4 653 prosjekter

SAMF-Fagkomiteen for samfunnsvitenskap

Christianity, Gender and the dynamics of Community beyond the State. A study of urban Christian movements in Vanuatu

This project compares the dynamics between church and kastom on the island of Ambrym (on which my doctoral work is based) to new developments in the urban centres where Pentecostal churches are experiencing great success in gaining new members. In my Ambr ym study I analysed church and 'kastom' a...

Tildelt: kr 1,9 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2011

Sted: Vestland

SAMF-Fagkomiteen for samfunnsvitenskap

Prostitution, gender and migration: Russian women selling sex in Norway

The project is built around two main research interests: Transnational prostitution as a form of female migration, and prostitution as a field where important political and academic conflicts around gender and sexuality are played out. By approaching pros titution across borders from these two an...

Tildelt: kr 7,5 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2011

Sted: Vestland

MATPROG-Matprogrammet: Norsk mat fra sjø og land

Safe and cost-effective production of dry-cured meat with reduced mould growth

Mould contamination on dry-cured meat is periodically a significant quality problem leading to a major economic impact for the producers due to cleaning and loss of products. In addition the mould growth may represent a health risk for the staff due to th e allergenic potential of the moulds and ...

Tildelt: kr 3,1 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2010

Sted: Viken

BIONÆR-Bionæringsprogram

Optimal helse, velferd og mattrygghet for kvalitetsprodukter fra norske geiter.

Geiteprodukter har hatt framgang i Europa inkludert i våre naboland, de siste ti årene. Geitas fremtoning og spenstighet i forhold til andre dyr samt naturlig uteliv (beite) appellerer, og den positive holdningen til geita som husdyr smitter over på forbr ukernes holdninger og gir økt etterspørse...

Tildelt: kr 2,8 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2013

Sted: Viken

SAMF-Fagkomiteen for samfunnsvitenskap

GLOBAL CARE WORKERS IN THE NORWEGIAN WELFARE STATE: CARE CHAINS, INTERSECTIONALITY AND SOCIAL CAPITAL

Over the last decade there has been an increase in the number of nurses and au pairs recruited to Norway, though the recruitment of nurses has recently decreased while the recruitment of au pairs has increased. This import of care workers coincides with a n international trend in care work migrat...

Tildelt: kr 5,1 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2010

Sted: Oslo

MILGENHEL-Miljø, gener og helse

Human exposure pathways of polyfluorinated compounds and brominated flame retardants used in consumer products as inputs to risk assessment

Recently, concerns have risen about the increasing occurrence of polyfluorinated alkyl compounds (PFCs) and brominated flame retardants (BFRs) in the environment, compounds that are widely used in consumer products. The exposure of humans to PFCs and BFRs and the potential associated health risk...

Tildelt: kr 2,9 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2010

Sted: Oslo

FOLKEHELSE-Folkehelse

Health Inequalities: Psychosocial Mechanisms in Childhood and Adolescence

Ingrid Leversen disputerte 10.desember 2012 for ph.d-graden med avhandlingen ?Adolescents? leisure activity participation and their life satisfaction: The role of demographic characteristics and psychological processes?. I sin avhandling tar Leversen for seg norske 15- og 16-åringers deltakel...

Tildelt: kr 3,8 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2015

Sted: Vestland

NATURNAER-Natur og næring

Kulturelle landskap i den rurale periferien: Fra utgått landbrukspolitikk til innovativ landskapspolitikk

Hovedmålet med prosjektet er å utvikle grunnleggende kunnskap om sammenhengen mellom privat og kollektiv verdiskaping i kulturelle landskap og utforme strategier, verktøy og modeller som grunnlag for en innovativ landskapspolitikk i den rurale periferien. I dag mangler en politikk som gjør det...

Tildelt: kr 4,0 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2009

Sted: Vestfold og Telemark

MATPROG-Matprogrammet: Norsk mat fra sjø og land

Biofilm, water quality and food production - Improving the water quality for prevention of food spoilage and foodborne diseases

Bacteria, moulds and yeasts constitute a great challenge and a significant quality problem for food industry, leading to a major economic impact for the producers due to cleaning, reduced shelf life and loss of products. Many foodborne pathogens are also waterborne pathogens. Increased knowledge ...

Tildelt: kr 3,2 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2011

Sted: Viken

GLOBHELS-Global helse

Norwegian Forum for Global Health Research

According to the statutes the Forum shall promote high quality research and training aiming at improving health and health care for marginalized population groups in low- and middle-income countries. The main strategies applied to fulfill the objectives of the Forum include activities to: " Imp...

