Portugal 2020 is a partnership agreement between the EU commission and Portugal.
Portugal 2020 program, it is the largest project focused on research support through the co-financing of research and innovation in Europe. The partnership between the EU commission and Portugal has raised an amount of over 25 billion from 2014 to 2020.
According to data from the report of the EU commission, the investment comes from five European structures and investment funds: Cohesion Fund, European Social Fund, European Regional Fund, European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development, and European Fund for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries. The main goal of the EU Commission investment is to stimulate scientific and technological excellence in Europe, for Portugal to become sustainable and competitive in innovation and technology.
Portugal’s project is organized into four topics to implement: