The European Commission’s 2020 Work Programme
Yesterday, the European Commission adopted its 2020 Work Programme, which sets out the actions to be taken this year to implement President von der Leyen’s Political Guidelines. The Work Programme reflects the Commission’s main priorities and focuses on the challenges posed by climate change, digitalisation and migration.
The document contains a full list of the 43 new policy objectives under six headline ambitions. It sets up the concrete initiatives that will be negotiated and implemented in cooperation with the European Parliament, Member States and other partners. Among them are the European Green Deal, a new European Data Strategy, a new Industrial Strategy for Europe, a New Pact on Migration and Asylum, or a new EU Security