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Benefits for researchers, students and education staff
- High-speed highly reliable network for academic and scientific collaborations accessed via national NREN partners.
- Direct connection to the European research and education community with access to over 50 million users at more than 10,000 institutions.
- Increased participation in Horizon 2020 projects and global R&E collaborations.
Benefits for NREN partners
- EC funding support for beneficiary countries.
- Connectivity provided and managed by GÉANT at best rates.
- Human capacity building of NREN engineers.
- Expertise of GÉANT and supporting European NREN partners.
Benefits for the region
- Supports applications with high societal impact, such as telemedicine and environmental monitoring.
- Bridges the digital divide and fights brain drain.
- Creates more competitive markets.
- Fosters social cohesion and development.
- Helps bring the EaP countries closer to the EU.