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Research for Policy support - FP6 - European Commission
European Commission - Research: The Sixth Framework Programme (2002-2006) - Thematic priority: 'Research for Policy support'

Revising organic standards for Regulation 2092/91
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to help update EU Regulation 2092/91 and other standards for organic agriculture.

Acting to promote local sustainability
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to develop an internet-based toolkit and guidance to support Aalborg Commitments signatories in implementing local actions that enhance sustainability

An automatic age-reading system for fish otoliths
This EU-funded SSP project seeks to develop an automated and robust systems for routine reading of fish otoliths using pattern recognition or statistical inference

Improved fishery management through fleet- and area-based assessments
This EU-funded SSP project seeks to develop a framework for fleet and area-based fishery management through case studies of a number of fisheries

Better coordinated European agricultural and food research
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to establish a database of research establishments from the new member, acceding and candidate countries involved in agricultural and food research.

Gauging how an ageing population affects health care demand
european commission ssp research project looking into how an ageing population will affect europe's health care services

Finding a way out of the future pensions conundrum
European Commission - The AIM SSP project will provide Europe's pensions policy makers with new methodologies to analyse the adequacy of pensions provision.

Optimising air quality information for policy-makers
assessing air quality in europe

Scientific shield against bioterror threats
Anthrax EuroNet is a EU-backed SSP project seeking to strengthen networking activities and information exchange across Europe to accelerate the development of anti-anthrax prophylactics.

Applying genetics to aquaculture breeding
This EU-funded SSP project seeks to examine the potential for successful animal breeding and genomic techniques to be implemented in the Strategic Research Agenda of aquaculture-related European technology platforms: Fabre-TP and EA-TP.

Key genetic characteristics to improve selective fish breeding for disease resistance
european commission SSP project investigating ways of bypassing need for antibiotic treatment for physiological stress in fish by selective breeding

Molecular biology and genome research into aquaculture
This EU-funded SSP project aims to integrate the outcome of function genomics projects related to aquaculture funded under FP5 and FP6.

Improved aquacultures through applied genomics
This EU-funded SSP project will promote the transfer of scientific knowledge and the application of genomic research by industry

Innovations to support archaeological park management
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to develop an integrated methodology for planning and managing archaeological parks

Efficient transport and environmentally sensitive areas
This EU-backed SSP project aims to help in the development of policies that can allow the requirements for efficient transport systems to be met in harmony with the need to protect environmentally sensitive areas.

Linking rural areas to prosperity
This EU-funded SSP project aims to identify how Information and Communication Technology - and specifically broadband technologies - can be deployed to protect and transform rural areas

Broadband’s impact on the knowledge economy
European Commission - The BEACON project is supported by the EU and examines the potential socio-economic impact of broadband access and use in some of Europe's business and work environments.

Improving multi-species fisheries assessment in five European regional seas
BECAUSE investigates the quantitative role of species interactions as a first step towards the implementation of the ecosystem approach into fisheries management.

Evaluating the economic impact of maintaining the welfare of farmed fish
This EU-funded SSP project seeks to collect and analyse scientific data to evaluate and model the economic costs and benefits of implementing selected, widely applicable operational welfare indicators for farmed fish

Safer blood and organ donation in the face of emerging threats
This EU-funded SSP project aims to improve the safety of blood transfusion and organ transplantation

Finding BRAVE new ways of combating bee viruses
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to find new ways of combating bee viruses.

Developing a common methodology for the evaluation of groundwater environmental quality
This EU-funded SSP project seeks to develop standard methods and criteria for assessing groundwater.

Measurement of capacity, effort and fishing mortality
This EU-funded SSP project aims to carry out a comprehensive study of capacity and effort metrics and model their relationships to fishing mortality, and the economic drivers for capacity development. It will include a review of possible fishery mana

Modelling the prospects for hydrogen and energy policy
European Commission SSP project to assess the energy policy implications of hydrogen

Gathering data to promote sustainable transport
This EU-backed SSP project aims to investigate the economics of all modes of transport, focusing on the principles underlying pricing policies, in search of policy recommendations that can promote sustainable transport.

Coordinating research into contagious livestock diseases
This EU-funded SSP project aims to strengthen and expand the networks of CSF and FMD reference laboratories and to activate their potential through coordination and capacity building

Real-time monitoring of fishing activity
This EU-funded SSP project aims to explore the opportunities for exploiting new fisheries monitoring technologies

Analysing agri-economic policy in an enlarged EU
This EU-funded SSP project aims to produce a database of organisations and experts with an interest in agricultural policy in the New Member States, candidate countries and the western Balkans.

