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Revealing Sources of Gendered Parenthood: A multi-method comparative study of the transition to parenthood in same-sex and opposite-sex couples
01/08/2018 - 31/07/2023

This project is the first to apply an inclusive, internationally
comparative, multi-methods approach to families to reveal the complex processes
that result in a gendered division of work. We do this by comparing
different-sex couples (DSC) to same-sex couples (SSC) focusin...

Effects of global change on the emission, fate, effects and risks of chemicals in aquatic ecosystems
10/10/2018 - 31/12/2022

By 2050, the world population will reach nine billion people and three quarters of the global population will livein cities. The development path to 2050 will be marked by shifts in land-use and weather patterns, and by changes in the way water and food resources are obtained ...

A multiscale approach towards mesostructured porous material design
01/03/2016 - 29/02/2020

"MULTIMAT addresses (1) the industrial and societal need for affordable materials that have a highly defined and large porosity together with the required (mechanical, chemical and/or thermal) robustness for application in thermal insulation, catalysts, fuel cells and oil spil...

Beyond EPICA - Oldest Ice
01/10/2016 - 30/09/2019

To better constrain the response of Earth’s climate system to continuing emissions, it is essential to turn to the past. A key advance would be to understand the transition in Earth’s climate response to changes in orbital forcing during the 'mid-Pleistocene transition' (900 t...

Solutions for present and future emerging pollutants in land and water
resources management
01/10/2013 - 30/09/2018

SOLUTIONS will deliver a conceptual framework for the evidence-based development of environmental and water policies. This will integrate innovative chemical and effect-based monitoring tools with a full set of exposure, effect and risk models and assessment options. Uniquely,...

Nutrient cocktails in coastal zones of the Baltic Sea
01/01/2014 - 31/12/2017

COCOA will analyse the pathways of nutrients in the coastal zones of the Baltic Sea by 1) quantifying the role of bacteria, phytoplankton, benthic microalgae, seagrasses, macroalgae and fauna in transforming and accumulating nutrients using novel measurement techniques employe...

PARISSE (Promoting Attainment of Responsible Research & Innovation in Science Education)
01/01/2014 - 31/12/2017

To build a scientifically literate society, which enables its citizens to participate in the research and innovation process, calls for empowered democratic citizens who are able to engage in socio-scientific inquiry and debate. Education through an inquiry approach in science...

Innovative Social and Employment Policies for Inclusive and Resilient Labour Markets in Europe
01/12/2013 - 30/06/2016

The INSPIRES project aims to contribute to resilient and inclusive labour markets in Europe. It comparatively assesses the resilience and inclusiveness of labour markets in European countries, it identifies innovative policies that have contributed to resilience and inclusiven...

Transition and Multilingualism
01/10/2009 - 30/09/2012

Life Cycle Assessment of Environment-Compatible Flame Retardants (Prototypical case study)
01/09/2009 - 31/08/2012
Brominated flame retardants (BFRs) will be phased out because of their environmental hazards. Less toxic alternatives appear to be available already but comprehensive information on their possible toxicological effects are lacking. ENFIRO offers a prototypical case study on subst...

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