Tildelt: kr 1,9 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2013

Sted: Vestland

SIP-Strategiske instituttprogram

Europe under threat: The new culture of insecurity

The Strategic Institute Programme will update available knowledge on actual sources of insecurity to Europeans and evaluate the relevance and effectiveness of conventional European institutional arrangements designed to safeguard against them. The progra mme will coordinate the study of six empi...

Tildelt: kr 3,0 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2009

Sted: Oslo

SIP-Strategiske instituttprogram

Towards a new European Politico-Administrative Order?

Is a new European system of governance in the making; with new institutional configurations, new patterns of co-operation and conflict, and, thus, new power relationships? Within this area, we first have to come to grips with how we will be able to see pr ofound change in the European politico- a...

Tildelt: kr 3,0 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2009

Sted: Oslo

HAVBRUKS-Havbruk - en næring i vekst

Genetic engineering in aquaculture: Perspectives on Management and Sustainability

The proposed project, GENEAQUA, aims to provide an analysis of the present level of scientific understanding and uncertainties with regard to genetic engineering (GE) in aquaculture. The purpose is to improve our understanding of the fate of recombinant D NA constructs in fish and environments an...

Tildelt: kr 1,8 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2009

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

FOLKEHELSE-Folkehelse

Promoting healthy weight among school children

Increasing rates of overweight and obesity is seen as a major public health problem. In Norway, the prevalence of overweight and obesity among school children has increased during the past decade. While the aetiology of obesity is not fully understood, ch ildren are seen as key target groups for ...

Tildelt: kr 5,9 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2012

Sted: Oslo

OST-Øst-Europa-programmene

High Resolution Environmental Modelling and Evaluation Programme for Croatia

Air pollution has long been known to impact on ecosystems and public health, leading to increased mortality rates. As well as ozone and nitrogen oxides, particulate matter (PM) contributes significantly to urban air pollution. The aerosol properties in ur ban areas are shown to be influenced stro...

Tildelt: kr 4,2 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2010

Sted: Oslo

OST-Øst-Europa-programmene

Persistent Pollutants in Rivers in Bosnia and Herzegovina

The objective of the project is to conduct a survey on water, fish and sediments focussed on persistent pollutants in major river basins in Bosnia and Herzegovina and to establish a screening laboratory for important persistent organic pollutants in Saraj evo. The Neretva and Bosna rivers, the la...

Tildelt: kr 3,1 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2010

Sted: Oslo

HAVBRUKS-Havbruk - en næring i vekst

Novel strategies for immunisation against intracellular pathogens of Atlantic salmon

The aim of this project is to develop improved formulations and optimised antigen delivery strategies to elicit protective immune responses against intracellular pathogens of Atlantic salmon. The introduction of adjuvanted vaccines in the salmon industry over the last decade has been a key fact...

Tildelt: kr 6,5 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2010

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

HAVBRUKS-Havbruk - en næring i vekst

Moderne settefiskproduksjon av laks - normal utvikling og velferd i intensive oppdrettsystemer

Prosjektet vil gjennomføre flerfaglig forskning og utvikling for å optimalisere storskala settefiskproduksjon av laks som samtidig sikrer god dyrevelferd, smoltkvalitet og postsmoltprestasjoner. Prosjektet rommer flere delprosjekter og vil gjennom en fler faglig tilnærming bidra til å løse sentra...

Tildelt: kr 8,2 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2009

Sted: Vestland

OST-Øst-Europa-programmene

Informal practices and corruption in post-conflict areas: the case of the West Balkans

While much is known about corruption in post-communist states, less is known about the impact of conflict on corruption in such states. The proposed project seeks to fill this void. Large-scale qualitative (in-depth interviews) and quantitative (quota-ba sed) surveys in Bosnia & Herzegovina, Mac...

Tildelt: kr 3,4 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2010

Sted: Oslo

NORKLIMA-Klimaendringer og konsekvenser for Norge

Meeting the climate challenge: New legal instruments and issues in national and international energy and climate law

The project takes a broad approach to legal issues inherent in the dynamic and increasingly intertwined fields of national and international climate and energy policy. It is organised within the research group in Natural Resources Law at the Law Faculty w ith broad competence in environmental and...

