Deputy Minister Kokkinos stresses the need for coordination of actions & investments for the green -digital transition

Deputy Minister of Research, Innovation and Digital Policy, Kyriakos Kokkinos stressed the need to coordinate actions and investments at national and European level to achieve the EU`s goals “for a sustainable, digital and green transition, empowering businesses with an emphasis on the SME and start-up ecosystem, and ensuring EU technological dominance”, during his intervention at the informal teleconference of the Competitiveness Council for Research, under the Portuguese Presidency.

During his intervention, the Deputy Minister referred to the “launch of a new financing program for the green transition, based on the European Green Agreement”, noting that “the program is expected to finance high-tech projects, which will utilize state-of-the-art technologies and aim at developing innovative solutions to tackle climate change and support the cyclical economy “.

Source: Cyprus News Agency