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29 Mar 2016

ERC staff member is among victims of Brussels bomb attacks

The European Research Council is mourning the death of one of its staff members, Patrizia Rizzo (48), who was among the victims of the recent terrorist attacks. Ms. Rizzo, an Italian national, had joined the ERC Executive Agency in 2015, where she had worked in the Human Resources department.

Heartfelt condolences were expressed to her family and friends by Carlos Moedas, Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation, Robert-Jan Smits, Director General of DG RTD, Jean-Pierre Bourguignon, President of the European Research Council, and Pablo Amor, Director of the European Research Council Executive Agency, on behalf of the European research family.

ERC press release



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