Horizon 2020

HORIZON 2020 is one of the main pillars of the Europe 2020 strategy’s flagship initiative, the Innovation Union, aimed at increasing Europe’s global competitiveness. The HORIZON 2020 programme will fund all parts of the innovation chain, from idea to market, based on 3 main evaluation criteria: high-quality research, competitive industry, and benefit to the society.

You can find most of the already approved work programmes in the various fields of Horizon 2020 here.

EU 7th Joint Programme and HORIZON2020 projects

Project titleYearDepartment
Integrated Monitoring of Vaccines Effects in Europe: a platform to measure and compare
effectiveness and impact of influenza and pneumococcal vaccines and vaccination strategies in the
elderly (I-MOVE+)
2018 -2020Faculty of Medicine
INfraStructure in Proton International REsearch (INSPIRE)2017 -2021Faculty of Medicine
Joint action on tobacco control2017 -2020Faculty of Public Health
The role of human biomonitoring in assessing and managing chemical risks (HBM4EU)2017 -2021Institute of Neuroscience
Biodiversity Within and Between European Red Dairy Breeds (ReDiverse)2017 -2020Institute of
Animal Science
European research area on sustainable animal production systems (SusAn)2016 -2020Institute of
Animal Science
Ageing Trajectories of Health: Longitudinal Opportunities and Synergies (ATHLOS)2015 -2020Institute of Cardiology
Advancing knowledge for the clinical and public helath response to the 2019-nCoV epidemic2020 -2021Faculty of Medicine