The Commission publishes its plans for upcoming work during the annual strategic planning and programming cycle.
The Commission work programme sets out a plan of action for the next 12 months. It describes how political priorities will be turned into concrete actions.
At the beginning of its mandate, the von der Leyen Commission put forward a set of ambitious goals for a healthy, green and prosperous future in Europe.
How departments contribute to the Commission’s broader political goals, and define specific objectives for a five-year period.
Management plans outline department activities and how they contribute to meeting the objectives set in their strategic plan.
Each year, the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission discuss and agree on the EU's legislative priorities for the upcoming year.