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EU Funds Working Together for Jobs & Growth

EU Funds Working Together for Jobs & Growth

The alliance between Horizon 2020 and the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) focuses on maximising the quantity and quality of Research and Innovation (R&I) investments. These synergies pursue to consolidate research and business communities and relevant national and local policy designs as well as implementing bodies to ensure a higher impact of funds for a knowledge-based economic transformation. Promoting these synergies will positively impact jobs, growth and competitiveness and will encourage open innovation in Europe.

Examples of Synergies Between the Framework Programmes for Research and Innovation (Horizon 2020) and the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF)

In the published contribution of the European Commission, the rationale for creating connections among the various sources are described as well as how these sources can be connected. Examples of synergies are presented, which have emerged at strategic, programming and project implementation levels. The examples also emphasise initiatives that have high potential for synergies.

For more information regarding this topic, use this link:

http://bookshop.europa.eu/en/eu-funds-working-together-for-jobs-growth-pbKI0116339/

 

Reference

European Commission & Directorate-General for Research and Innovation. (2016). EU funds working together for jobs & growth: Examples of synergies between the framework programmes for research and innovation (Horizon 2020) and the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF). Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union.

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