The Commission has opened an online consultation for stakeholders on
simplifying the Framework Programme.
The link to this is
Access to the questionnaire will remain open until 15 September 2009.
Input to the consultation will form part of the evidence that will
underpin a Commission Communication on simplification of FP expected
sometime in 2010. Stakeholders are invited to consider simplification
both in the context of the current legal base and also longer term
options (FP8 onwards) requiring changes to the legal base.