Budget row goes on as MEPs call for reshuffle of pandemic recovery fund to boost frontier research

The European Commission is working on a new proposal for its 2021-2027 multiannual budget, which is to be paired with a recovery plan aimed at helpMEPs are demanding money from the pandemic recovery fund should be distributed across the entire Horizon Europe programme, and not just to the priorities set by the European Commission, as member states insist they will not put any more money into the budget as a whole.ing the EU come out of the looming recession set in motion by the coronavirus pandemic.

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Original article published by Science Business on October 15, 2020.