What are EU Missions?

The five EU Missions are funded under Horizon Europe and are designed to provide practical solutions to major societal challenges by carrying out research and innovation in combination with wide stakeholder and citizen engagement. In addition, EU Missions aim at creating synergies with other EU and national policies and funding programmes. With clear objectives and defined timelines, the Missions aim to achieve tangible outcomes with far-reaching effects.

The European Commission has launched five EU Missions: