooperative Laboratories); (3) to improve scientific employment as well as the development of scientific careers; and (4) to strengthen the internationalization of scientific and academic activities. 

Portugal 2017 National Report or Publication

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.

Portugal 2017 EU Report or Publication

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. 

Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom 2017 EU Report or Publication

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, France, Latvia, Netherlands, Portugal, United Kingdom 2017 Horizon 2020 Policy Support Facility

This is the second of five reports that will be produced as the main deliverables of the MLE on Alignment and Interoperability of Research Programmes. It is concerned with the role that National Preconditions play for a more efficient and effective participation in the Joint Programming Process (JPP)1 including Joint Programming Initiatives (JPIs) and other public-to-public partnerships (P2Ps).

Norway, Turkey, Austria, Denmark, Estonia, France, Germany, Lithuania, Portugal, Romania, Slovenia, Sweden 2017 Horizon 2020 Policy Support Facility


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