Within Horizon Europe, the concept of Missions has been implemented. A mission is a portfolio of actions across disciplines aimed at achieving a bold, inspiring, and measurable goal within a set time frame, with impact for society and policymaking, as well as relevance to a significant portion of the population. Union and a wide range of European citizens
In Horizon Europe, the EU will adopt 5 EU missions as a commitment to solve the main societal challenges:
- Adaptation to climate change, including social transformation
- Healthy oceans, seas, coastal and inland waters
- Climate neutral and smart cities.
- Soil health and nutrition.
Each EU mission will have a specific schedule and budget based on the difficulty of the challenge. It will promote innovation in all sectors to offer effective solutions.