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UTISOR-Utviklingsveier i Sør

The Moral Rationale for Aid - a qualitative study and critical discussion of the normative basis for Norwegian international aid

...for aid? By ‘moral rationale’ I mean the set of arguments and reasons given to explain, justify...explicitly refer to moral norms, values or ethical principles. In t his study I will examine...workers, and try to identify the main elements of the moral rationale Norwegian aid agencies have...

Awarded: NOK 68,999

Project Period: 2005-2007

Location: Oslo

SAMANSVAR-Ansvarlig innovasjon og bedriftenes samfunnsansvar

Responsible adoption of visual surveillance technologies in the news media

...aim of this research project is to investigate and...adaption, innovation and application of visual surveillance technologies in digital...main research question is how the increasing demand for, and use of, visual material in digital...handler om samfunnsmessige implikasjoner av...

Awarded: NOK 18.8 mill.

Project Period: 2015-2021

Location: Vestland

COSTINF-COST Infrastruktur

COST Action IS1404 E-READ final conference

...was funded in 2014 to understand the effects and impact of digitization on...scientists from 33 countries and a wide range of disciplines (book history, media studies,...science), who are engaged in empirical, interdisciplinary research on the effects of the...

Awarded: NOK 0.10 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2018

Location: Rogaland

TU-Tungt utstyr

Nanoimprinter for Nanoscale Surface Structuring. Application of Nanoimprinting Lithography to Biological, Organic and Inorganic materials

...are today well established internationally, and versatile techniques within nanoscience and...broad application area, from nano-structuring of inorganic surfaces for sensor and optical...Nanolab, a clean-room facility for which one of the focus areas include integration of...

Awarded: NOK 3.6 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2008

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

SAMRISK-Samfunnssikkerhet og risiki

Critical infrastructures, public sector reorganization and societal safety

...dependent on critical infrastructures, and vulnerable to the consequences of damages and...in these. The CISS project describes, analyzes and compares characteristics of organizations...forms on the operation on key infrastructures, and what this ma y mean in terms of societal risk....

Awarded: NOK 4.0 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2011

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

P-SAMISK-Program for samisk forskning

Internasjonal seminar om etikk i samisk og urfolksforskning

...placed significant emphasis on decolonizing of research processes and on research ethics. Many...contexts. The main academic objective of the seminar is to bring together researchers...including experiences with the establishment of specifi c committees and guidelines. In parts...

Awarded: NOK 0.15 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2006

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

SAMRISK-Samfunnssikkerhet og risiki

Understanding 'financial security' in an age of uncertain

...heralded by orthodox economists to reduce societal risk through novel forms and techniques of...t to a few distant municipalities in the North of Norway, a bank in Britain with no direct links...Street - to name only a few casualties, all of which have suffered huge losses as a...

Awarded: NOK 0.47 mill.

Project Period: 2009-2011

Location: Oslo

HAVBRUK2-Stort program for havbruksforskning

National Workshop on 3Rs in Aquaculture Research

...the application, challenges, opportunities, and advancements of the 3R (Replacement,...This 1-day workshop underscores the importance of superior animal welfare and the ethical and...animals in excellent science and positive societal outlook towards aquaculture. The workshop...

Awarded: NOK 99,999

Project Period: 2021-2022

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

ENERGIX-Stort program energi


...descriptions for the two ongoing projects and the three proposed projects described in the...description - dated 12.1.2009). The vision of the Centre for Environmental Design of...instrument for addressing local environmental and societal challenges associated with renewable ...

Awarded: NOK 57.7 mill.

Project Period: 2009-2013

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

NANO2021-Nanoteknologi og nye materiale

Injectable biomaterials for dental tissue engineering

...in biomaterials science, tissue engineering and regenerative medicine, molecular and cell...would render the patients better treatments and higher satisfaction with the dentists....outcomes will have an enormous social impact and potential for commercialization. The project...

Awarded: NOK 8.8 mill.

Project Period: 2019-2022

Location: Oslo

FORINFRA-Nasj.sats. forskn.infrastrukt

Norwegian Micro- and Nano-Fabrication Facility (NORFAB)

...ambitions of the proposal are to provide national access to...generic equipment applicable for micro- and nanotechnology including complete process...c groups focusing on fundamental research and education, to innovative companies with the...

Awarded: NOK 71.0 mill.

Project Period: 2010-2016

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

ENERGIX-Stort program energi

Implementing network codes

...decision-making occurring in the process of implementing EU energy legislation. The...However, political conflicts, negotiations and operational decision-making continue in the...the distinction between the decision-making and implementation stages. The INC project...

Awarded: NOK 10.1 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2024

Location: Viken

INTPART-International Partnerships for Excellent Education and Research

HSN, NCE-MNT, SFI-CIUS US-Norway Collaboration on Ultrasound Technology and Harsh Environment Sensor

...and Vestfold University College (HBV) vision and...competitive internationally within micro- and nanotechnology education and research in close...its industry partners and international centres of excellence. HBV has world-class research groups...

Awarded: NOK 2.7 mill.

Project Period: 2016-2020

Location: Viken

FRIMED2-FRIPRO forskerprosjekt, medisin og helse

New Perspectives on FcRn Biology

...and albumin have pivotal functions in both...as a molecular taxi transporting a plethora of important substances such as fatty acids and...the body. A particularly interesting feature of these unrelated proteins is that they share a...Antistoffer og albumin utfører helt sentrale funksjoner...

