DETEM – Projects for Municipal Technological Development

DETEM is an instrument from the Federal Council for Science and Technology (COFECyT) seeking to bring relevance to life quality in a municipal area through local technological development and to achieve the best management practices. Thus, the aim is to respond to social demands and needs to ensure sustainable development, in accordance with provincial policies and strategies.

The purpose of DETEM Projects is to achieve productive and social development of the municipality to generate and transfer knowledge and to contribute to consolidate national policies with a local impact, aiming at the improvement and better use of the resources available.

Financial resources granted by the Ministry for such projects are non-refundable contributions. Such funds may not exceed 70% of the total project cost.

This tool may be used by Municipalities and their communities and committees with legal personality.

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Federal Council for Science and Technology (COFECyT)
Phone/Fax.: (54-11) 49500 int. 4172/74/82
Godoy Cruz 2320, 3rd floor (C1425FQD)
Autonomous City of Buenos Aires