The European Commission has today announced €50 million to help the most vulnerable people affected by the Ebola epidemic in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The funding will address urgent needs and provide continued support to the Congolese population, notably to improve food security and access to quality health services.
The European Innovation Council (EIC) pilot partnered with TechTour for five exclusive online pitching sessions on Healthtech, Digital Technologies and CleanTech. Between 11-13th November, 40 companies funded by the EIC Pilot participated in the TechTour ePitch, but only 10 winners were selected. The finalists will compete at the finals in the European Venture Contest in Essen, on the 9-10 December.
Today the European Commission published the reports that depict the profile of health systems in 30 countries. Country Health Profiles are being issued with the Companion Report that shows some of the biggest trends in the transformation of the healthcare systems and draws key conclusions from the Profiles.
As both the State of the Health in the EU’s 2019 Companion Report and the 2019 Country Health Profiles will be made public as of 28 November, this meeting aims to discuss the five big trends in the transformation of our health systems and the key findings from the Country Health profiles.