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The WBC-RTI.info platform (http://wbc-rti.info/) acts as a source of high quality targeted information on research, technology and innovation in/with/for the Western Balkan countries (WBCs). The Platform is currently funded by the European Commission as an activity supporting the Western Balkans Steering Platform on Research and Innovation (contract №30-CE-0838742/00-87). 

It used to be funded by Austrian Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy and originally builds upon very successful and well known WBC-INCO.NET platform (project funded under the 7th Framework Programme for Research and Technological Development; Contract Number: 212029).

The content of this website does not represent the opinion of the  EC or BMBWF. Neither the EC, the  BMBWF, nor the Centre for Social Innovation (ZSI), as a main publisher of this website, are responsible for any use that may be made of the information contained therein.

We acknowledge the input of all contributing organisations and individuals. Despite utmost efforts to provide accurate and up-to-date information, information provided may become obsolete in the course of time. If you come across any information that is missing, invalid or has altered in the meantime, please email us at office@wbc-rti.info.

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Linke Wienzeile 246
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The ZSI is a social science institute that contributes to the development and application of knowledge about social innovation through research, education, network coordination and consulting.

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