263 project news found Export
  • Poland flag Poland 19 January 2017

    The breakdown of an innocent world leaves critics stunned

    A travelling salesman crash-lands on a planet only inhabited by children. In the play “Blue Planet” the audience witness how the innocent children’s world comes under threat.
    Programme: PL09: Promotion of Diversity in Culture and Arts within European Cultural Heritage (Donor Partnership Programme)
    Project: PL09-0002: Blue Planet puppet theatre
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : EEA Grants
    Sector: Protecting Cultural Heritage
    Programme areas: Promotion of diversity in culture and arts within European cultural heritage
  • Romania flag Romania 14 January 2017

    Building and inspiring research talent

    Romania and Iceland are coming together to drive higher quality research and encourage research careers among young talents.
    Programme: RO15: Scholarships
    Programme areas: Scholarships
  • Poland flag Poland 13 January 2017

    The invisible parents

    “When a woman is told that there is something wrong with her baby, she tends to feel left out of the motherhood she had opened up to,” says psychologist Bogna Kędzierska. Read the story about how they approached the parents no one saw.
    Programme: PL07: Development and better adaptation of health care to demographic and epidemiological trends
    Project: PL07-0010: Let me be - perinatal care program for children with lethal defects - launching of a consultation point at a home hospice
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : EEA Grants
    Sector: Human and Social Development
    Programme areas: Public health initiatives
  • Portugal flag Portugal 03 January 2017

    An award-winning climate change project

    “Every week we are invited to either television or radio to talk about climate change adaptation. People are starting to see the effects on a daily basis. Now society needs to act,” says project leader Gil Penha-Lopes.
    Programme: PT04: Adaptation to Climate Change
    Project: PT04-0007: ClimAdaPT.Local
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : EEA Grants
    Sector: Climate Change and Energy
    Programme areas: Adaptation to climate change
  • Lithuania flag Lithuania 22 December 2016

    A way back to society

    “I need to be re-integrated before getting out of prison. During the past years I have lost my connection to society, I don’t know the new laws, and I need to establish relations with my family again.”
    Programme: LT14: Correctional Services including Non-custodial Sanctions
    Project: LT14-0005: Reduced Number of Inmates in Prisons of High Security by Establishing 4 New Open Prisons
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : Norway Grants
    Sector: Justice and Home Affairs
    Programme areas: Correctional services, including non-custodial sanctions
  • Portugal flag Portugal 20 December 2016

    The fight against unhealthy eating habits

    “The structure of the modern society is one of the main reasons behind unhealthy eating habits. Because we don’t prioritise food in a stressful everyday life, we often eat food that don't give us the sufficient amount of energy we need. The biggest problem in Portugal is the lack of knowledge related to food."
    Programme: PT06: Public Health Initiatives
    Project: PT06-0023: ProFooSe (Promoting Food Security in Portugal)
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : EEA Grants
    Sector: Human and Social Development
    Programme areas: Public health initiatives
  • Spain flag Spain 15 December 2016

    More efficient and sustainable tunnels

    With support through the EEA Grants, Spain and Norway are working together to develop solutions to improve energy efficiency in tunnels. By taking the appropriate measures, electricity bill savings may reach 50%.
    Programme: ES02: Environmental and Climate Change-related Research and Technology
    Project: ES02-0069: ENERGY EFFICIENCY IN TUNNELS
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : EEA Grants
    Sector: Climate Change and Energy
    Programme areas: Environmental and climate change-related research and technology
  • Romania flag Romania 08 December 2016

    Being green is good business

    The big yellow machine is eating its way through polluted layers of offshore waste, breaking down hazardous substances, and spitting out clean soil.
    Programme: RO17: Green Industry Innovation
    Project: RO17-0046: Technology for offshore waste management
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : Norway Grants
    Sector: Green Industry Innovation
    Programme areas: Green Industry Innovation
  • Latvia flag Latvia 02 December 2016

    Introducing alternatives to imprisonment

    With support from Norwegian partners, the Latvian Probation Service are exploring alternatives to prison that can contribute to successful rehabilitation and lower the number of prisoners in Latvian prisons. 
    Programme: LV08: Reform of the Latvian Correctional services and police Detention Centres
    Project: LV08-0001: Increasing the application of alternatives to imprisonment (incl. possible pilot project on electronic monitoring)
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : Norway Grants
    Sector: Justice and Home Affairs
    Programme areas: Correctional services, including non-custodial sanctions
  • Cyprus flag Cyprus 01 December 2016

    Better support for victims of domestic violence

    Until now, the shelter capacity for victims of domestic violence in Cyprus has been low. When SPAVO House opened in September, it became Cyprus’ first purpose-built shelter to support victims of violence. 
    Programme: CY04: Norwegian Financial Mechanism
    Project: CY04-0005: Construction of a new shelter for the victims of domestic violence
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : Norway Grants
    Sector: Justice and Home Affairs
    Programme areas: Domestic and gender-based violence