BOOK: “For Whom the Bell Tolls” by Ernest Hemingway

THE AUTHOR Ernest Hemingway was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1954 "for his mastery of the art of narrative, most recently demonstrated in The Old Man and the Sea, and for the influence that he has exerted on contemporary style." The Old Man and the Sea had been awarded with the Pulitzer Prize … Continue reading BOOK: “For Whom the Bell Tolls” by Ernest Hemingway

Common European Framework of Reference for Languages

Implemented in 2011, the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) is part of the Language Policy Programme of the Council of Europe . The aim was to standardise at some level the language education throughout the European Union (EU). The baseline of the CEFR is the 6 levels of foreign language proficiency , … Continue reading Common European Framework of Reference for Languages

Horizon 2020: General Statistics

Horizon Dashboard is a place where you can find data about Horizon projects. Besides finding data about each project, you can also find general data. According to this site, Horizon 2020 (H2020) had about 1 million applications in total. However, only about 665,000 of those applications were actually eligible and only about 100,000 eligible applications … Continue reading Horizon 2020: General Statistics

‘Do No Significant Harm’

The “do no significant harm” principle is related with one of the 6 European Commission’s priorities for 2019-24, “The European Green Deal” . This priority translates the strategy of the European Commission (EC) to reach the compromises of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development (the ‘2030 Agenda’), which is based on the Sustainable Development Goals … Continue reading ‘Do No Significant Harm’

Matching EU funding requirements

EU funding programmes can be challenging to understand due to the great volume of information available and its specific language. So, where to start? Usually, information is presented in a general-to-particular way: 1. EU values , which are always present 2. EU funding programmes and their corresponding strategic plans (areas or priorities), based on EU … Continue reading Matching EU funding requirements

New Year, Renewed Website

The main focus of ACPN_Projects is information, especially in project management. Like Winston Churchill said: «Information rules the world». All human activities are based on information and the more complete and detailed that information is, the more useful it is for decision-making. On the other hand, project is nowadays the best management approach to face … Continue reading New Year, Renewed Website