Opinion: Horizon 2020 means €80 billion extra science for Europe and jobs in the UK

15.01.2014

Liberal Democrat Voice

Published 15 January 2014

If I say, “Europe gives us a wider horizon” you might think this was a general observation that uniting as a continent, doing things together, helps us see and reach further in the world.

It certainly does but I have in mind a specific horizon: the Horizon 2020 fund. This is €80 billion that the European Union has voted to allocate to scientific research in 2014-20.

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