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A worldwide vision for European research: perspectives for international cooperation in scientific research

Funded under: FP6-INCO


Sharing research and scientific know-how between countries and communities is more crucial than ever in our modern world. It is key to improving economic growth, building sustainable development, tackling poverty and creating a worldwide network for the advancement of science and technology.

This brochure shows how the European Union is working with other countries around the globe as part of a strategic plan for international cooperation in science and technology, within the context of the EU Sixth Framework Programme for research. Region by region, it describes how an innovative, shared vision of joint action is forging partnerships and strengthening Europe's scientific expertise, as well as helping other countries to enjoy the benefits of the knowledge-based society on a more equal basis.

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Authors: No author stated, European Commission, Directorate-General for Research, Brussels (BE)
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 20874 EN (2003), 54pp. Free of charge
Availability: EUR-OP reference: KI-NA-20874-EN-C Available from: Documentation Service of DG Research Fax: +32 2 295 8220 E-mail:
ISBN: ISBN: 92-894-6257-4
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