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News article5 October 2021Directorate-General for Research and Innovation

The European Commission concludes first negotiation round on Horizon Europe association with Morocco

The European Commission (EC), represented by the Horizon Europe Chief Negotiator Signe Ratso and deputy Chief Negotiator Anne Haglund-Morrissey, concluded the first negotiation round for Horizon Europe association with Morocco.

Morocco has expressed its high interest in this first association to an EU R&I Framework Programme. In this meeting, the EC negotiation team and their Moroccan counterparts discussed key aspects such as the financial contribution model, the reciprocity provision and the general terms and conditions of the Moroccan participation. The negotiations will continue in the coming weeks.

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Publication date
5 October 2021
Directorate-General for Research and Innovation