25,339 projects

SAMRISK-2-Samfunnssikkerhet og risiko

Societal security and digital identities

...wide range of key societal functions are now dependent on ICT...signatures. Consequently, eID systems pose societal security concerns when they come under...In Norway, there are regular media reports of individuals who have lost their homes and/or...

Awarded: NOK 24.6 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2025

Location: Oslo

FRIHUMSAM-Fri prosj.st. hum og sam

Luxury, Corruption and Global Ethics: Towards a Critical Cultural Theory of the Moral Economy of Fraud

...organizations that it needs to be fought? Kofi Annan and Pope Francis alike agree that...But why do the numerous measures to improve ethical standards and increase transparency and...pressing questions, LUXCORE utilizes theories and qualitative methods from anthropology,...

Awarded: NOK 8.0 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2024

Location: Ukjent Fylke

NORGLOBAL2-Norge - global partner

Do no harm: Ethical humanitarian innovation and digital bodies

...does innovation in the domain of humanitarian ICTs and digitization shape and...contribution to the SDGs? The growing import of ICTs and data generate new ethical questions...to collect information about beneficiaries, and new partnerships with the private sector,...

Awarded: NOK 6.0 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2023

Location: Oslo

SAMRISK-2-Samfunnssikkerhet og risiko

Public Procurement of Critical Services - Analysis of Effects on Societal Safety

...ProCrits project will reveal the effects of tendering on the resilience of critical...regulation recently was revised to take account of important societal values (environmental...see Norwegian public procurement act §5), societal safety and inter-organizational...

Awarded: NOK 11.3 mill.

Project Period: 2019-2023

Location: Rogaland

NOS-HS-Sekr. nord. sam.nemd. HumSam

EWS Population Whole Genome Sequencing: Implications for the Nordic Solidaristic Health Care

...time frame of the PopGen exploratory workshops is from 1...three two-day workshops in Reykjavik, Helsinki and Linköping, respectively. The primary focus of...to new research on genetic, genealogical and medical data about populations and the...

Awarded: NOK 82,999

Project Period: 2014-2014

Location: Ukjent Fylke

MARINFORSK-Marine ressurser og miljø

AFO-JIGG: Service design thinking to improve welfare and product quality in the Norwegian small-scale fishing fleet

...Norway, the number of fatalities among fishers in the small-scale...times larger than in the larger coastal vessels and nearly 20 times larger than in the deep sea...vessel disasters, but man-overboard events and drowning in port are also relevant causes. ...

Awarded: NOK 12.0 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2024

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

BIOETIKK-Etikk,samfunn og bioteknologi

Perceptions of gender, genes and reproduction

...project will study a three step model of how scientific results are received and...to the public, and therefrom to "folk theories" of reproduction. Using a gender sensitive appro...reflected in the research, and what perceptions of gender the presentations to the public build...

Awarded: NOK 3.0 mill.

Project Period: 2002-2007

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

FRIHUMSAM-Fri prosj.st. hum og sam

Hearing loss, work and societal costs: a longitudinal population study

...10% of the population have a hearing loss that hampers...than 65 years. The country faces the challenge of an ageing population, and as people work...consequences for work capacity. There is a need of a large longitudinal population hearing study...

Awarded: NOK 4.0 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2023

Location: Oslo

SSF-Svalbard Science Forum

Catalyzing interdisciplinary perspectives across social and natural science on Svalbard

...goal is to develop interdisciplinary collaboration between social science,...natural sciences as well as social sciences and the living conditions in the Arctic...more interdisciplinary research collaboration and involvement of local community actors. The...

Awarded: NOK 0.25 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2022

Location: Vestland

FINNUT-Forskning og innovasjon i utdanningssektoren

KnowMo: Knowledge in Motion across Contexts of Learning. Investigating Knowledge Practices In and Out of School

...towards young peoples lifeworlds, youth culture and learning, including simultaneous studies of...ks between young peoples experiences in school and in three out-of school domains: the family,...practices, identify their characteristics and compare them with learning in schoo l. It is...

Awarded: NOK 11.4 mill.

