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Open Science concept would contribute to Western Balkan societies’ higher return on investment
31 Jan 2019

Brussels – The Western Balkan (WB) economies presented current situation and actions undertaken in the development of Open Science and Open Access policies for research data at the meeting of the Working Group on Open Science, held under the auspices of the Regional Cooperation Council (RCC) ...


Horizon Europe should contribute to closing research & innovation EU-Western Balkans gaps
17 Jul 2018

Western Balkan Six propose recommendations ahead of the adoption of the EC’s research and innovation Horizon Europe programme Sarajevo - Following the conclusions of the meeting of the Western Balkans Working Group on Research and Development (R&D) that took place in Brussels on 13 ...


Regional Workshop on Smart Specialisation in Research and Development
06 Dec 2017

Brussels – Workshop on Smart Specialization for the Research and Development (R&D) and Industrial Working Group organised by the Regional Cooperation Council (RCC) was held in Brussels, on 6 December 2017.


Representatives of the Western Balkans presented developments in Open Science and Open Access policies in their economies together with EU Member States
05 Dec 2017

Brussels - Representatives of the Western Balkans presented developments in Open Science and Open Access policies in their economies together with EU Member States at 5th meeting of the EU network of National Points of Reference on Scientific Information (NPR) in Brussels, on 5 December 2017.


Working Group on Open Science meets in Brussels and explores e-infrastructure possibilities in the region
06 Jul 2017

Brussels – Regional Working Group on Open Science met in Brussels today. It mapped the existing e-infrastructure and made plans for further development in the Western Balkan economies, in order to support further development of the e-infrastructure in the region.


RCC with Western Balkan economies presented regional Open Science agenda at 4th EU meeting on Scientific Information
10 Nov 2016

Sarajevo/Brussels – Regional Cooperation Council (RCC) and representatives of seven Western Balkan economies presented their draft plan of activities for the next period and the latest developments in the field of Open Science at the 4th meeting of the network of National Points of Reference ...


Western Balkans Joins the European Open Science Agenda
06 Oct 2016

Seven Western Balkans’ economies joined the European Union (EU) family in pursuing the EU Open Science Agenda at the Open Data and Access in Science meeting organised by the Regional Cooperation Council (RCC) on the margins of the International Open Data Conference (IODC) on 6-7 October 2016. 


Researcher mobility and open science contributing to research excellence
14 Sep 2016

A workshop on successful facilitation of technology transfer and commercialization of research results in the Western Balkans, organized by the Regional Cooperation Council (RCC) and Western Balkan Research and Innovation Center (WISE), took place in Split, Croatia, today.