Draft amending budget on reinforcement of key programmes for EU competitiveness; Horizon 2020 and Erasmus+: extracts from the vote on the report by John HOWARTH (S&D, UK) and illustration shots
Event date: 18/09/2019
During the plenary session (16-19 September 2019) of the European Parliament in Strasbourg, MEPs are set to approve a €100 million top-up for the EU’s research programmes (€80 million for Horizon 2020) and youth mobility (€20 million for Erasmus+). Statement by John HOWARTH (S&D, UK). David SASSOLI, EP President, opens the vote. The results are: 614 in favour, 69 against and 10 abstentions. Illustration of the Universidad Rey Juan Carlos de Madrid, Erasmus welcome desk and Auditorium aula. Statement by John HOWARTH (S&D, UK).