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H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Arctic Regime Adaptation to Great Power Competition: The Security Dimension

The security agenda of modern and foreseeable Arctic politics substantially depends on the interactions between the U.S., Russia, and China. The ambition of this project is to figure out how to improve the Arctic regime to make it a more effective instrument for solving security problems amid the...

Awarded: NOK 2.2 mill.

Project Period: 2022-2024

Location: Troms og Finnmark - Romsa ja Finnmárku - Tromssa ja Finmarkku

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Safety and Resilience through Digital Practices: A Participatory Study with Women at the Intersection of Gender-Based Violence and Immigration in Norway

Rahaf Mohammed, an 18-year-old Saudi woman who was subjected to domestic violence, utilized social media to make her voice heard by foreign authorities. Via this ‘digital’ call for help, she successfully escaped violence. The internationally recognized #metoo movement became active on social medi...

Awarded: NOK 2.3 mill.

Project Period: 2022-2024

Location: Rogaland

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Micro-level Politics of Peace

Peace settlements are elite pacts that ignore the views of the population, those most affected by the conflict, which leads to a lack of buy-in for sustainable peace. The project “Micro-level Politics of Peace” (MICROPOLPAX) puts individuals at the centre of the focus and asks what peace means to...

Awarded: NOK 2.3 mill.

Project Period: 2022-2024

Location: Oslo

H20-SOCIETY-Europe in a changing world - inclusive, innovative and reflective Societies

AdvanCing behavioural Change Through an INclusive Green deal

ACCTING mobilizes research experimentation and innovation to advance an inclusive and socially just European Green Deal, where nobody is left behind. It specifically focuses on inequalities produced and reproduced in the context of Green Deal policy and interventions. The overall objectives are...

Awarded: NOK 4.5 mill.

Project Period: 2022-2025

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Heritage Language Acquisition: The qualitative nature of input and cross-linguistic influence

This project aims to fill important gaps in our existing knowledge of Heritage Language (HL) acquisition, a subfield of bilingualism studies. While most previous research has focused on describing how HLs diverge from their monolingual baselines, the main objective of HeLA is to understand why he...

Awarded: NOK 2.3 mill.

Project Period: 2022-2024

Location: Troms og Finnmark - Romsa ja Finnmárku - Tromssa ja Finmarkku

H20-FOOD-Food security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, marine and maritime and inland water research

Systemic Innovations Towards a Zero Food Waste Supply Chain

ZeroW has set the ambitious target of playing a key role in the transition of current food systems towards halving Food Loss & Waste (FLW) by 2030 and reaching near-zero FLW by 2050. ZeroW provides significant impacts through the demonstration of innovations in nine real-life food chains, by emp...

Awarded: NOK 1.3 mill.

Project Period: 2022-2025

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

H20-ENV-Climate action, environment, resource efficiency and raw materials

A Holistic Fire Management Ecosystem for Prevention, Detection and Restoration of Environmental Disasters

Considering the socio-ecological transition of Europe 2030, and towards a more resilient and informed community, focusing on the forests that are near wildfire risk, DRYADS aims to build upon state-of-the-art high TRL products and unite them in a holistic Fire Management platform that optimize a...

Awarded: NOK 32.3 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2025

Location: Viken og 4 andre

H20-ENV-Climate action, environment, resource efficiency and raw materials

Innovative technologies and socio-ecological-economic solutions for fire resilient territories in Europe.

Extreme wildfire events (EWE) are becoming a major environmental, economic and social threat in Southern Europe and increasingly gaining importance elsewhere in Europe. As the limits of fire suppression-centered strategies become evident, practitioners, researchers and policymakers increasingly r...

Awarded: NOK 7.9 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2025

Location: Viken

H20-ENV-Climate action, environment, resource efficiency and raw materials

RESILIENCE IN EUROPE THROUGH ACTIVATING CITY HUBS REACHING OUT TO USERS WITH TRIPLE-A CLIMATE ADAPTATION TOOLS

REACHOUT will advance Climate Services for urban environments in 7 City Hubs across Europe, developing adaptation strategies integrated in climate resilient urban development. Our climate services will be tailored, visualized and presented in attractive climate story maps. In a series of City Hub...