A strategic policy for securing future energy supplies
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to facilitate a European energy policy forum to help develop an economically feasible, socially and environmentally acceptable EU energy policy.

Evaluating alternative, participatory management models for EU fisheries
This EU-backed SSP project aims to take a multi-disciplinary approach to assessing potential innovations for EU fishery management regimes.

EU speeds up hunt for illicit drug manufacturers
this european commission ssp project investigates differences in the chemical composition of amphetamine-type drugs to allow law enforcement officers to trace the manufacturer and trade routes used by drug traffickers.

Undocumented migration: counting the uncountable
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to CLANDESTINO will collate data on undocumented migration from selected EU countries.

A more cost-effective approach to fishery enforcement
This EU-funded SSP project is conducting a cost-benefit analysis of control schemes for management strategies of relevance to the Common Fisheries Policy, based on enforcement theory and case studies.

Recognising coins to stamp out illegal antique trading
This EU-backed SSP project will develop a scientific framework for numismatic inventories to facilitate the traceability of ancient coins and prevent crime

Committing to tailor-made long-term fishery management strategies
A description of the COMMIT fisheries SSP research project

Shoring up Europe's coastline
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to put in place a science-based methodology to help implement coastal erosion management recommendations

Crime fighting costs in context
This EU-backed SSP project seeks toreview the crime cost measuring methods of the different Member States.

Preventing epidemics among agricultural crops from deliberately introduced pathogens
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to find ways of preventing, detecting and counteracting bioterror attacks aimed at crops.

Swine fever: vaccinating wild boars to keep pigs healthy
european commission ssp project that seeks to offer policy-makers a vaccination package against classical swine fever in wild boars

Evidence for better mental health
This EU-backed SSP project seeks todevelop a database of mental health promotion and mental disorder prevention programmes, and produce policy and practice guidelines.

Setting course for low-impact fishing gear
This EU-funded SSP project aims to develop fishing gear with a lower environmental impact than alternatives currently available.

Better standards for mental health care across Europe
This SSP project aims to develop a toolkit for the assessment of quality of care, living conditions and treatment practices for people with long-term mental illness in psychiatric and social care institutions

Travelling at the right price, place and time
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to explore differentiated charging schemes in transport systems.

Learning more about the transfer of pathogens in the sea
A european commission ssp project to learn more about how disease travels between wild and farmed fish populations

Better care, social inclusion and quality of life for people with disabilities
This EU-funded SSP project aims to carry out research into the quality of care for people with disabilities

Boosting organ donation rates
European Commission - The DOPKI SSP project aims to improve understanding of organ donation and improve donation rates in Europe.

Understanding migration forced by environmental change
This EU-backed SSP project seeks

Water quality control for all of Europe
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to produce a blueprint for an efficient and sustainable quality control system to support the implementation of the Water Framework Directive.

Environmental and socio-economic effects of aquaculture
a european commission ssp project to determine the best models and indicators of interactions between marine aquaculture and the ecosystem

Driving eco-innovations forward
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to identify a new methodology for measuring the environmental and economic benefits of eco-innovation

Forecasting the repercussions of policy decisions on the dairy sector
European Commission SSP project that offers policy-makers modelling tools relating to the dairy industry

Evaluating scientific advice and decision-making processes in fisheries management systems
A description of the EFIMAS fisheries SSP research project

An improved fish population index for European rivers
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to develop a more accurate and pan-European fish population index.

Extending the reach and range of access to the information society
a european commission ssp project to explore ways of extending the information society to all EU citizens.

Are electromagnetic fields hazardous to health?
European Commission SSP project to learn more about and respond to the possible dangers of electromagnetic fields.

Ecosystem conservation and fisheries management through Marine Protected Areas
european commission ssp research project looking into marine protected areas for the sustainable management of fisheries in the atlanto-mediterranean

Ensuring that the transport price is right
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to ways to implement optimal pricing schemes in transport, without hindering the increasing use of public-private partnerships (PPPs)

Securing European energy supplies
European Commission - The SSP ENCOURAGED project aims to assess the most economically viable energy corridors for supply of electricity, gas and hydrogen between the EU and its neighbours.

