EuropeActive presents at the European Commission’s expert group on the recovery of the sport sector

On Friday December 3rd, the European Commission’s expert group on “Strengthening the recovery and the crisis resilience of the sport sector during and in the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic" held its 3rd meeting, focussing on the European fitness and physical activity sector.    
 
After the welcoming words from the European Commission, Luka Živić, representing the Slovenian Presidency of the Council of the EU, gave a state of play on COVID-19 in the EU member Sta

EU4Health information session focusses on second wave of calls

On 28th October 2021, the European Commission organized its new info session on the second wave of the EU4Health calls for action grants.
 
The EU4Health Programme is a new EU funding programme which was created as a response to the COVID-19 pandemic. It focusses on four main themes that are disease prevention and health promotion; crisis preparedness; health workers and healthcare workforce; and digital health.

EuropeActive at the Townhall meeting on Europe’s Beating Cancer Plan

Cancer is one of the main priorities of the European Commission on the health domain. Europe’s Beating Cancer Plan (EBCP) aims to address cancer across the EU, setting out areas of focus and priorities for Commission action, which supports EU Member States. It is based on four key pillars: prevention, diagnosis, treatment and quality of life.

Following up on the launch of a public consultation of the plan on 4 February 2020, the European Commission invited stakeholders to participate in a virtual town hall meeting on 10 September, which EuropeActive had the opportunity to attend.