Awarded: NOK 8.2 mill.

Project Period: 2019-2023

Location: Oslo

TU-Tungt utstyr

NTNU Nanolab: A Cross-Disciplinary Research Initiative Application for advanced scientific equipment

...contributor to technological higher education and basic research in Norway. In line with this it...medica l technology, material science and technology, and electronics. NTNU also...strong students both at the master and PhD level. Together, these aspects will give...

Awarded: NOK 18.7 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2010

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

ENERGIX-Stort program energi

Thermally Managed Systems for Storage, Compression, and Supply of Hydrogen Gas

...is a safe and reliable method to compress hydrogen. The...compressor systems are overall pressure gain and throughput capac ity, both of which in case of...by the choice of metal hydride material and its properties. In order to meet the strict...

Awarded: NOK 6.0 mill.

Project Period: 2009-2013

Location: Viken

SAMF-Fagkomiteen for samfunnsvitenskap

Communication and Corporate Social Responsibility in Norway

...Shell, and in Norway, Statoil and the state-owned...companies that have recently been involved in scandals and criticized for unethical conduct. By...Concurrently, it is not unlikely that such scandals have fed what appears to be widespread...

Awarded: NOK 1.7 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2009

Location: Oslo

SAMF-Fagkomiteen for samfunnsvitenskap

Communication and Corporate Social Responsibility in Norway

...Shell, and in Norway, Statoil and the state-owned...companies that have recently been involved in scandals and criticized for unethical conduct. By...Concurrently, it is not unlikely that such scandals have fed what appears to be widespread...

Awarded: NOK 0.58 mill.

Project Period: 2009-2010

Location: Oslo

NANO2021-Nanoteknologi og nye materiale

Norwegian NanoSymposium 2019

...symposium for NTNU students covering nanotechnology, nanoscience and functional materials....organized by our masterstudents in nanotechnology in cooperation with NTNU Nano. The...to facilitate cross-disciplinary communication and networking between researchers and master...

Awarded: NOK 99,999

Project Period: 2019-2019

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

SSF-Svalbard Science Forum

Workshop on: Interdisciplinary Polar Studies in Svalbard

...Centre for Polar Studies (CPS, www.polarknow.us.edu.pl), was awarded...Silesia, together with Institute of Geophysics and Institute of Oceanology of the Polish Academy...www.unis.no), will host a workshop on Interdisciplinary Polar Studies in Svalbard. The workshop...

Awarded: NOK 0.19 mill.

Project Period: 2015-2017

Location: Svalbard

FRIHUMSAM-Fri prosj.st. hum og sam

Criminal justice, wildlife conservation and animal rights in the Anthropocene [CRIMEANTROP].

...will explore the regulation, rationale behind and enforcement of wildlife conservation, the...messages of this enforcement, and their implications for wildlife conservation and individual...developing an innovative and emergent strand of international criminology; green criminology....

Awarded: NOK 10.2 mill.

Project Period: 2019-2023

Location: Oslo

PROFORSK-Skole og samfunn

Stormwater research - get young people engaged!

...It is also about people. It requires interdisciplinary cooperation between hydrologists, water...stormwater solutions. And stormwater is a societal challenge in nearly every larger city...in basements or spills of mixed wastewater and rainwater. This project is about getting young...

Awarded: NOK 0.30 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2019

Location: Oslo

FRIHUMSAM-Fri prosj.st. hum og sam

The case for Regulation of Synthetic Biology and the Need for a New Category of Risk An Interdisciplinary analysis between the EU and the US

...is a convergent technology, combining biology and engineering, often overlapping with...and yet maintaining a distinct and separate profile. It holds the promise of remedying to some...ranging from the sustainable production of biofuels to environmental decontamination and...

Awarded: NOK 3.1 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2022

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

IKTPLUSS-IKT og digital innovasjon

Infrastructuring Internet of Things for public governance

...results from phase 1 to the academic community and to the public, as described under...in the intersection between technology studies and social science/the humanities. The... ICT artifacts referred to as Internet of Things (IoT) are enabling new forms of...

Awarded: NOK 0.57 mill.

Project Period: 2017-2018

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

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

SAMF-Fagkomiteen for samfunnsvitenskap

EUI - Explaining Patterns of Democracy. Triangulating methods to assess general explanations of PR-adoption between 1899 and 1920.

...study will assess competing explanations of adoption of proportional parliamentary...nation-level statistical analysis with a study of cases. Emphasis will be on the case s, asking...the causal mechanisms assumed in statistical studies appear to be present, and thus whether the...

Awarded: NOK 1.6 mill.

Project Period: 2007-2010

Location: Ukjent Fylke

NANOMAT-Nanoteknologi og nye materialer

National network initiative in the area of HSE and ELSA aspects of nanomaterials: SafeNano Network (SNN)

...environment that promotes knowledge transfer and open discussion of ideas, challenges and...industry, the government, consumer groups and NGOs across Norway (wh ole ?value chain?...platform for a sustainable development of nanotechnology and promote implementation of new...

Awarded: NOK 0.14 mill.

Project Period: 2010-2011

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

SAMRISK-2-Samfunnssikkerhet og risiko

Norways public-private cooperation for pandemic preparedness and response (PANPREP)

...Covid-19 pandemic has brought attention to the importance of...public-private cooperation in ensuring national and global health security. Though widely touted...companies, creates significant challenges of oversight and introduces a new ethos and...

Awarded: NOK 10.4 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2023

Location: Oslo