CLIMATE-KIC NEWS
Munich Re and ERGO invest in EIT Climate-KIC carbon removal programme

Major German corporate group sets the ambition to accelerate start-up solutions that remove carbon dioxide from the...

Munich Re and ERGO invest in EIT Climate-KIC carbon removal programme
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23 pilot projects selected by EIT to unlock higher education’s i...

The European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) has...

23 pilot projects selected by EIT to unlock higher education’s innovation potential in Europe
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EU’s “Fit for 55” to spur policy innovation for climate acti...

The European Commission has released its “Fit for 55”...

EU’s “Fit for 55” to spur policy innovation for climate action
Innovation spotlight
As forecasted biomass demand threatens forests, CSFEP offers a balancing app...

A new report predicting future biomass demand will far outweigh supply urges the EU to use land...

As forecasted biomass demand threatens forests, CSFEP offers a balancing approach
In Detail
New report details way forward as future biomass demand may exceed supply

Material Economics, supported by EIT Climate-KIC, has recently published a new study on European biomass use for a net-zero economy—the first report to model...

New report details way forward as future biomass demand may exceed supply

Deep Demonstrations

The world needs inspiration and proof that inclusive, fast and large-scale change is possible to achieve net zero in time.
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Healthy, Clean Cities
Healthy, Clean Cities Fifteen cities across Europe are working with EIT Climate-KIC to accelerate their transitions towards carbon neutrality and climate resilience.
Healthy, Clean Cities
Resilient Regions
Resilient Regions We work with regions particularly exposed to climate impacts due to the make-up of their landscapes, economies and societies.
Resilient Regions
Landscapes as Carbon Sinks
Landscapes as Carbon Sinks We apply systems thinking to help turn a number of specific landscapes across Europe from carbon sources to carbon sinks.
Landscapes as Carbon Sinks
Long-termism
Long-termism We’re designing a demonstration to address short-term thinking (in finance and other areas of society) that prevents the 1.5C transition we need.
Long-termism
Climate-friendly Food Systems and Diets
Climate-friendly Food Systems and Diets Work with us to catalyse a shift towards a healthy food system that can feed future generations within planetary boundaries.
Climate-friendly Food Systems and Diets
Circular Regenerative Economies
Circular Regenerative Economies The government of Slovenia has articulated the ambitious and inspiring aim to become the world’s first fully circular national economy.
Circular Regenerative Economies
Resilient, Net-Zero-Emissions Maritime Hubs
Resilient, Net-Zero-Emissions Maritime Hubs We are working with ambitious ports and shipping industry leaders to create a circular, inclusive, net-zero-emissions maritime sector.
Resilient, Net-Zero-Emissions Maritime Hubs
Just Transformations
Just Transformations We’re working for democratic and inclusive transitions in regions still economically dependent on fossil fuels and polluting industries.
Just Transformations

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Enrolment is now open for placement hosts and participants interested in taking part in 2021’s edition of the EIT Climate-KIC programme, Pioneers into Practice!

For over a decade this programme has been challenging individuals and organisations committed to climate resilience to get out of their professional comfort zone, and look at the problem from a different perspective. 

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>1800 climate-positive companies incubated
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