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Enhancing COoperation amongst FARMing entrepreneurs

Start date: Nov 1, 2016, End date: Apr 30, 2019,

Agricultural markets & farming have changed considerably over the last decades across Europe and agricultural production faces more & more social & environmental challenges. Family farms are a central element of EU agricultural policy & the viability of many family farms is under threat. For example, only 37% of Irish farms are considered as economically viable; 31% are sustainable due to the pres ...
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Description (EN): FREED will develop a new service, by the means of which SME’s in the region can access innovation in energy technologies otherwise not be available within the NPA region. FREED will also facilitate the transfer of technology innovations to SME’s across the area, so that the outputs of the project will widely benefit the region. It will achieve this because it provi ...
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... pace Italia, Airbus Defense and Space, Telespazio), research organizations (DLR, CNR, AWI), SMEs (Liquifer, Heliospectra, EnginSoft, Aero Sekur) and academia (Wageningen UR, University of Guelph, Limerick Institute of Technology) from six European countries (Germany, Ireland, Italy, Sweden, Austria, the Netherlands) and Canada join forces in a unique consortium to prepare the ground for further in ...
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Reason for the project: Reinforce and modernize libraries and improve the level of competencies and skills of library staff in HEI’s in Western Balkan countries. The level of competencies and skills of library staff is not of a high standard in the target PC's. Library staff need to be trained in modern library standards & practices. The main challenge they face is to transform themselves into mod ...
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Reason for the project: Reinforce and modernize libraries and improve the level of competencies and skills of library staff in HEI’s in Armenia, Moldova and Belarus. The level of competencies and skills of library staff is not of a high standard in the target PC's. Library staff need to be trained in modern library standards & practices. The main challenge they face is to transform themselves into ...
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Social Enterprise Development, Education and Training Tools

Start date: Oct 3, 2016, End date: Oct 2, 2018,

This strategic partnership aims to support the development of innovative practices in the education and training of individuals engaged in social enterprise (S.E.) The outputs of the project will impact on the capacity of the social enterprise sector at organizational, local, regional, national and European levels. The project partnership (8 Nr organisations) is led by Glyndwr University, Wales an ...
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Social Enterprise Skills for Business Advisers

Start date: Sep 1, 2015, End date: Aug 31, 2018,

Social economy and entrepreneurship has developed in the recent years as an answer to major social needs that have been exacerbated through the economic crisis. Social enterprises contribute to social innovation, the creation of new business models and the exploitation of unused resources. However, the supporting structures for social economy, such as advisory services, are still underdeveloped in ...
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Transnational Education in LEADER Implementation 2

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

The project is based around the LEADER program which is a highly effective and successful model of integrated social and economic development in rural communities. LEADER is delivered in a variety of different fashions by the member states.The project will entail a study of the delivery of the LEADER programme - seeking examples of the most efficient modes of implementation in the partner coun ...
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This is a project for higher education student and staff mobility between Programme Countries and Partner Countries. Please consult the website of the organisation to obtain additional details.
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virtual youth work

Start date: Jan 11, 2016, End date: Jul 10, 2018,

This is a new and innovative project which is based on the need to enhance the youth work skills of young people and youth workers in a multi-media context. The world of multimedia changes rapidly. Youth workers need to understand and capture this environment to ensure relevance and ongoing enhancement of the young people they work with. In turn, young people need to be supported to use their s ...
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Train-to-NZEB: The Building Knowledge Hubs (Train-to-NZEB)

Start date: Jun 1, 2015, End date: Jun 1, 2018,

The Train-to-NZEB project is designed to establish a functioning network of training and consultation centres (Building Knowledge Hubs, BKHs), providing practical trainings, demonstrations and complex consulting services for the implementation of nearly-zero energy buildings (NZEB). Using the improved training facilities, the BKHs will provide enhanced capacity for conduction of trainings on curri ...
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How we can do it!

