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Latvian RTD policy and the Fifth Framework Programme. (Position paper)

Funded under: FP5


This document gives the Latvian position towards the Commission proposal for the Fifth Framework Programme for research, technological development and demonstration. In the preaccession period Latvia reconsiders their RTD infrastructure, management and research priority areas in order to bring them into compliance with the rapidly changing socio-economic structure of the particular region and to stimulate integration into the European Union. The following issues are addressed:

- Latvian RTD priorities in collaboration with EU;
- Structure of the 5th Framework Programme;
- Participation of the CEE Countries in the 5th Framework Programme;
- The Latvian policy for the restructuring of RTD;
- Support and build-up of the RTD infrastructure.

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Record Number: 639 / Last updated on: 1997-11-04
Category: PROC