Expanding non-food agri-forestry production and uptake
This EU-funded SSP project aims to make an integrated assessment of major non-food options in the EU forestry and agricultural sectors.

Mapping essential fish habitats
This EU-funded SSP project aims to develop protocols for identifying and mapping essential fish habitats

Assessing the adverse health effects of pollution
This EU-backed SSP project seeks todevelop an integrated framework to identify health risks caused by exposures to a variety of environmental factors.

Safe bathing waters for Europe
This EU-funded SSP project seeks to investigate the health risks associated with bathing waters to support future reviews and revision of the EU's Bathing Water Directive.

Learning how nutrition and lifestyle affects health
This EU-funded SSP project aims to conduct a large scale and multi-centre prospective study of the causes of cancer and other chronic diseases, in relation to diet and lifestyle

Measuring an ICT product’s enviromental impact
This EU-funded SSP research project will define environmental performance indicators for information and communication technology products.

Towards a better understanding of SARS-related viruses
European Commission SSP research project looking into ways of analysing the mechanisms of SARS re-emergence.

Better health through improved bio-monitoring in Europe
This EU-backed SSP project aims to develop a coordinated and harmonised approach to human biomonitoring in Europe

Stimulating entrepreneurialism among farmers
This EU-funded SSP project aims to examine the economic, social and cultural factors affecting the development of the entrepreneurial skills of farmers.

Reducing the environmental impact of heavy metals
european commission ssp project that examines aspects of heavy metal pollution in relation to environmental and human health.

A global network for improving animal health
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to establish a technology platform and information exchange for improving the control of animal diseases and zoonoses.

Training to accelerate uptake of environmental technologies
This EU-backed SSP project seek to establish a framework to promote better understanding and greater uptake of environmental technologies

Measuring the impact of agricultural trade liberalisation
European Commission SSP research project that measures the impact of Mediterranean trade liberalisation in agriculture on European countries

Improving trade between the EU and Mercosur countries
This EU-funded SSP project aims to generate scientific information in support of trade policy between the EU and Mercosur countries

Ensuring that disabilities are no handicap in public transport
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to establish a comprehensive inventory of current legal frameworks, regulations and common practice concerning public transport in the EU.

Options to avoid obesity
This EU-backed SSP project seeks toexplore options to avoid obesity.

Battling against cancer through prevention
This EU-funded SSP project aims to assist the battle against cancer by assessing the potential impact of intervention strategies on the future burden of cancer up to 2040

Increasing carp resistance to bacterial and viral infection
This EU-funded SSP project aims to assess four representative Hungarian carp strains for reduced susceptibility to bacterial and viral infection.

Molecular studies to combat avian flu
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to study the molecular mechanisms underlying the virulence, host specificity, inter-species transmission and pathogenicity of HPAIV.

The future for patients in Europe: benefits of enhanced mobility
european commission ssp research project looking into how an ageing population will affect europe's health care services

Putting a value on the quality of life
This EU-backed SSP project seeks todevelop robust methods to determine the monetary value of a QALY across ten countries.

Working together to combat a rare and present danger
This EU-funded SSP project aims to promote the international collaboration needed to sustain and develop Europe's world-leading position in research on primary immunodeficiency diseases

Analysing Europe’s future electricity needs
European Commission - The SSP EUSUSTEL project aims to provide European policy-makers with guidelines and recommendations so they can optimise future electricity provision and generation in a sustainable fashion.

Towards more accurate crime statistics
european commission ssp project that aims to provide comprehensive, harmonised, comparable and relevant data on types and levels of crime across the EU.

Standardised framework for monitoring and assessing trends among European species and habitats
EuMon is an EU-backed SSP project that seeks to propose an Union-wide standardised framework for the monitoring and assessment of the conservation status of European species and habitats.

Evaluating Europe’s transport and energy web
This EU-backed SSP project will appraise and further develop the evaluation methods used to assess large infrastructure projects in trans-European transport and energy networks.

Identifying quantifiable indicators of stress in farmed fish
This EU-funded SSP project aims to develop new operational indicators for on-farm assessment and documentation of stress levels and fish welfare in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) and European sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax) farms.

Integrating women immigrants for life
This EU-backed SSP project seeks toinvestigate the situation of women immigrants in the EU, with particular attention to the issues of economic and social integration and ageing.

