EU Increases Funding for Austrian-Lead Covid-19 Research Projects

Lifestyle & TravelHealth ♦ Published: November 6, 2020; 12:50 ♦ (Vindobona)

Through the Horizon 2020 research program, the EU has increased its funding for 23 Covid-19 related research projects. Two of the funded projects are lead by Austrian companies and four more rely on important Austrian partners to further their research efforts.

The EU has increased its funding for selected Covid-19 related research projects. / Picture: © ECDC European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control

The EU is providing a further 128 million euros to combat the Covid-19 pandemic through the Horizon 2020 research program.

In concrete terms, 23 research projects are being supported.

Two of the transnational cooperation projects are coordinated by Austrian companies: …