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Edinburgh Politics/IR leads €1.5 million EU-funded project

The 'MERCURY' project is coordinated by Edinburgh University and includes 8 other partner institutions in Europe, Africa and China.

Funded under the FP7 programme, it will run for 3 years and will examine the European Union's contribution to 'effective multilateralism'. The project is coordinated by Dr Mark Aspinwall and the Research Director is Professor John Peterson.

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