1st ERA-ENVHEALTH call 2008 on Environmental Change and Human Health

Basic Information

Network ERA-ENVHEALTH
Website http://www.nerc.ac.uk/research/programmes/humanhealth/
Aim of the joint call With this call, the partner organisations in ERA-ENVHEALTH aim to: - to solve environment and health issues of European and national concern by mobilising and supporting scientifically excellent research; - promote international, collaborative research projects of international excellence at European scale and scope; - create new funding opportunities in Europe for excellent environment and health science, complementing existing schemes at the European and national levels; - disseminate research findings and encourage their use and application; and - contribute to effective and lasting linkages between relevant actors in European environment and health science and policy-based organisations in support of evidence-based policy and practice.
Type of joint call Two Stages - Call with pre-proposals and full proposals submissions
Events
Launch date 03/03/2008
Deadline Pre-Proposal 25/04/2008 Submitted proposal: 10
Deadline Full-Proposal 25/05/2008 Submitted proposal: 10
Evaluation End Date 16/09/2008 Successful proposal: 2 Proposals funded: 2
Is call co-funded? No
Call follow up funding
  • There are mechanisms in place to monitor technical progress
  • There are mechanisms in place to monitor
Call reasons
  • Access to expertise from different countries
  • Addressing specific scientific and technological issues
  • Addressing specific policy issues
  • Addressing global issues
  • Sharing competences and associated work
Research fields
  • Environment
  • Health
Type of research
  • Applied Research
  • Basic research
Target groups
  • Higher Education Institutions (HEIs)
  • Public Research Organisations (PROs)
Participating networks n/a

Organisations Participating

Country Organisation
United Kingdom Natural Environment Research Council (NERC)