Integrating female immigrants
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Setting the fisheries research agenda
This EU-funded SSP project aims to define the future research agenda in Europe in the field of fisheries and aquaculture (MAriculutre) research. FEUFAR seeks to describe the current system within which fishery research priorities are set; identify th

The effects of intensive fishing on evolution
This EU-funded SSP project seeks to analyse the prevalence and consequence of fisheries-induced adaptive changes in exploited fish stocks of particular relevance to the EU.

Understanding shocks to the financial system
european commission ssp research project that examines financial shocks in europe's banking, bond and equity markets.

The battle between influenza virus and its host
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to identify and study the essential viral and host factors that determine the outcome of influenza A infections.

How influenza viruses multiply and adapt
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to undertake a comprehensive study of the 'polymerase' molecular machinery responsible for making the copies of the influenza virus genome required for viral multiplication and transmission.

Foot and mouth disease: vaccination revisited
European Commission SSP project that seeks to offer policy-makers alternatives to culling, such as vaccinations, to control foot and mouth outbreaks

Improving economic relationships along the food chain
This EU-funded SSP project aims to analyse the role of economic relationships and communication in selected European food chains

Evaluating EU agri-environment schemes
This EU-funded SSP project aims to develop common methods and systems to assess the environmental performance of agri-environmental schemes

Assessing new technologies to build a sustainable future
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to develop new modelling techniques to forecast the potential impact of new environmental technologies, assisting policy-makers to make best use of the emerging technologies.

Forecasting a sustainable future
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to develop a framework for analysing the sustainability aspects of environmental scenarios in areas such as water, soil, biodiversity, waste and natural resources.

Assessing Europe's future waste management options
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to map physical flows and stocks of resources to forecast future waste quantities in Europe for different waste prevention and recycling scenarios.

Environmental technologies for a sustainable future
This EU-funded SSP project seeks to examine the funding available for the development and commercialisation of environmental technologies.

Attracting investment into European transport infrastructure
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to develop a scientifically sound approach to analysing options for the funding of large transport infrastructure investments in the EU.

Assessing policies on air pollution and climate change
This EU-backed SSP project will examine the interaction between technical and market-based policies on air pollution and climate change, seeking synergies to maximise the benefits of initiatives in these policy areas.

Assessing changes to Europe’s agricultural policies
european commission ssp research project examining the possible social, economic and environmental effects of decoupling direct farm payments from production.

Investigating the genetic co-existence of fishing and aquaculture activities
This EU-funded SSP project aims to convene a series of expert workshops to review specific aspects of potential risks and concerns on interbreeding and aquaculture-ecosystem interactions.

New modes of governance for sustainable forestry in Europe
This EU-funded SSP project aims to undertake a comprehensive review of new modes of governance potentially suitable for forest management

Making sure the price is right for transport
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to supports the development of sustainable transport systems through transport pricing policies that reflect the costs of infrastructure use.

Protecting historic buildings from the scourge of graffiti
European Commission - The GRAFFITAGE SSP project aims to produce a new anti-graffiti system that can be used safely and effectively on historic stone and brick monuments/buildings.

Harmonised environmental indicators for predicting pesticide risk
european commission ssp project to develop a harmonised set of pesticide risk indicators, implemented within a user-friendly software package.

Working out health benefits and costs in Europe
european commission ssp research project looking into health benefits and costs in europe.

Keeping European poultry disease-free
This EU-backed project aims to develop a computer-based tool for strategy and policy formulation to prevent and control epizootic disease in poultry

Analysis of available and emerging technologies for effective waste treatment
This information sheet describes the EU-funded HOLIWAST SSP project.

Digesting the facts to shape obesity prevention policy
This EU-backed SSP project provides an analysis of the determinants of obesity in key age and socio-economic groups across Europe so as to inform obesity prevention policy.

The macro-economic impact of high oil prices in Europe
This EU-funded SSP project seeks to build on the earlier STEPs and TRIAS projects to provide improved evaluations of the effects of high oil prices on the EU economy, specifically transport and employment.

Harmonising bio-waste and soil sampling and analysis
european commission ssp project that examines the harmonisation of sampling and analysis of bio-wastes and soils

Better fishery management through meta-research
This EU-funded SSP project seeks to prepare a synthesis of results and theoretical understandings gained in past projects with regard to the ecosystem approach in fisheries management.

