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EASSH is the largest advocacy and science policy organisation for the social sciences and humanities in Europe. 

The alliance has over 65 member organisations including a wide range of disciplinary areas, stakeholders and universities from across Europe - and encompassing over 100 000 researchers. 

Member list Joining EASSH


Tue 29 Mar 2022

EASSH requests the ERASMUS+ programme opens to Ukrainian students

EASSH has joined a group of organisations to support an initiative to help accommodate students from Ukraine through EU funding programmes.

Tue 8 Mar 2022

EASSH stands with Ukraine

EASSH has chosen to publish an excerpt from Vasily Grossman, Everything Flows (1955-1964) on its website.

Thu 4 Nov 2021

Association of the UK to Horizon Europe must go forward

EASSH has joined forces with 24 other research organisations and signed an open letter to European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen. The open letter is an urgent call for a successful UK association to Horizon Europe.

Position Papers

SSH Integration in Horizon Europe and its Missions

In this contribution, EASSH makes a plea for a better understanding of the SSH research contribution and demonstrates that the Missions have so far failed to ensure that an inclusive...

SSH integration in Horizon 2020: Lessons for Horizon Europe

EASSH recommends four crucial steps: 1) A European Social Platform needs to be established to complement the existing 41 ETPs to create efficient communication between the SSH community...

Mission Covid-19: Global problems need a research portfolio approach

EASSH calls for European policymakers and funding agencies to ensure that all domains of research are mobilised to address the challenges of Covid-19, using a mission-type “portfolio...


How EASSH works

EASSH draws on the global international expertise and insight of its members, informing and influencing European policy- and decisionmakers.

Working groups bring SSH research and knowledge into the public debate, and strengthen European research and cooperation among public and private partners.