Scientific and Technical Research
COST and ESF
Domain Committee for COST 859
COST 859 is network of co-ordinated national research projects. Its aims are to:
It will enable significant progress to be made towards the sustainable use of land and water resources, the restoration of contaminated sites and the future supply of safe and fortified food.
EU Framework Programme
COST Action 859:
The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) came into effect in July 2004.
The Action will last for 5 years until July 2009.
Statistics (as of Dec 2008)
from COST countries: 258 ( 38.8% ladies)
Number of participants from non-COST countries: 11 (7 ladies)
Number of participating non-COST countries: 8
Number of funded STSMs: 16
ESF (Fondation européenne de la science) est une association
à but non-lucratif de droit français (Alsace)