Updating the ICES Atlas of North Sea Fishes
european commission ssp research project looking into the possibility of updating ices atlas or north sea fishes

New immigration patterns in the European Union
This EU-backed SSP project seeks toanalyse the causes, characteristics and impact of migratory flows into and across Europe

Providing research to fight organised crime
a european commission ssp project to improve knowledge about, and to develop a common european approach to, organised crime.

Integrating the ecosystem into fishery management
This EU-funded project seeks to develop an operational framework of candidate indicators to support ecosystem-based fisheries management, to elaborate these indicators into comprehensive dashboards to support management decision-making, to develop me

A holistic approach to mapping and modelling noise pollution
european commission ssp project to improve the assessment of environmental noise.

Finding common ground on environmental impact assessments
This EU-funded SSP project seeks to improve environmental impact assessment methodologies and practice.

Maximising the value of EU-funded fishery research
european commission ssp research project looking into the impact of fisheries research projects carried out under the commission's fourth and fifth framework programmes

Reducing the impact of alien fish species
This EU-funded SSP project seeks to develop guidelines for environmentally sound practices for introductions and translocations in aquaculture.

Reducing business risk and stabilising farmers’ incomes
This EU-funded SSP project aims to will undertake case studies of farm-business risk exposure across new EU Member States assessing, for example, the financial effects of future CAP and WTO policy developments

Developing environment indicators for assessing fishery management
european commission ssp research project seeking to develop fishery-environment indicators

Infectious diseases: modelling for control
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to find ways of predicting infectious disease transmission and the efficacy of control measures

Making the best use of innovative medical technology
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to develop an internationally agreed set of indicators for the early assessment of innovations in medical technology

Identifying land use activities that could help manage greenhouse gas emissions
a european commission ssp project to assess the carbon sink potential of land use activities

Research – the standard bearer of European competitiveness
european commission ssp research project to plot the relationship between research and standards.

An effective and convenient influenza vaccine
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to develop and test an intranasally administered H5N1 influenza vaccine based on viruses that have been made replication deficient' by the removal of key genes from the viral genome.

Incorporating non-fishery influences into stock assessments
This EU-funded SSP project aims to aims to increase the responsiveness of fishery management to a range of anthropogenic and natural factors through a review of fish stock dynamics in four European sea areas

Tools for assessing the sustainability of proposed policies
European Commission SSP project that provides tools supporting the process of sustainability impact assessment

Improving fishery data acquisition, management and analysis
This EU-funded SSP project aims to develop training systems that strengthen the basis for fishery assessment, management and conservation

Pooling knowledge to support farming and the environment
European Commission SSP project to develop tools that will contribute to better design and implementation of agri-environmental measures.

Developing the tools to analyse transport options for the future
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to extend the forecasting and assessment capabilities of existing tools for the analysis of transport policies.

Indicators for a knowledge-based economy
european commission ssp research project that explores various indicators for the knowledge-based economy.

Improved detection methods for animal viruses
This EU-backed SSP project aims to develop improved methods for laboratory and on-site detection of animal viruses

Improving the health and welfare of laying hens
European Commission SSP project that explores the bird welfare implications of changing egg production practices

Towards sustainable buildings
This EU-backed SSP project will develop a system to assess the environmental and economic sustainability of buildings, to prepare for a labelling system to certify buildings' sustainability standards.

Free movement and equal living
This EU-backed SSP project seeks toboost the free movement of people with disabilities and enhance the accessibility of everyone to the European labour market.

Modelling CAP-landscape interactions
This EU-backed SSP project will develop protocols for assessing the environmental and rural landscape implications of future change and development of the Common Agriculture Policy (CAP).

Modelling the state-of-the-art in agricultural policies
This EU-funded SSP project aims to convene a seminar to evaluate the effectiveness of agricultural policy.

Short-circuiting the criminals
marc is an ssp research project that will produce mechanisms and know-how that will help to assess and reduce the risks of organised and other types of crime.

Assessing health care quality strategies
This EU-funded SSP project aims to examine the quality strategies in health care at national and EU level

Seeking consensus on external power generation costs
European Commission SSP project that examines the external costs of power generation

Preserving the environment, developing agriculture
MEACAP is an EU-backed SSP project that seeks to identify the precise responsibilities and policy mechanisms that the EU and Member States need to meet their commitments under various international treaties on the environment.

Promoting agricultural reform and making sure the CAP fits
european commission ssp project to develop research tools to inform changes to agricultural policy in the eu

Farming around the Mediterranean
medfrol is an eu-back ssp project that will analyse the agricultural trading arrangements between mediterranean countries to enable eu policies to better fit into existing market structures.

