Horizon 2020 is the biggest EU Research and Innovation programme ever with nearly €80 billion of funding available over 7 years (2014 to 2020) – in addition to the private investment that this money will attract. It promises more breakthroughs, discoveries and world-firsts by taking great ideas from the lab to the market.

 

Climate Action and Sustainable Development Targets in Horizon 2020

As key Horizon 2020 objectives, Climate Action and Sustainable Development are relevant to all areas of the programme. At least 35% of Horizon 2020's total budget is expected to address climate action, while at least 60% is expected to involve sustainable development.

When drafting your proposal, please specify your project's expected contribution to climate action and sustainable development objectives, if applicable. For further information please follow this link.