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Information about the current exercise to identify research themes to be supported under the 7th Framework Programme, including how to contribute, is available on the page Research Themes in FP7.
A general consultation for views on the Commission proposal "Science and Technology, the key to Europe's future- Guidelines for future European Union policy to support research", was launched in July 2004 and closed on 15 October 2004. The consultation's results demonstrate strong support for the Commission's proposal which aims at strengthen European support to research. Over 1700 organisations and individuals from across the European Union and beyond expressed their views. 97% of respondents were positive about a stronger support to research at European level. Over 80% thought that the 6 objectives proposed by the Commission in the June 16 Communication are important or very important.

More detailed results of this consultation are available in the zip file as follows:

- Statistical overview of results
- Report on the results of the consultation

Download application/zip (111874)

Record Number: 6523 / Last updated on: 2011-03-28
Category: POLI