Awarded: NOK 5.6 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2025

Location: Oslo og 2 andre

H20-ENV-Climate action, environment, resource efficiency and raw materials

Accelerating and upscaling transformational adaptation in Europe: demonstration of water-related innovation packages

Climate change impacts are here and now. The impacts on people, prosperity and planet are already pervasive but unevenly distributed, as stated in the new EU Blueprint strategy (European Commission-EC, 2019). To reduce climate-related risks, the EC and the IPCC agree that transformational adaptat...

Awarded: NOK 6.8 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2025

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage og 2 andre

H20-SECURITY-Secure societies - Protecting freedom and security of Europe and its citizens

Secure management of IoT devices lifecycle through identities, trust and distributed ledgers

ERATOSTHENES will devise a novel distributed, automated, auditable, yet privacy-respectful, Trust and Identity Management Framework intended to dynamically and holistically manage the lifecycle of IoT devices, strengthening trust, identities, and resilience in the entire IoT ecosystem, supporting...

Awarded: NOK 9.1 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2025

Location: Viken og 2 andre

H20-SECURITY-Secure societies - Protecting freedom and security of Europe and its citizens

Harmonization and Pre-Standardization of Equipment, Training and Tactical Coordinated procedures for First Aid Vehicles deployment on European multi-victim Disasters

A methodology for tracking and analysing the needs for standardization and certification harmonization thorough the project life cycle will be defined and enforced, which will allow the early identification of issues related to the conceptualization, design, implementation, integration and deploy...

Awarded: NOK 5.4 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2023

Location: Vestfold og Telemark

H20-SECURITY-Secure societies - Protecting freedom and security of Europe and its citizens

rEsilient and seLf-healed EleCTRical pOwer Nanogrid

In the era of hyper-connected digital economies, the smart technologies play a vital role in the operation of the Electrical Power and Energy Systems (EPES), transforming it into a new, decentralised model with multiple benefits, such as distributed generation, pervasive control, remote monitorin...

Awarded: NOK 3.2 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2024

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Queer Herstories of struggle and survival in Romania: From Communist criminalization to contemporary anti-gender movements in SEE spaces

Q-SEERA, Queer Herstories of struggle and survival in Romania: From Communist criminalization to contemporary anti-gender movements in SEE spaces, is an interdisciplinary and novel research project which uses cutting-edge methodologies and adds unique knowledge that goes beyond the state of the a...

Awarded: NOK 2.3 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2023

Location: Rogaland

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Ethnicity-Based Parenting for Child’s Online Safety/Risks

Ethnic vulnerability to risk factors, such as stigmatisation, is inhibitory to parental self-efficacy, either inflating or deflating their confidence in how much they are aware of their child’s online safety/risks. Confident parents tend to underestimate how frequently their child has experienced...

Awarded: NOK 2.2 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2023

Location: Oslo

H20-HEALTH-Health, demographic change and wellbeing

Innovations to accelerate vaccine development and manufacture

Inno4Vac proposes an ambitious programme that will harness the latest advances in immunology, disease modelling, and modelling for tackling persistent scientific bottlenecks in vaccine development and for de-risking and accelerating this process. To reach this aim the project is divided into fou...

Awarded: NOK 16.5 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2027

Location: Vestland og 2 andre

H20-ERC-European Research Council

Openings to the Inclusion of Muslim Minorities in Today’s Democracies

At the heart of contemporary politics in the old democracies in Europe and North America is a significant puzzle. How come the far right, advocating a nativist agenda particularly opposed to Muslims and Islam, is advancing at a time when public opinion research documents stability or decline in i...

Awarded: NOK 21.4 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2026

Location: Vestland

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Becoming Indigenous language speakers and writers in higher education

Across the world, Across the world, Indigenous teacher education programs constitute important sites for the creation of Indigenous language speakers, writers and future language teachers. Such speakers are key agents for the reclamation and revitalization of threatened Indigenous languages. Peru...

Awarded: NOK 2.2 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2023

Location: Oslo

H20-SECURITY-Secure societies - Protecting freedom and security of Europe and its citizens

Artificial Intelligence based Virtual Control Room for the Arctic (AI-ARC)

The AI-ARC proposal presents a highly innovative and user-friendly artificial intelligence (AI) based platform known as the Virtual Control Room (VCR). Due to the vast amounts of information collected the potential for information overload is real. This reality can complicate the operational pict...

Awarded: NOK 0.87 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2024

Location: Nordland - Nordlánnda

H20-ENV-Climate action, environment, resource efficiency and raw materials

Multi-hazard and sYstemic framework for enhancing Risk-Informed mAnagement and Decision-making in the E.U.

