Horizon 2020

Horizon 2020 is the financial instrument implementing the Innovation Union, a Europe 2020 flagship initiative aimed at securing Europe's global competitiveness. The proposed support for research and innovation under Horizon 2020 will:

  • Strengthen the EU's position in science (...);
  • Strengthen industrial leadership in innovation (...);
  • (...) help address major concerns shared by all Europeans such as climate change, developing sustainable transport and mobility, making renewable energy more affordable, ensuring food safety and security, or coping with the challenge of an ageing population.

Horizon 2020 will tackle societal challenges (...).
International cooperation will be an important cross-cutting priority of Horizon 2020 (...).



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