Funding – 2013

Contaminants and Environments: Health, Adaptability, Behaviour & uses

The call for proposals "Contaminants and environments" contributes to the production of scientific knowledge through basic and applied research on the characterization and behaviour of physical, chemical or biological contaminants and their products of transformation in the environment, their effects on human, animal and plant health as well as on ecosystem health.

The thematic priorities are:

1. Detection and characterization of contaminants to identify their toxic potential

2. Contaminants and Health

  • Impacts of contaminants on human, animal and plant health
  • Adaptability of organisms and populations to contaminants
  • Protection of populations

3. Contaminants and ecosystems

  • Impacts of contaminants on communities and ecosystems
  • Adaptability of the communities and ecosystems to contaminants
  • Restoration of contaminated environments

4. Usages & evaluation of risks

5. Modeling, prediction

Opening : 2012-04-27 at 10:47 CEST
Application Deadline : 2012-07-12 at 13:00 CEST

Deadline for submission of proposals (electronic submission only): 17 July 2012 at 13h00 Paris time

Deadline for submission of signed submission document: 26 July 2012 at 13h00 Paris time

For additional information, please contact (preferably by e-mail):

Dr. Edith Hourcade:
Email: edith.hourcade(at)
Tel.: +33 (0)1 73 54 81 30



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