Europe 2020

Published in March 2010, “Europe 2020: A strategy for smart, sustainable and inclusive growth” (COM (2010) 2020) is the Post-Lisbon strategy setting goals and targets for 2020 in the following areas: employment, R&D/innovation, climate change/energy, education, poverty/social exclusion. In order to boost growth and reach these targets, 7 flagship initiatives have been identified, including “Resource Efficient Europe” and “Innovation Union”.