Project Period: 2012-2017

Location: Oslo

PES2020-Prosj.etabl.støtte H2020

A life-changing PREssure Sensor System for UROdynamics to solve global voiding problems

...a Norwegian start-up that has developed nanotechnology-based in vivo pressure sensor systems for...or low pressure can result in organ failure and in worst-case scenarios, death. InVivo Bionics...

Awarded: NOK 84,999

Project Period: 2020-2021

Location: Oslo

SAMRISK-2-Samfunnssikkerhet og risiko

Salient Solutions: Responding ethically to the attention crisis

...a time dominated by mass information and social media, questions about what we should...as political weapons; and the complex dynamics of the attention economy and social attention in...media are both difficult to understand and ethically challenging. The wrong distribution of...

Awarded: NOK 12.0 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2026

Location: Oslo

SIP-Strategiske instituttprogram

CLIMATE: Adapating to extreme weather in the municipalities: what, how and why?

...SIP focus on municipal management of climate change in terms of extreme weather...the challenges faced by municipalities, and their subsequent responses we will assess the...changes necessary for furt her development of adaptation strategies at local, regional as...

Awarded: NOK 15.5 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2011

Location: Oslo


The academic discourse on 'magic' - a review about an ongoing controversy

...in the academic discourse over the last one and a half centuries. Many different definitions...forward in the last decades, leading to the abandonment of the term in a number of recent works...debate on 'magic' e specially in historical and philological disciplines that continue to...

Awarded: NOK 99,999

Project Period: 2010-2011

Location: Ukjent Fylke

DIV-AKT-Diverse aktiviteter hak=DI

Eu-SPRI conference on science and innovation policy 2021

...leading international researchers in the field of studies of science and innovation policy as...constitute an important foundation for science and innovation policies across sectors and...in recent years have been, for example, how societal challenges can be addressed through...

Awarded: NOK 0.10 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2021

Location: Oslo

SIPOENER-SIP-OED Energi-sektoren

eBee - electricity Business enters eBusiness. Implementation of eBusiness Technologies brings Changes into the Electricity Industry

...scope of the project is limited to: ? Efficient...maintenance and operation. The main aim of this project is to develop a sustainable...on organizational, product, and process aspects of ICTs in electricity business. The project will...

Awarded: NOK 8.0 mill.

Project Period: 2002-2006

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

UTENRIKS-Internasjonale forhold - utenriks- og sikkerhetspolitikk og norske interesser

Contested Ukraine: Military Patrotism, Russian Influence and Implications for European Security

...Ukraine’ argues that the implications of the Ukrainian crisis on European...of identity formation, regional diversity and cross-national influences. The project...relations. We argue that threats in the societal realm have become increasingly important in...

Awarded: NOK 6.0 mill.

Project Period: 2021-2025

Location: Innlandet

ELSA-Etiske,rettslige og samf.m. as

Integrating Ecotoxicology and Ethics for Responsible Ecological Governance: The Case of Nanoparticles for Environmental Remediation

...fundamental question framing the issues of interest in this research project is: What does...adopts an integrative approach in which social and natural scientists collaborati vely work to...of ecotoxicology to address the lack of interdisciplinary activity between these fields and...

Awarded: NOK 3.0 mill.

Project Period: 2010-2014

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

IKTPLUSS-IKT og digital innovasjon

RFID in Society - Preparing for the Internet of things Researching opportunities and obstacles in RFID innovation

...project shall explore the uses of RFID in society and develop a methodology that...to Internet of Things (IoT), is rapidly expanding, and has vast economic opport unities and...RFID/IoT, from understanding the mechanisms of tec hnology use and the place of technology in...

Awarded: NOK 5.4 mill.

Project Period: 2010-2017

Location: Oslo

ELSA-Etiske,rettslige og samf.m. as

The moral status of human embryos with special regard to stem cell research and therapy

...from biology, medicine, philosophy and theology. The background for the project are...going on within the fields of basic and clinical research on and clinical use of human...possibilities have lead to an intensive ethical debate in many countries, especially in...

Awarded: NOK 2.7 mill.

