3rd Cofund Call: Impact of Diet, Food Components and Food Processing on Body Weight Regulation and Overweight Related Metabolic Diseases

Basic Information

The Joint Programming Initiative “A Healthy Diet for a Healthy Life” has been established to coordinate research in the areas of food, diet, physical activity and health in order to achieve tangible societal and health impact and to strengthen European leadership and competitiveness in this field. Under this umbrella, the JPI is now launching a new joint transnational call called METADIS “Impact of Diet, Food Components and Food Processing on Body Weight Regulation and Overweight Related Metabolic Diseases”.

Website https://www.healthydietforhealthylife.eu/index.php/open-calls/metadis
Aim of the joint call The aim of this call is to support transnational, collaborative research projects that address important research questions regarding the effects of food (components) or diets and/or food processing on overweight and related metabolic diseases. An additional objective is to support Early Career Scientists in the area of food, nutrition and health.
Type of joint call Two Stages - Call with pre-proposals and full proposals submissions
Launch date 05/02/2019
Deadline Pre-Proposal 02/04/2019 Submitted proposal: n/a
Deadline Full-Proposal 09/07/2019 Submitted proposal: n/a
Evaluation End Date 01/10/2019 Successful proposal: n/a Proposals funded: n/a
Is call co-funded? No
Call follow up funding n/a
Call reasons n/a
Research fields
  • Food, agriculture and fisheries
  • Health
Type of research n/a
Target groups n/a
Participating networks

Organisations Participating

Country Organisation
Belgium National Fund for Scientific Research (FNRS)
Czech Republic Ministry of Education Youth and Sports (MEYS-MSMT)
France National Research Agency (ANR)
Germany Federal Agency for Agriculture and Food (BLE)
Germany Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)
Germany Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL)
Germany German Aerospace Center (DLR)
Israel Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST)
Italy Ministry of Agricultural food and Forestry Policies (MIPAAF)
Italy National Institute of Health (ISS)
Latvia Ministry of Education and Science (MoES-ME/IZM)
Netherlands The Netherlands Organisation for Health Research and Development (ZonMw)
Norway Research Council of Norway (RCN)
Spain Institute of Health Carlos III (ISCIII)
Sweden Swedish Research Council for Environment, Agricultural Sciences and Spatial Planning (FORMAS)