Commission requests study on the role of civil society in governing ERA

June 20, 2002

Brussels, 19 June 2002

The European Commission's Research DG has published a contract notice for a study contract on 'Governance of the European research area: the role of civil society'.

The open invitation to tender relates to a study intended to further a better understanding of the conditions needed for civil society to play an effective part in the creation of the European research area. Scientific and technological expertise assigned to other policies based on science and technology is included in this.

For further information, please contact:

European Commission
Directorate-General Research
Mr Philippe Galiay
Office SDME 6/58
rue de la Loi/Wetstraat 200
B-1049 Brussels

Tel: +32 2 295 4068
Fax +32 2 298 4686

Remarks: The deadline for requesting tender documents is 25.07.2002. The deadline for submitting tender documents is 21.08.2002.

Before contacting the Commission, tenderers are strongly advised to consult the original call text in the Official Journal of the European Communities at the reference below.

Document Reference: OJ No S 117 of 19.06.2002.

CORDIS RTD-NEWS/© European Communities, 2001

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