MYRIAD-EU’s vision is to catalyse the paradigm shift required to move towards a multi-risk, multi-sector, systemic approach to risk management. Our aim is that by the end of MYRIAD-EU policy-makers, decision-makers, and practitioners can develop forward-looking disaster risk management pathways t...

Awarded: NOK 4.1 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2025

Location: Oslo

H20-ENV-Climate action, environment, resource efficiency and raw materials

Paris Agreement Overshooting – Reversibility, Climate Impacts and Adaptation Needs

Overshooting the Paris Agreement temperature thresholds is a distinct possibility. The impacts of such overshoot scenarios would materialise globally, but be particularly consequential for vulnerable regions and systems for which thresholds of abrupt and possibly irreversible shifts or adaptation...

Awarded: NOK 3.6 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2024

Location: Nordland - Nordlánnda og 2 andre

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Digital Folklore as Critical Heritage Production and Participation in Contemporary Norway

Digital folklore – digitally (re)produced and mediated vernacular cultural expression – is a form of active, ongoing and self-including heritage production that gives us insights into what is culturally, socially and politically significant to a diverse public. Despite the importance critical her...

Awarded: NOK 3.3 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2024

Location: Oslo

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Incremental Sound Change in Oslo (ISC-Oslo)

The project "Incremental Sound Change in Oslo" (ISC-Oslo) will investigate the socio-demographic origins of five ongoing phonetic changes in a post-hoc phonetic analysis of two corpora from the early 2000s. Working-class children and youth have been identified as one of the main sources of lang...

Awarded: NOK 2.0 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2024

Location: Oslo

H20-FOOD-Food security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, marine and maritime and inland water research

Data-driven control and prioritisation of non-EU-regulated contagious animal diseases

Farmers, veterinarians and other animal health managers in the livestock sector are currently missing information on prevalence and burden of non-EU-regulated contagious animal diseases. They are in need of adequate tools for risk assessment and for prioritisation of control measures for these di...

Awarded: NOK 11.0 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2026

Location: Viken

H20-ENV-Climate action, environment, resource efficiency and raw materials

Pan-Arctic observing System of Systems: Implementing Observations for societal Needs

Arctic PASSION will address the urgent need for coordinated and accessible Earth observation and information services for the Arctic region. Despite significant international effort in the past, elements of the current pan-Arctic observing network still remain fragmented, disconnected, or have ot...

Awarded: NOK 43.0 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2025

Location: Vestland og 5 andre

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Submarine Landslides and their impacts on Offshore Infrastructures

Due to significant expansion of offshore structures in Europe, estimating potential submarine slides is important for the safe design of offshore structures so that they can withstand the impact of landslides. However, state-of-the-art submarine landslide modelling (a) fails to understand the tri...

Awarded: NOK 2.3 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2023

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

H20-FOOD-Food security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, marine and maritime and inland water research

Supplying bioactives Compounds from micro-Algae to foster a bLue futurE

The current food system is seriously challenged by evolving consumers needs and by the rapid world population growth, which could peak to 9.7 billion people in 2060. To provide food system with high nutritional value ingredients, it becomes of paramount important to harness the potential of the o...

Awarded: NOK 0.71 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2025

Location: Oslo

H20-ERC-European Research Council

Innocent Children or Security Threats? European Children Born of War

How can we ensure that children born of war do not pay for the sins of their parents? Political debates about how to address the plight of children born of foreign fighters to ISIS/Daesh make this an acute concern in Europe today. The European debates are polarized; some argue that socialization ...

Awarded: NOK 19.9 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2026

Location: Oslo

H20-ERC-European Research Council

Migration rhythms in trajectories of upward social mobility in Asia

Ninety percent of the global increase in the size of middle classes is occurring in Asia. What is driving this tremendous middle-class expansion and how is it related to the unprecedented levels of internal and international migration in that region? Specifically, what roles does migration play i...

Awarded: NOK 16.1 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2026

Location: Oslo

H20-LEIT-LEIT-ICT-Information and Communication Technologies

MAchinE Learning for Scalable meTeoROlogy and cliMate

To develop Europe’s computer architecture of the future, MAELSTROM will co-design bespoke compute system designs for optimal application performance and energy efficiency, a software framework to optimise usability and training efficiency for machine learning at scale, and large-scale machine lea...

Awarded: NOK 1.6 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2024

Location: Oslo