Fighting midge-borne diseases that threaten our livestock
This EU-backed SSP project will coordinate efforts directed at improving knowledge relevant to the control of bluetongue, African horse sickness and epizootic hemorrhagic disease in the Mediterranean Basin and Europe.

Examining the eco-innovators
This EU-funded SSP project seeks to take the first steps towards developing indicators and statistics needed to quantify the increasingly important area of research and technological development known as eco-innovation.

Supporting policy development through research
This EU-funded SSP project aims to investigate the validity of the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health model for the documentation and analysis of disability

Charting the complexities of a silvering population
This EU-funded SSP project aims to create a system for monitoring and forecasting population changes

How to count the cost of crime
This EU-backed SSP project seeks toextend awareness of methodologies for estimating the costs of crime.

European modelling methods for transport policy
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to define common good practice principles for national and regional transport modelling.

Monitoring the health of Europe’s works of art
European Commission - The MULTIENCODE SSP project aims to develop a new way of assessing the conservation of artwork. The project utilises holographic technology to monitor damage, mistreatment and fraud.

Fine tuning policy for music download technologies
European Commission - The EU-funded MUSICLESSONS SSP project aims to provide policy-makers with information relating to the regulation and use of file-sharing for music downloads.

Exploring aspects of immigration and citizenship
european commission ssp research project examining how immigrants integrate into the societies of eu member states

Measuring the impact of ‘natural’ emissions
This EU-funded SSP project aims to improve methods for calculating natural and biogenic emissions, and improve the assessment and impact of air quality policies.

Modified fishing gear and practices to reduce by-catch in trawl fisheries
A description of the NECESSITY fisheries SSP research project

Defending cultural heritage against climate change
european commission ssp project researching the impact of climate change on cultural heritage

Offshore aquaculture on the horizon
This EU-funded SSP project seeks to collect, collate and validate data and opinions from a diverse range of sources on the opportunities and requirements of offshore aquaculture in Europe.

Ensuring that disability is not a handicap in the workplace
This EU-funded SSP project aims to identify innovative strategies to enhance the integration into the labour market of people with disabilities

Teaming up against infectious diseases in aquaculture
PANDA aims to establish an enlarged and permanent European network of experts in aquatic animal health. All known EU -and key non-Union -experts and laboratories will be encouraged to join.

Better vaccines against influenza
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to provide the scientific basis for developing safe and effective vaccines to combat seasonal influenza and influenza pandemics.

The ‘acid test’ that could save Europe’s books and documents
European Commission - The SSP PaperTreat project examines and evaluates the various paper deacidification processes available to conservators to protect items such as library books and archive material.

Keeping patients safe
This EU-backed SSP project is organising a major international conference entitled Patient safety research: shaping the European agenda'.

The big picture for sustainable city tourism
European Commission SSP project to manage tourism and improve the quality of built cultural heritage

Opening up Europe’s buildings to people of limited mobility
european commission ssp project that seeks to find ways of improving the accessibility of buildings for people with limited mobility

Public health: fighting infectious diseases across Europe
european commission - description of an ssp project that seeks to strengthen public health decision-making relating to infectious diseases.

Developing probability model applications in data-poor fisheries
This EU-funded SSP project aims toundertake a variety of case studies exemplifying data-poor fisheries around Europe.

Designing policies to promote for cleaner technologies
a european commission ssp project that aims to help overcome barriers to the uptake of pro-environment technologies

Tackling stress and violence in the workplace
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to develop a European framework for psychosocial risk management with a special focus on work-related stress and workplace violence.

Screening donated blood to prevent CJD transmission
This EU-backed SSP project is concerned with the development of a blood test for prion protein to reduce the risk of vCJD transmission by blood donation

Spreading the word on EU-funded fisheries research
This EU-funded SSP project aims to improve the scope and efficiency of dissemination from EU-funded research projects in fisheries and aquaculture

Exploring options for reducing pollution
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to evaluate transport-related pollution and measures to reduce exposure to indoor air pollutants across the EU so as to identify and promote good practice.

Assessing risk in fishery advice and management decisions
This EU-funded SSP project aims toinvestigate how risk analysis theories can be adapted to European fisheries management.

