Community Research and Development Information Service - CORDIS


This 1996 Work Programme establishes the work schedule of the specific programme for research and technological development activities, including demonstration, in the field of environment and climate (1994-1998) and sets out in detail the various activities to be pursued during its lifetime. On the basis of this Work Programme periodic calls for proposals are launched inviting interested organizations to present project proposals. The objectives it describes are as follows:

- To better understand the processes underlying environmental change, in particular those of the climate system, including the atmosphere, the oceans, the land surfaces, the continental ice masses and the biosphere;
- To improve assessment of the consequences of climatic and other environmental change;
- To contribute to the identification, formulation and implementation of societal policy and technological responses to global environmental change;
- To contribute to the technological development necessary for environmental observation, monitoring and research, including methodologies and technologies for the monitoring, warning and management of natural hazards.
Record Number: 199730018 / Last updated on: 1997-04-08