European Parliament - EU budget 2021: supporting a sustainable recovery from the pandemic

12 November 2020 |

The 2021 budget should focus on mitigating the effects of the pandemic and supporting the recovery, building on the Green Deal and digital transformation.

  • First annual budget of the next seven-year multiannual financial framework (MFF) 
  • More than €14 billion added to strengthen EU flagship programmes 
  • Cuts by Council restored to the level of the Commission’s draft budget proposal