Ecosystem conservation and fisheries management through Marine Protected Areas
this ssp project investigates ways of using marine protected areas to conserve ecosystems and manage fisheries.

Transferring good practice in public transport accessibility
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to analyse the accessibility of public transport for people with disabilities in the EU Member States

Identifying disease risk to native fish from ornamental fish species
This EU-funded SSP project aims to identify disease risk to native fish and amphibians from ornamental fish species.

Faster, cheaper, better testing for safety of blood
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to develop a very fast, cheap and sensitive testing method with the potential to detect more than 100 blood pathogens simultaneously

Defining ‘reasonable access’ for disabled people
European Commission - The EU-funded ReasonableAccess SSP project aims to provide good practice information relating to what is reasonable access to buildings for disabled people

Relationships between ecological and chemical status of surface waters
this information sheet gives a summary of the rebecca project which provides support to eu energy policy-makers

Renewable energy for developing countries
European Commission - The RECIPE SSP project aims to provide policy makers with recommendations for the implementation of renewable energy in developing countries.

Understanding and forecasting fisheries in a changing climate
This EU-funded SSP project seeks to summarise current knowledge of the effects of climate change on fish stocks and fisheries.

Assessing the sustainability of transport policies
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to improve and integrate modelling tools and methods used to evaluate European transport policy.

Renewable energy in the Mediterranean area
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to explore options for renewable energy across Europe.

Integrating research findings from fish reproduction studies
This EU-funded SSP project will maximise the dissemination, accessibility, and application of research findings from EU-funded finfish reproduction projects.

Better management of mining waste
This EU-funded SSP project seeks to collect and review information required for implementation of Directive 2006/21/EC on the management of waste from the mining industries.

Trawling aquaculture-environment research to enhance accessibility
This EU-funded SSP project aims tooptimise the access to and use of earlier EU-funded aquaculture-environment research.

New depths in the management of Mediterranean pelagic fish stocks
This EU-funded SSP project seeks to improve the assessment and management of pelagic fish stocks in the northwestern Mediterranean, Adriatic and Aegean Seas.

The development of new SARS vaccines and therapies
european commission ssp project to develop tools and therapies to reduce threat of sars virus.

Reducing the SARS threat with new therapies and diagnostic tests
european commission ssp project to develop tools and therapies to reduce threat of sars virus.

Testing chemicals without using animals
This EU-funded SSP project seeks to bring together international experts to review the use of Quantitative Structure Activity Relationships (QSARs) for mutagenicity and carcinogenicity testing.

Protecting tradition aquaculture through research
This EU-funded SSP project seeks to undertake case studies of extensive and semi-intensive aquaculture production systems to develop good-practice guides and quality certification standards.

Building the e-business expressway
To set up a Europe-wide e-Business trading infrastructure

Supporting the single energy market
European Commission SSP project that examines ways of promoting a single EU energy market

A secure and harmonised electronic European fishery logbook
A description of the SHEEL fisheries SSP research project

Assessing the environmental impact of trade policies
This EU-funded SSP project explores ways of measuring the environmental impact of international trade policies.

A toolkit for assessing the ecological and economic impacts of GM crops
Commission SSP project to assess the economic and ecological impacts of GM crops, to facilitate their sustainable cultivation in Europe

The value of knowing where our food comes from
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to enhance our knowledge of the effectiveness of geographical indication labels.

Towards informed management of eels
This EU-funded SSP project aims to review the information available and identify options for a coherent European management strategy for eel stock.

Bolstering public health research
European Commission - The EU-funded Sphere SSP project aims to strengthen public health research in Europe and thereby inform and improve health policy-making.

Linking research to policy-making for better water
The project seeks to strengthen the 'science-policy interface' in the field of water, by consolidating the findings of EC-funded research and technological development projects and by making the WISE-RTD information system an efficient and easy to us

Sustainable regional development: tools for decision-making
european commission ssp research project that explores various sustainable regional development decision support tools.

Harmonising European energy data
A reference system for energy technologies to support policy formulation

Checking the STATUS of urban sustainability
This EU-funded SSP project aims to develop relevant sustainability targets for local authorities in the context of the Urban Thematic Strategy.

Assessing sustainable battery options for electric vehicles
European Commission SSP project to assess battery technology for electric vehicles

Hi-tech approach to protecting Europe’s archives
European Commission - The SurveNIR SSP project aims to develop a Near Infrared Spectroscopy tool for use in assessing the condition of paper artefacts such as books found in archives, museums and libraries.