Project Period: 2005-2010

Location: Oslo

JPICULTURE-Cultural heritage and global change

Extinction as cultural heritage? Exhibiting human-nature entanglements with extinct and threatened species

...how species extinction, as well as recovery of species threatened by extinction, can be...be placed into cultural contexts within museum and art gallery exhibitions. Greater input is...engage with, the scientific discoveries and ethical imperatives of contemporary wildlife...

Awarded: NOK 2.1 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2022

Location: Rogaland

HAVBRUKS-Havbruk - en næring i vekst

Pre-project on "Intel-feed" applied to marine aquaculture ?A nanotechnology approach.

...development of an off-the-shelf microparticulate diet for...so much nutritional compositio n, but that most of the water soluble nutrients leak out within... Technological advances developed in nanotechnology can be applied for the preparation of...

Awarded: NOK 0.50 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2008

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage


Sustainable biochar systems for a zero emission society

...centuries. Carbon sequestration via pyrolysis and deposition of biochar in soil has evolved over...oxygen-free conditions together with bio-oil and gas that can be used for energy purposes. A...has recently contributed to an increased understanding of biochar effects on carbon sequestration,...

Awarded: NOK 10.0 mill.

Project Period: 2014-2017

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

SAMKUL-Samfunnsutviklingens kulturell

Media Innovations in International Politics: Opportunities of new media in transition countries

...media increasingly influence the development of collective action around contentious...the globalization of media channels, and offer new instruments to loc alize the...at the international level. The recent stream of protests against authoritarian regimes in North...

Awarded: NOK 0.13 mill.

Project Period: 2012-2012

Location: Oslo

VAM-Velferd, arbeid og migrasjon

Diversity, Togetherness and a Society in Change

...the diversity society, belonging (a structure of attachment), citizenship (in an expanded sense,...contestation, conflict, a nd a sociology of movement, this project is intended as an...to maintain a shared theoretical development, and also explore - as a n integrated feature- the...

Awarded: NOK 6.2 mill.

Project Period: 2002-2011

Location: Vestland


NanoNetwork - Norwegian PhD Network on Nanotechnology for Microsystems - Phase 2

...electronics directed at the development of novel nanotechnology devices and microsystems...to nanosize d imensions. The portfolio of PhD research projects includes design,...manipulation, processing, and fundamental studies of the physical properties of mesoscopic...

Awarded: NOK 17.7 mill.

Project Period: 2014-2020

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

KLIMAFORSK-Stort program klima

ICTED - Identification and Causes of recent Trends in European Drought

...hazard with widespread environmental and societal consequences, yet there is much...or severity in response to climate change. Part of this uncertainty is associated with the methods...research will meet this need by using a new and more robust drought index (the Standardised...

Awarded: NOK 52,999

Project Period: 2015-2015

Location: Oslo

IS-DAAD-Forskerutveksl. Norge-Tyskland

Authority beyond states: Legal, political and philosophical perspectives on international institutions

...project addresses the exercise of authority by international institutions: its...s. 2)To establish a German-Norwegian interdisciplinary network of young, promising researchers...Substantively, we shall address t hree sets of questions concerning the growing exercise of...

Awarded: NOK 64,170

Project Period: 2011-2012

Location: Ukjent Fylke

MAROFF-2-Maritim virksomhet og offsh-2

Strategic implications of network organisation and macroeconomic environment on maritime logistics STRATNET

...project analyses effects of network organisation and macroeconomic...environment, both short-term fluctuations and long term growth focusing the ris k for...risks. We plan several land/regional studies. (2) Analyse the strategic implications of...

Awarded: NOK 4.7 mill.

Project Period: 2004-2010

Location: Vestland

BEDREHELSE-Bedre helse og livskvalitet

Mental health disorders among minority women: risk factors and consequences from a life-course perspective

...women often report more mental health difficulties than...underrepresented in mental health care. Most studies in Norway are limited to cross-sectional...timepoint. Mental health disorders can occur and reoccur throughout the life cycle and are...rapporterer oftere om psykiske plager enn både...

Awarded: NOK 10.3 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2023

Location: Oslo