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6th Framework Programme, Anticipating Scientific and Technological Needs - NEST, New and Emerging Science and Technology, Reference document on INSIGHT Projects

Funded under: FP6-NEST

Abstract

The New and Emerging Science and Technology (NEST) activity falls within the specific programme "Integrating and Strengthening the European Research Area" of the 6th Framework Programme (FP6). INSIGHT projects respond to the requirement in the specific programme that the NEST activity will conduct:
Research to assess rapidly new discoveries, or newly observed phenomena, which may indicate emerging risks or problems of high importance to European society, and identify appropriate responses to them.
This reference document addresses the key elements of INSIGHT projects, indicating how they will be implemented under NEST.

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Record Number: 5847 / Last updated on: 2004-08-26
Category: POLI