Start date: May 2, 2016, End date: Nov 1, 2017,

“How we can do it” is Youth exchange project. 35 young people from Slovakia, Sicily, Ireland, Bulgaria, Portugal, Romania and Wales will meet in the middle of Slovakia, in the small village Prenčov. This region is biggest rural area in Slovakia facing several problems as unemployment, traditional conservatism, passivity about collective issues and lack of opportunities for social and cultural life ...
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E-Learning from Nature

Start date: Nov 1, 2015, End date: Oct 31, 2017,

The project rationale is deeply rooted in the long lasting effort of European policies in addressing the underachievements in basic skills as far as scientific issues are concerned. The "Council conclusions on increasing the level of basic skills in the context of European cooperation on schools for the 21st century" stated that "A good level of reading literacy and numeracy, together with a solid ...
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Higher education student and staff mobility project

Start date: Jun 1, 2016, End date: Sep 30, 2017,

This is a higher education student and staff mobility project, please consult the website of the organisation to obtain additional details.
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Buildings consume about 40% of total final energy in Europe, and those built before 1980 represent 95% of this energy consumption. The low renovation rate of building stock (1% per year) means that boosting energy efficient buildings’ retrofitting is the only way to reach EU’s “20-20-20” targets. The higher impact will be achieved through interventions in non-residential buildings, as their energy ...
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Embedded systems are the key innovation driver to improve almost all mechatronic products with cheaper and even new functionalities. Furthermore, they strongly support today's information society as inter-system communication enabler.Consequently boundaries of application domains are alleviated and ad-hoc connections and interoperability play an increasing role. At the same time, multi-core and ma ...
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This is a project for higher education student and staff mobility between Programme Countries and Partner Countries. Please consult the website of the organisation to obtain additional details.
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This is a project for higher education student and staff mobility between Programme Countries and Partner Countries. Please consult the website of the organisation to obtain additional details.
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SYMBOLS is an innovative interdisciplinary cooperation project that pretends to create and test new approaches to discover European Cemeteries, in order reinforce the knowledge and public awareness on its hidden heritage.Among its key objectives, we can highlight:1) The exchange of cultural and creative works, reinforcing the cultural and creative sector’s capacity to operate transationally, throu ...
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Higher education student and staff mobility project

Start date: Jun 1, 2015, End date: Sep 30, 2016,

This is a higher education student and staff mobility project, please consult the website of the organisation to obtain additional details.
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Even though composite materials are more and more used in modern airframes, many significant improvements are still achievable. Firstly, the substitution of the assembly of many small composite parts by a single one-shot large part provides additional weight reduction. Secondly, the final assembly line process must be adapted to composite properties (lack of ductility, stiffness). Thirdly, if the ...
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TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH AND PATIENT SAFETY IN EUROPE (TRANSFoRm)

Start date: Mar 1, 2010, End date: Nov 30, 2015,

TRANSFoRm will develop rigorous, generic methods for the integration of Primary Care clinical and research activities, to support patient safety and clinical research via:1.\tRich capture of clinical data, including symptoms and signs rather than just a single diagnosis. A generic, dynamic interface, integrated with electronic health records (EHR), will facilitate both diagnostic decision support ...
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GREENLION is a Large Scale Collaborative Project with the FP7 (topic GC.NMP.2011-1) leading to the manufacturing of greener and cheaper Li-Ion batteries for electric vehicle applications via the use of water soluble, fluorine-free, high thermally stable binders, which would eliminate the use of VOCs and reduce the cell assembly cost.GREENLION has 6 key objectives: (i) development of new act ...
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Higher education student and staff mobility project

Start date: Jun 1, 2014, End date: Sep 30, 2015,

This is a higher education student and staff mobility project, please consult the website of the organisation to obtain additional details.
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Renewable Public Transport Enterprise (REPUTE)

Start date: Dec 31, 2013, End date: Jun 29, 2015,

REPUTE (Renewable Public Transport Enterprise) is an Atlantic Area funded project aimed at developing the use of renewable energy in public transport. REPUTE promotes innovation and engagement in the efficient use of energy in public transport by means of information provision, stimulation of enterprise and behaviour change, and policy change recommendations. ...
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Safe Nano Worker Exposure Scenarios (SANOWORK)

Start date: Mar 1, 2012, End date: Feb 28, 2015,

The main goal of Sanowork project is to identify a safe occupational exposure scenario by exposureassessment in real conditions and at all stages of nanomaterials (NM) production, use and disposal.In order to address this and more specifically the issues introduced by NMP.2011.1.3-2 call, we intend to:1. contain hazard and worker exposure potential by developing exposure mitigation strategy based ...
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"Innovation is the most important engine of growth and jobs in knowledge-based bio-economies. The scope of BAMMBO (Biologically Active Molecules of Marine Based Origin) is ambitious. This is intentional. BAMMBO will provide innovative solutions to overcome existing bottle-necks associated with culturing marine organisms in order to sustainably produce high yields of value-added products for the ph ...
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"Biopharmaceuticals have universal importance as effective therapeutics for many human diseases. Biopharmaceutical production employs living cells as ‘production machinery’ with the selection of the producing cell line, a critical step for an efficient industrial process. Current industry practices for cell selection are expensive and time-consuming. The proposed PM-CELL project will result in the ...
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Controlled Environment Laboratory for Life Sciences (CELLS)