Sustaining Europe’s cultural heritage
European commission - The Sustaining Heritage project ran a conference to bring together policy-makers and researchers working in the field of cultural heritage. The aim was to provide sustainable solutions to shared problems.

Building confidence in ambient intelligence
European Commission - The SWAMI SSP project examines issues relating to ambient intelligence, such as security and privacy. It aims to identify ways to improve user control and acceptance of ambient technologies.

Harmonising water quality sampling and screening methods
european commission ssp project that examines the harmonisation of sampling and screening methods for assessing and improving water quality

Tax-benefit systems for growth and employment
european commission sp research project that examines the tax-benefit system of the various EU member states.

Policies for when problems come with the territory
This EU-backed SSP project will investigate the problems caused by territorial factors, such as geography, infrastructure and labour supply, in remote rural areas in Europe.

Technology transfer and investment risk in international emissions trading
This EU-funded SSP project aims to explore the impacts, risks and prospects for technology transfer associated with the implementation of the Kyoto flexible mechanisms.

Towards a robust and consistent picture of migration to, from and within the EU
a european commission ssp project to provide policy-makers with a robust, complete and consistent platform to assess and develop migration and asylum policy within the EU

Getting to grips with urban environment indicators
European Commission SSP project to examine indicators for an environmental strategy

A TOOLQIT for measuring quality of service in transport
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to develop and validate a framework for the assessment of levels and quality of service across different transport market segments.

Harvesting knowledge of multifunctional agriculture
european commission ssp project to create a policy tool to gauge the impact of multifunctional agriculture on rural development

Better chemical safety tests using cells – not animals
This EU-funded SSP project aims to develop innovative Cell on Chip' technology to screen chemicals for toxicity, using cultured cells within tiny nanodrps' of culture fluid

Assessing international agri-trade accords
This EU-funded SSP project aims to develop two large-scale numerical models for assessing future EU-third country trade agreements.

Towards common ground for European transport policy assessment
transforum is a european commission ssp project that will agree a consistent and widely-accepted set of decision-support tools that enables stakeholders to reach consensus quickly on the ways and means to give effect to the goals of the common transp

Modelling sustainable economic scenarios
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to investigate policy issues that are crucial for promoting the EU's major goal of sustainable economic development.

A new way to model transport across Europe
european commission ssp project to build a new forecasting and scenario testing model for transport policy makers that can be used at european level.

Developing more effective stock-recovery programmes
This EU-funded SSP project aims to develop recovery strategies for EU fish stocks that are outside safe biological limits

Meeting the demand for quality urban sustainability information
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to develop a European knowledge infrastructure for the exchange of information on sustainable urban development, and its targeted delivery to local authorities.

The role of undocumented workers
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to examine the factors underlying migration and refugee flows into the EU labour market.

Joining forces against (para)tuberculosis in livestock
European Commission SSP project to develop a European network of labs conducting research on mycobacterial diseases of veterinary interest.

Tailoring environmental policy for children
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to review statistical tools used to assess the benefits of environmental policies, facilitating improved allocation of resources in policy decisions.

Improving preparedness against possible use of biological agents
European Commission SSP project that seeks to develop effective diagnostic techniques to detect variola to help policy-makers protect against bioterror attacks.

New methods for assessing micro-organisms in EU bathing water
This EU-backed SSP project seeks to examine new methods of detecting micro-organisms to complement the review of the EU's Bathing Water Directive.

Improving the health and welfare of farmed fish
A description of the WEALTH fisheries SSP research project

Modelling international trade in arable crops
This EU-funded SSP project aims to develop a partial equilibrium model that will provide simulations of the global effect of agriculture policy, trade reform and macroeconomic factors on arable crop and oilseed markets.

Assessing future energy needs and sustainable solutions
This information sheet provides a summary of the WETO-H2 project which provides support to EU energy policy-makers

Freight flow between Europe and the rest of the world
This EU-funded SSP project seeks to generate more precise understanding of the flow of freight transport between European countries and the rest of the world.

Headlines - EU projects supporting scientific policy
European Commission news headlines on the broader subject of research and scientific activities.

Headlines - Scores of SSPs now at your disposal
European Commission news headlines on the broader subject of research and scientific activities.

Headlines - Research project helps plot EU patient mobility path
European Commission news headlines on the broader subject of research and scientific activities.