MFF 2014-2020: Background Note in View of Mid-Term Review/Revision - Specific Flexibility - Frontloading of Some Key Programmes

15-12-2015

The briefing provides preliminary information of the use of frontloading in 2014–2015 for the following programmes: Research and Innovation programme Horizon 2020, European Union programme for Education, Training, Youth, and Sport Erasmus+, Youth Employment Initiative (YEI), and EU programme for the Competitiveness of Enterprises and Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) (COSME). The objective is to assess the implementation of the frontloading so far and possible implications for the second half of the Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) period.

The briefing provides preliminary information of the use of frontloading in 2014–2015 for the following programmes: Research and Innovation programme Horizon 2020, European Union programme for Education, Training, Youth, and Sport Erasmus+, Youth Employment Initiative (YEI), and EU programme for the Competitiveness of Enterprises and Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) (COSME). The objective is to assess the implementation of the frontloading so far and possible implications for the second half of the Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) period.