280 project news found Export
  • Romania flag Romania 30 October 2017

    Do you know the ingenious Tripp Trapp® chair?

    When the Romanian furniture production company Sortilemn SA got help to “go green”, they became a more reliable supplier of the famous Norwegian Tripp Trapp® chair.
    Programme: RO17: Green Industry Innovation
    Project: RO17-0025: IMPLEMENTING SUPERIOR EFFICIENCY IN WOOD FINISHING
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : Norway Grants
    Sector: Green Industry Innovation
    Programme areas: Green Industry Innovation
  • Estonia flag Estonia 01 October 2017

    How a website made young Estonians talk about sex

    How do I know if I’m pregnant? Is this the right size? With 40 counsellors and 1500 unique questions annually, a web based counselling clinic breaks taboos in Estonia.
    Programme: EE08: Public Health Initiatives
    Project: EE08-0006: Reorganization of web-based sexual health counseling service and developing the quality framework of web-based services in the field of mental- and sexual and reproductive health.
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : Norway Grants
    Sector: Human and Social Development
    Programme areas: Public health initiatives
  • Estonia flag Estonia 21 September 2017

    How a small Estonian bus station revolutionised the European way of travelling

    Almost by chance the IT-department of a bus station in Estonia found the answer. Now their e-solution is a best-in-class experience for passengers not only in Europe, but it is conquering global markets.  
    Programme: EE07: Green Industry Innovation
    Project: EE07-0044: PublicTicket
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : Norway Grants
    Sector: Green Industry Innovation
    Programme areas: Green Industry Innovation
  • Czech Republic flag Czech Republic 07 September 2017

    Did you know that tap water can contain other people’s medication?

    Czech researchers found 45 different types of medicines in samples from a river that will be turned into drinking water for the Prague region. Together with Norwegian scientists, they now search for methods to keep the drugs out of your drinking water.
    Programme: CZ09: The Czech – Norwegian Research Programme
    Project: CZ09-0013: Assessing water quality improvement options concerning nutrient and pharmaceutical contaminants in rural watersheds
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : Norway Grants
    Sector: Research and Scholarship
    Programme areas: Bilateral research cooperation
  • Czech Republic flag Czech Republic 10 August 2017

    Rolling into the Czech labour market

    The message to Czech employers is quite obvious: It’s not your head that’s not working if you’re sitting in a wheelchair, it’s your legs.
    Programme: CZ07: EEA Scholarship Programme; Bilateral Scholarship Programme
    Project: CZ07-0027: The transition of physically handicapped graduates to the labour market
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : Norway Grants
    Sector: Research and Scholarship
    Programme areas: Bilateral scholarship programme
  • Poland flag Poland 31 July 2017

    The border guards' main weapon is their knowledge

    Language skills and multicultural competence are among the Polish border guards most efficient tools.
    Programme: PL15: Schengen Cooperation and Combating Cross-border and Organised Crime, including Trafficking and Itinerant Criminal Groups
    Project: PL15-0027: Increase of competences and qualifications of public services in the scope of asylum and migration, with particular interest in the field of counteracting illegal migration
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : Norway Grants
    Sector: Justice and Home Affairs
    Programme areas: Schengen cooperation and combating cross-border and organised crime, including trafficking and itinerant criminal groups
  • Bulgaria flag Bulgaria 18 July 2017

    We have everything we need except for freedom

    Many inmates enter Bulgaria’s only women prison with severe health problems. As a result of a reconstruction process, they can now get the health care they need behind prison walls.
    Programme: BG15: Correctional Services including Non-custodial Sanctions
    Project: BG15-0002: Improving standards in prisons and investigative detention facilities by refurbishment of infrastructure to ensure respect for human rights
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : Norway Grants
    Sector: Justice and Home Affairs
    Programme areas: Correctional services, including non-custodial sanctions
  • Czech Republic flag Czech Republic 13 July 2017

    Banned books reveal new secrets

    When librarians started opening the books confiscated by Nazis during the Second World War, they found hidden stories.
    Programme: CZ06: Cultural Heritage and Contemporary Arts
    Project: CZ06-0017: BOOKS REDISCOVERED ONCE AGAIN
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : EEA Grants
    Sector: Protecting Cultural Heritage
    Programme areas: Conservation and revitalisation of cultural and natural heritage
  • Portugal flag Portugal 05 June 2017

    Diving into the sea of knowledge with 'SOPHIA'

    A great network of knowledge has emerged in Portugal, and the aim is to protect the country’s 4 million square kilometres of sea territory.
    Programme: PT02: Integrated Marine and Coastal Management
    Project: PT02-0007: Sophia, Knowledge for Marine Environment Management
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : EEA Grants
    Sector: Environmental Protection and Management
    Programme areas: Integrated marine and inland water management
  • Croatia flag Croatia 01 June 2017

    The murder of Luka (18) made Croatians rise up against violence

    18-year-old Luka Ritz was beaten up on his way home from a party in Zagreb. He died two days later. This is the story of how one boy’s death put violence on the agenda.
    Programme: HR02: Funds for Non-Governmental Organisations
    Project: HR02-0034: “Who is not active, participates!“
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : EEA Grants
    Sector: Civil Society
    Programme areas: Funds for non-governmental organisations