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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 5 Jan 2021

Integration of social sciences and humanities in Horizon 2020: Participants, budgets and disciplines

Monday 4 January, the EC has published the latest SSH integration report.

Tue 22 Dec 2020

SSH in Horizon Europe - an historical result

On 10 december 2020, the European budget was finally approved. This includes also the budget for Horizon Europe for research, innovation and education.

Wed 9 Dec 2020

EASSH endorsed Rescue Horizon Europe

EASSH has joined scientists around Europe and endorsed the open letter to President Von der Leyen to support the investment in Horizon Europe.

Position Papers

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...

Resources for clusters in Horizon Europe

EASSH calls on Member states to maintain the ambition to transform European society by investing no less than 1.11% GDP in Europe. Such investment will support investment of a minimum...

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.