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Links to ERC and MSCA pages for work programmes, calls and supports.


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Links to EIE/EIC/EIT pages for work programmes, calls and supports.

Widening Participation and Strengthening the European Research Area

Horizon Europe's 'horizontal pillar' will increase support to EU Member States in their efforts to make the most of their national research and innovation potential, to foster closer collaborations and to spread excellence.

The Work programme for 2023-25 under the headings 'Widening Participation and Spreading Excellence' and 'Reforming and Enhancing the European Research and Innovation System' is now published by the European Commission and is available here.

Horizon Europe Missions

The Horizon Europe Missions are a new initiative from the European Commission to tackle big challenges and achieve ambitious goals in the areas of health, climate and the environment by 2030.

Five Missions have been identified:

They support Commission priorities, such as the European Green DealEurope fit for the Digital AgeBeating Cancer and the New European Bauhaus. For instance, Mission Climate is already a concrete element of the new Climate Adaptation Strategy, Mission Cancer of the Europe’s Beating Cancer Plan and the Mission Soil is a flagship initiative of the Long-term Vision for the EU’s Rural Areas.

The Missions implementation plans form the base for future activities. The plans have been published (Sept 2021) and are available here. The Missions latest Work Programme 2023-2025 is available here.


Enterprise Ireland financial supports for Horizon Europe participation.