Final brochure of the SCOPE-EAST project
As final and major achievement of the SCOPE-EAST project (Scenarios for a coordinated approach to sustainable S/T cooperation with the Eastern Neighbours of the EU) the project consortium has published a brochure comprising a summary of conclusions and recommendations which have been developed within the framework of this project.
The SCOPE-EAST project has identified in particular the following areas which are of crucial importance to develop the S/T cooperation framework with Russia and Ukraine:
- Improving the mutual knowledge base on S/T activities in Russia and Ukraine and EU-Member States and Associated States
- Defining common objectives and joint priority setting
- Bilateral funding instruments
- Coordinating national S/T programmes
- Mobility framework
- S/T infrastructure
- Coordination with other policies and respective instrument.
The present summary of conclusions and recommendations is the result of analytical work carried out by the SCOPE-EAST project consortium and intense discussions and consultations with researchers, representatives of research and funding organisations and policy stakeholders of EU-Member States, Associated States, Russia, Ukraine and the EU-Commission.
The brochure intends to provide input for the ongoing S/T science policy dialogue between stakeholders from policy and science administration EU-Member States, Associated States, Russia, Ukraine and the EU-Commission.
Here you can download the final report of the Scope East project in electronic form here.
More information: http://www.scope-east.net/
Source: International Bureau of the BMBF