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About FP5

This section provides an overview of the Fifth RTD Framework Programme. It gives an outline of the structure and content of FP5, providing access to high level information about the programmes, the "Key actions", the types of measure supported, the common criteria being applied, the budget, etc. Return to the menu below by clicking on the 'About FP5' button on the right.
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Other Sources of Information
  • FP5 information is also contained on the DG Research Europa site
  • RTD Activities of the European Union
    • 2001 Annual Report
    • 2000 Annual Report
    • 1999 Annual Report
  • RTD Info - Quarterly review on EU research programmes and policies
  • FAQs on EU funded research activities (DG Research, Europa)

A Special CORDIS focus Supplement has also been produced as a reference document for potential participants - ' An Introductory Guide to FP5 ' .

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