"Science for a sustainable development" (SSD)
On 4 March 2005, the Council of Ministers approved the research programme “Science
for a Sustainable Development” (2005-2009) for which the federal State
and the federated entities concluded a cooperation agreement.
The priority research areas are the following:
- Transport and mobility
- Health and environment
- Climate (including Antarctica)
- Biodiversity (including Antarctica and the North
- Atmosphere and terrestrial (including freshwater) and
marine ecosystems (including Antarctica and the North
- Transversal research: in order to better translate/operationalise the concept
of sustainable development, in and between the priority areas, transversal
and generic research is necessary.
The research must also take account of the (complexity of the) interactions
between the priority research areas.
Within these priority research
areas, the Programme encourages the submission of proposals on questions
The Belgian Science now launches a fourth call for proposals.
Call for proposals 4
The present call concerns the: "Targeted
actions North Sea".
This call will soon published in the Belgian Official Journal.
- Expression of interest: 19 May 2008
- Research proposals: 16 June 2008 at 15:30 hour
receipt will be sent to you by e-mail)
- Secretariat: V. Michiels :
+32 (0)2 238 36 13
- North Sea: David Cox :
+32 (0)2 238 34 03