Publications

Advies
22-10-2021
On 15 July 2021, Deputy Minister-Presidents of the Government of Flanders Ben Weyts and Hilde Crevits asked VARIO for advice on the STEM Agenda 2030. The Agenda has a double ambition: ( 1 ) to aim for a higher enrolment into STEM and ( 2 ) strengthening STEM competences. VARIO formulates the...
Advies
15-10-2021
Early 2020, VARIO was requested by Flemish Minister of Economy and Innovation Hilde Crevits “to perform a strategic exploration and analysis of the strengths and opportunities that exist for Flanders for the various possible Important Projects of Common European Interest (IPCEIs). […] We will have...
Advies
22-09-2021
At the request of Minister-President Jan Jambon, VARIO formulated an advice with regard to the fourth Flemish Strategy for Sustainable Development (VSDO4). At the beginning of 2021, VARIO-advisory Report 17 ‘The Sustainable Development Goals as a compass for science, innovation and entrepreneurship...
Advies
22-09-2021
This is a follow-up report to VARIO-Advisory Report 17 ‘The Sustainable Development Goals as a compass for science, innovation and entrepreneurship policy'. In its advisory report, VARIO states that sustainability, in the broad sense of the SDGs, should be at the core of companies as well as the...
Advies
16-09-2021
Vice minister-president Hilde Crevits asked VARIO for advice on the preliminary draft decree amending the decree of 30 April 2009 on the organization and financing of the science and innovation policy. In its advisory report, VARIO focuses on the proposed policy framework for the Flemish industrial...