Tildelt: kr 3,3 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2012

Sted: Oslo

HAVBRUKS-Havbruk - en næring i vekst

Nitric oxide regulation of development in fish: emphasis on the light-brain-pituitary axis and gill during salmon smoltification

Development of organs and tissues occur during critical periods throughout life. Specific systems develop at specific stages, e.g. early development (organogenesis) and smoltification (light-brain-pituitary axis (LBP) and gill). Our research has shown the LBP and gill undergo morphological, mole...

Tildelt: kr 2,2 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2009

Sted: Vestland

OST-Øst-Europa-programmene

Marine Environment Protection and Resource Management: The Changing Legal and Policy Framework for the Adriatic Sea

The marine and coastal areas and resources, and their sustainable development, are of high importance for both Norway and Croatia. In Croatia, various marine-related issues have in recent years occupied an increasingly important place. To suport an inform ed policy-making and public debate, there...

Tildelt: kr 3,3 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2011

Sted: Viken

OST-Øst-Europa-programmene

Building capacity to meet the challenges of multi-level democracy: the case of conserving species with transboundary populations

European democracy is curently developing into a multi-level strcuture, with Pan-European, national, regional and local levels. Conflicts can occur when values held at one level do not correspond to those held at another level. This can often occur in cas es of biodiversity conservation where the...

Tildelt: kr 3,8 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2010

Sted: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

OST-Øst-Europa-programmene

Interdisciplinary assessment of water resource management in two transboundary lakes in South Eastern Europe (DRIMON)

The main objective of the DRIMON project is to contribute towards an increased knowledge base and dialogue between stakeholders for improved transboundary management of water resources in the Balkan area through the integration of natural, socio-economic and policy sciences. The DRIMON objectives...

Tildelt: kr 3,7 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2010

Sted: Viken

HUM-Fagkomiteen for humaniora

Modernism on Display Arkitekturutstillinger og utstillingsarkitektur som institusjonell og kunnskapsteoretisk forståelsesform

Modernism on display OAFs jubileumsutstilling i Kunstnernes Hus 1931 er den første utstilling av format over norsk arkitektonisk modernisme. Denne ikke-dokumenterte, nesten glemte utstillingen har en rekke interessante teoretiske implikasjoner og anskue liggjør på en særlig klar måte modernisme...

Tildelt: kr 2,5 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2009

Sted: Oslo

FRIHUM-Fri prosjektstøtte humanistiske fag

Demokratisk teori og historisk praksis - Om forutsetninger for folkestyre i Norge og andre land i den europeiske kulturkrets, ca. 1750-1850

Prosjektet vil undersøke forestillinger, holdninger og praksiser knyttet til folkestyre i Vesten 1750 - 1850. Norden, og særlig Norge, vil stå i sentrum, men det er langt på vei de idémessige forbindelser til det øvrige Europa og til Amerika som vil bli v ektlagt. Fortolkningen av de republikansk...

Tildelt: kr 8,4 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2012

Sted: Oslo

VAM-Velferd, arbeid og migrasjon

Employment Discrimination on Grounds of Ethnicity, Gender and Disability: A Legal Analysis of the Decisions of the New Appeals Board

Antidiscrimination laws are central to processes of inclusion, exclusion and the quality of participation at the workplace. However, experience and reason dictate that one must question what these laws mean in practice for victims of employment discrimina tion. The assessment of the operation, ef...

Tildelt: kr 1,8 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2009

Sted: Oslo

VAM-Velferd, arbeid og migrasjon

Labour market integration of non-western immigrants - identifying policies that work

This project addresses the weak labour market integration among non-western immigrants in Norway. Labour market integration is generally defined as the process by which immigrants' labour market attachment becomes more alike that of natives. Thus, the mai n outcome variables in our analyses are i...

Tildelt: kr 6,9 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2010

Sted: Oslo

NORGLOBAL-Norge - Global partner

Poverty and marginalisation in Central and West Africa: autochthony and land rights

Autochthony is the hallmark of the crisis in Côte d'Ivoire, the controversial status of the Banyamulenge in the eastern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo and it is also the centrepiece of the so-called 'Mandingo-issue' in Liberia. The current obses sion with autochthony has facilitated a d...

Tildelt: kr 3,9 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2017

Sted: Oslo

FUGE-Funksjonell genomforskn.i Norg

Dissecting the process of plastid division in higher plants using functional genomics approaches

Plant cells contain plastids, vital organelles representing the ultimate source of all food production. Plastids are not created de novo but arise by division from pre-existing cytosolic plastids but despite recent progress in the field new approaches are needed to unravel this fundamental biolo...

Tildelt: kr 7,2 mill.

Prosjektperiode: 2006-2011

Sted: Rogaland