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For an easy-to-read introduction to FP7 in 21 languages, see the brochure, "FP7 - tomorrow's answers
start today", on Understanding the Seventh Framework Programme


FP7 was the European Union's Research and Innovation
funding programme for 2007-2013.
The current programme is Horizon 2020
but there are many projects funded under FP7 which are still running.

Frequently Asked Questions about FP7

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Q: What is "Science in Society"?
A: The Theme ‘Science in society’ is part of the "Capacities" Specific Programme. It aims to stimulate a harmonious integration of scientific and technological endeavour and associated research policies in European society. It will encourage Europe-wide reflection and debate on science and technology and their relation with society and culture. This action line is based on the rationale that the ability of European societies to develop themselves in a positive and sustainable way depends, to a large extent, on their capacity to create and exploit knowledge and to innovate. The EU Member States have earmarked a total of € 330 million for funding this theme over the duration of FP7. For more information on Science in Society activities, please consult the following websites: Capacities and Science in Society
Category : FP7 (Seventh Framework Programme) , Science in Society


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