The OML Center recognizes that science and technology have a critical role to play in enhancing the resilience and coping capacity of the various sectors of society whose aspiration to develop sustainably is threatened by climate-related risks and disasters. To help achieve one of its main goals of supporting focused and science-based efforts towards developing innovative solutions to mitigate the risks and impacts of climate change and geo-hazards, the Center lined up as one of its main activities the awarding of research grants that will support applied research/science and engineering-based initiatives.
This Call for Research Proposals is open to all Filipino researchers, scientists and practitioners. A research proposal should demonstrate how it can contribute in achieving the Center’s goals and must focus in at least one of the following core research areas.
Deadline for submission is on 31 July 2014. To download the guidelines for proposal submission and templates, visit: http://www.omlopezcenter.org/call_for_proposals