PERIDOT is the Franco-Pakistani Hubert Curien Partnership (PHC) providing opportunities to Pakistani and French researchers to interact for joint research activities. The program is implemented in Pakistan by the Higher Education Commission (HEC) and in France, jointly by the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs (MEAE) and the Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation (MESRI). The objective of this program is to develop new scientific and technological cooperation between French and Pakistani higher education institutions/research laboratories by supporting the mobility of researchers from both sides.
The priority areas in 2018 are;
- Human & Social Sciences
- Climate Change
- IT for Peace and Conflict Resolution
Deadline date for online submission of research proposals on Campus France website is 15th November, 2017