Horizon Europe – The UK is feeling left out.
The European Commission is currently planning to exclude third countries from involvement in quantum and space projects under Horizon Europe, two areas of significance for the UK, where scientific excellence has long been a defining feature. This move could downgrade the UK’s involvement in Horizon Europe significantly due to intellectual property concerns, running counter to the close research relationship envisioned in the EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement (TCA). This decision has faced widespread condemnation from Member States and academics. Germany has taken a par