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Closing the circle: improving food waste processing technologies

Imagine a world without food waste. A world where all the food we throw away finds its way back into the cycle, turning into new food ingredients, green fertilizers, biofuels or even vaccines.

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01 December 2015
COST Action exploring links between climate change and migration at COP21

Climate change is the "defining challenge of our age", according to UN Secretary General, Ban Ki-moon. It threatens people’s lives and drives them away from their homes in search of a better and safer life elsewhere. An innovative COST Action took up the challenge and decided to tackle the emerging phenomenon of ‘climate migration’. Key findings of a fruitful four-year international collaboration will be presented this week at the 2015 UNFCCC COP21, in Paris.

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25 November 2015
November newsletter is online

Stay up-to-date with the COST latest news and opportunities!

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24 November 2015
Collecting research data to counter femicide worldwide

Femicide across Europe is the first pan-European research network investigating the causes and risk factors of a phenomenon killing thousands of women every year, worldwide.

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Open Call

Pre-Announcement: The next Collection Date is anticipated to be 9 February 2016.


Strategy Corner

This section features the work of the COST Committee of Senior Officials (CSO), including the policy-driven Targeted Networks. read more


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