|Type of Structure:||network / framework activity|
|Regional Scope:||continental in the area: Europe|
|Parent Organisations:||European initiative|
|Child Organisations:||COST-A27, COST-A28, COST-C27, COST-CM0903, COST-E34, COST-E35, COST-E37, COST-E40, COST-E41, COST-E47, COST-E48, COST-E49, COST-ES0803, COST-ES0805, COST-ES0806, COST-ES0907, COST-ES1004, COST-ES1005, COST-FP0803, COST-FP0903, COST-IC0804, COST-IS0807, COST-IS1007, COST-TU0803, COST285, COST286, COST287, COST288, COST289, COST356, COST529, COST543, COST633, COST634, COST636, COST637, COST639, COST722, COST724, COST726, COST727, COST728, COST729, COST730, COST731, COST732, COST735, COST859, COST862, COST863, COST871, COST927, COST929
No more in operation: COST-C10, COST-C9, COST-D17, COST-E1, COST-E12, COST-E19, COST-E21, COST-E22, COST-E25, COST-E3, COST-E33, COST-E6, COST-E9, COST-ES0804, COST-ES1202, COST-ES1203, COST-FP0601, COST-FP0703, COST-IS1204, COST-TU1201, COST-TU1202, COST317, COST321, COST328, COST342, COST346, COST350, COST611, COST614, COST616, COST617, COST618, COST619, COST620, COST622, COST623, COST624, COST626, COST627, COST629, COST631, COST65, COST66, COST67, COST682, COST712, COST713, COST715, COST716, COST717, COST719, COST720, COST723, COST725, COST74, COST813, COST831, COST832, COST835, COST837, COST852, COST854, COST866
|Duration :||1971 to present|
|Contact Address:||no office contact defined|
General information and objectivesThe goal of COST is to ensure that Europe holds a strong position in the field of scientific and technical research for peaceful purposes, by increasing European co-operation and interaction in this field.