Start date: Sep 1, 2011, End date: Aug 31, 2013,

... s) aims to support the relocation and development of a research programme by Dr. Gary Stutte and establish a European centre of excellence for Controlled Environment Research at the host organisation Limerick Institute of Technology (Ireland). Dr. Stutte is an expert in hydroponic based controlled environments and space agriculture / horticulture engaged in contract research for NASA at the Dynama ...
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Gas Flows in Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (GASMEMS)

Start date: Oct 1, 2008, End date: Sep 30, 2012,

Gas flows in microsystems are of great interest for various applications that touch almost every industrial field. This diversity is typified through the following examples: fluidic microactuators for active control of aerodynamic flows, vacuum generators for extracting biological samples, mass flow and temperature micro-sensors, pressure gauges, micro heat-exchangers for the cooling of electronic ...
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Advancing the Multilingual Web, Thematic Network (MultilingualWeb)

Start date: Apr 1, 2010, End date: Mar 31, 2012,

Given the importance of the World Wide Web to communication in all walks of life, and as the share of English Web pages decreases and that of languages spoken in the European Union increases, the importance of ensuring the multilingual viability of the World Wide Web is paramount.In order to build on current internationalization of the Web and move it forward, it is important to raise awareness of ...
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Digital Age in Rural and Remote Areas 1.12 (DARRA)

Start date: Dec 31, 2007, End date: Dec 30, 2010,

The objective of DARRA project is to decrease the digital divide in remote and rural areas among the partner regions, through boosting the usage of ICT by SMEs and the public sector, and improve the overall regional competitiveness. DARRA capitalises on the findings of BIRRA project. The digital divide is a handicap inter-and intra-regionally and one indicator of a region’s peripherality. DARRA pr ...
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The creative partnership network ‘Artesnet Europe’ sees itself as a Europe-wide ‘community of practice’, connecting practitioners from the creative/cultural sector, teaching staff from art schools, educators, and artistic researchers from almost all EU-countries, Iceland, Norway, and Turkey. The network develops new approaches in learning, teaching and research in the arts in a rapidly changing Eu ...
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The competitive strength of the machine-tools manufacturers of Asia (and not only of Asia) is challenging the world leadership of the European firms: 14.000 companies, with 1.500.000 employees. The challenge should be faced through an improvement of innovative capabilities and surely in the field of design, safety and usability there are opportunities of innovation: in order to produce more suitab ...
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Grading Soft Skills

Start date: Jan 1, 2014,

The overall objective of this project is to create mechanisms that enable to continuously support, monitor, assess, and acknowledge the development of learners' soft skills (i.e. transversal, cross-curricular skills) with the help of state-of-the-art ICT tools. Soft skills include problem solving, initiative taking and entrepreneurship, learning-to-learn, creativity, innovation, critical thinking, ...
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This project sought to address Europe’s need for:1. More women entrepreneurs and more women to create and grow small businesses.2. More ICT capable, competitive, innovative and productive small businesses.3. Quality and relevant enterprise learning and support systems for women so that they can tackle current economic and technology challenges.This project will develop an innovative learning model ...
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The Lotus Unlimited project is fully equipped to continue the cooperation in the partnership (9 EU & 11 SEA partners) and to further improve the project in the coming years learning from the expertise of previous Lotus projects. Project activities will be:- Consortium meetings: to ensure efficient management & monitoring (general/financial) and to plan activities- The Regional SEA Working Group pl ...
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More and more VET organisations were being encouraged to provide mobility opportunities to the widest possible audience that offered individuals the chance to participate in an experience that enhances their employability and support them in achieving their maximum potential. This was in line with the key operational objective of the Leonardo programme to improve the quality and volume of mobility ...
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The project will promote and develop access to inclusive education, to social integration and to non-discrimantion treatment of those with special needs in education in accordance with Bologna Process and UN criteria. This will initiate the right of individuals with special needs to access education, to enjoy the right of participation in everyday society and to combat discrimination against th ...
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No substitute for practical experience : The principal resource produced has been a white book promoting the principal of work placements as a vital part of chemistry training and looking at how education can adapt to the labour market. A project website has been developed and links for practical exchanges established. This project started in 2001 and lasted 37 months.
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