To find out more about international research
co-operation and pre-accession countries
Pre-accession countries are: Bulgaria, Republic
of Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania,
Malta, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia.
Point of contact in the European Commission's
Research DG for INCO and candidate countries: firstname.lastname@example.org
Further information, news and details of projects
can be found at the following INCO pages on the European Commission's
Community Research and Development website.
INCO 1 (1994-1998): http://cordis.europa.eu/inco/home.html
INCO 2 (1998-2002):
Other useful websites relating to these issues.
PHARE, explore this programme's pre-accession
COST is a framework for co-ordinating national research in 32
European countries: http://cost.cordis.lu/
Eureka is a framework through which industry and research institutes
from 26 European countries (including those in pre-accession)
and the European Union co-operate to develop and exploit the technologies
crucial to global competitiveness: http://www3.eureka.be/Home/