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European Union to Fund Science in Balkan Region

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Science  22 Dec 2000:
Vol. 290, Issue 5500, pp. 2230
DOI: 10.1126/science.290.5500.2230a

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VIENNA-- Scientists in the war-torn Balkans may soon get a helping hand from the European Union (E.U.). The European Commission plans to launch a "Balkan Reintegration" program in 2001 to fund collaborations between E.U. scientists and colleagues in Albania and three former Yugoslavian countries: Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, and Macedonia.