COST is an intergovernmental framework for European Cooperation
in Science and Technology established to initiate networking and coordination
of nationally funded research activities on a European level.
COST Action ES1104 is a
networking opportunity focusing on practical measures that can be used by
practitioners, stakeholders and authorities to restore degraded drylands and
manage their recovery. It will run from June 2012 to May 2016.
Funding for Short-Term Scientific Missions
In support of Action ES1104,
COST can provide financial support to eligible applicants to carry out a
Short-Term Scientific Mission (STSM) that will contribute to the scientific
objectives of this COST Action.
The application deadlines for 2013-2014 are:
15 October 2013 for STSMs to be initiated between December 2013-February 2014
15 January 2014 for STSMs to be initiated and completed between March-May 2014
Desert Restoration Hub STSMS