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Evidence-based ICT tools for weight loss maintenance (NoHoW)

Start date: Mar 1, 2015, End date: Feb 29, 2020,

Most adults who try to lose weight fail to maintain it. Obesity is a key economic and healthcare challenge for Europe. Effective interventions and commercial programmes for weight loss are widely available, but most people re-gain their lost weight. Currently few comprehensive solutions exist to help Europeans manage weight loss maintenance (WLM).Current research suggests the most promising eviden ...
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Transition from healthy status to Parkinson’s Disease (PD) is vaguely tractable, since symptoms can be so subtle in the early stages that they go unnoticed. Lack of biomarkers and/or findings on routine MRI and CT scans, PD is left undiagnosed for years, gradually affecting the life of over 6.5 million of older adults (>55-60 yrs) worldwide, increasing the risk of their health deterioration. Epide ...
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Concept and aim: 20 million fans attend top division football games each week and many more watch on TV. Our social innovation is to attract people to lifestyle change through the personal connection and loyalty to the club they support. Our aim is to use this social innovation to change physical activity and sedentary behaviour, specially targeting low-SES groups, and men as well as women. EuroFI ...
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Enhancing Resilience Through Teacher Education

Start date: Sep 1, 2016, End date: Aug 31, 2018,

This project comes at an opportune time as Europe is facing challenges related to economic deprivation, migration and social cohesion amongst others. Project ENRETE seeks to promote equity, social inclusion and active citizenship through inclusive education and a strengths-based, resilience approach at a time when the economic and social changes in Europe pose considerable challenges to economic g ...
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The PsyTool project is a collaborative partnership that allows a group of stakeholders from different sport backgrounds to collaborate in the establishment of a network to take full advantage from the implementation of the Sport Psychology as a strategic tool to promote integrity and to tackle violence, discrimination, intolerance and match-fixing among young practitioners of grassroots sports. Th ...
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The prevalence of obesity has increased steadily for the past several decades. The great public health burden of overweight and obesity requires effective intervention programs targeting energy balance behaviours (e.g. active transport, tv viewing, soft drink and snacking consumption). However, up to now the efforts to prevent overweight had disappointing effects. To better inform future systemati ...
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2-WHEELER BEHAVIOUR AND SAFETY (2-BE-SAFE)

Start date: Jan 1, 2009, End date: Dec 31, 2011,

"Powered Two Wheeler (PTW) users are greatly over-involved in serious and fatal crashes. They have between 5 and 25 times the risk of having a fatal crash compared to car drivers, depending on the country. The number of PTWs on European roads has more than doubled over the last two decades. The recent MAIDS (Motorcycle Accident In-Depth Study) study of PTW crashes in Europe found that behavioural ...
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The EUROMENTOR project will train mentors to support disadvantaged and disengaged target groups in order to promote their social, educational and economic inclusion. It is based on a previous Leonardo da Vinci project “Peer Mentor Support Project” which promotes the social, economic and educational inclusion of young disadvantaged people throughout training for supports peer mentors and it aims at ...
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The ME, MYSELF, I project aims to promote social, economic and educational inclusion of the most disengaged and disadvantaged groups of people by a personal development programme, supported by peer mentors, which will provide them the skills necessary to access vocational training and employment. This project aims therefore at developing and delivering individualised personal development and life ...
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The purpose of the PIP project is to provide a flexible and cost effective means of delivering personal development, particularly employability skills, to people at a greatest distance from the labour market. Despite having the necessary vocational skills or experience, they experience great difficulty maintaining placements in training or employment due to a severe lack of understanding of the ge ...
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The SPA project partnership, led by world professional associations and their European and national member organisations, will collaborate with employers and education and training providers in the sports therapy industry to develop new European standards able to facilitate career progression and to encourage individual mobility, in the form of competency benchmarks and standards for accreditation ...
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The project aimed to address some of the issues faced by people furthest from the labour market and those who experience difficulties in gaining or retaining training or employment due to a lack of appropriate personal skills and behaviours. The project consolidated the work undertaken in the Peer Implementation Project-PIP in training Mentors as Peer Educators to deliver personal development skil ...
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