EchoGRID project (SSA). (2007-2008) Contract No. 045520. Sixth Research Framework Programme (FP6). The project aims to foster collaboration with China in Grid research and technologies. In particular aims to establish a common research agenda, to exchange experiences and best practices by selecting Grid Open Standards for Grid middleware and applications interoperability, and to establish tangible partnerships in the field through support activities and tools, ranging from a mobility programme for researchers, to a dedicated partner search engine.