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Europe 2020

EUROPE 2020 The Europe 2020 strategy is the EU's action for smart, sustainable and inclusive growth. Launched in 2010, it came about at a time when Europe was in the middle of the economic and financial crisis. Four years on, are the targets still on track? 2010 5 targets employment poverty & social exdusion climate change 8 energy flagships .......... The flaghships are mini workprogrammes for the targets. They set out actions both at national and EU level. Digital Agenda for Europe (DAE) It aims to help the EU get the most out of digital technologies 2 Innovation Union Youth on the move Resource efficient Europe It aims to create an innovation-friendly A package of policy initiatives It supports the shift towards on education and employment a resource-efficient, low- for young people. environment in the EU carbon economy. An industrial policy for the globalisation era It aims to boost growth and Agenda for new skills and jobs It supports the employment & reduced poverty targets, as well as getting more young people into education poverty and social exclusion. European Platform against poverty It helps EU countries reach the headline target of lifting 20 million people out of jobs by maintaining a competitive and resource efficient industrial base in Europe 2014 progress on targets T1 Increase the employment rate (age 20-64) to at least 75% T1 16 75% mil. additional people in employment are 70.3% needed to reach the | 68.5% 68.4% 75% target 2008 2010 2012 ......... T2 Increase combined public and private investment in R&D to 3% of GDP 2.6% 3% the real target to be met if the EU Member 2.06% 2012 States meet their national targets ТЗ Increase the share of renewable energy in final energy 20% cut in primary energy consumption consumption to 20% Reduce greenhouse gas emissions by at least 20% compared to 1990 levels 2012 20% 14.5% GHC 1483 Mtoe 1680 Mtoe 18% 7.5% 2000 2012 2020 2012 T4 15.7% 10% 12.7% SCHOOL Reduce school drop-outs to less than 10% 2005 2012 2020 40% 35.7% Increase the share of 27.9% population(age 30-34) having completed tertiary education to 40% 2005 2012 2020 T5 100 MIL 124 mil Lift 20 million people out of the risk of poverty and 114 mil of people are at risk of poverty by 2020 social exclusion 2009 2012 Sources Design by Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions - Taking stock of the Europe 2020 strategy for smart, sustainable and inclusive growth", March 2014 Eurostat a infographics development

Europe 2020

shared by DotInfographics on Apr 09
Last month, the European Commission released a Communication about EUROPE 2020 strategy and its progress on the 5 targets. We visualized these conclusions. While putting together the story, we wer...




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