EU missions

29 Sep: Questions and answers: EU missions

(Source: European Commission)

What are EU missions?

Missions are a new, ambitious instrument to tackle some of our main challenges. They set clear goals to be achieved in a specific timeframe. They will deliver impact by putting research and innovation into a new role, combined with new forms of governance and collaboration, as well as by engaging citizens.

Missions are a novelty of the Horizon Europe research and innovation programme. Taking research and innovation as their starting point, EU missions set out bold, concrete and measurable targets in a well-defined timeframe to deliver tangible outcomes for all Europeans. They are …