Publications

  • Emerging epidemics research. EU-funded projects 2002 – 2008
  • 2008, 95 pages, ISBN: 978-92-79-09458-3
  • Following on from a publication on influenza research, this catalogue describes 34 projects financed between 2002 and 2008 to study other emerging epidemics. It details each project, ranging from haemorrhagic fever to SARS and spongiform encephalopathies, together with its objectives and future applications.

  • European research. For a healthier future.
  • 2008, 48 pages, ISBN 978-92-79-07344-1
  • Which public health issues should receive priority, and why? This brochure on medical and biological research sets out to answer these questions. It reviews the leading diseases in Europe and discusses their impact on the population, together with treatment options.

  • Science at the service of Europe. A guide to the 2007 annual activity report of the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Research.
  • 2008, 88 pages, ISBN 978-92-79-09184-1
  • Version 2007 de son rapport annuel d’activité, ce document reprend les principaux événements et résultats de la DG recherche, qui y réaffirme, au travers d’exemples éloquents, le rôle du nouvel Espace européen de la recherche et l’importance du 7ème programme-cadre pour la compétitivité de l’Union.

  • SMEs – from local to international. Opportunities for transnational research
  • 2008, 20 pages, ISBN 978-92-79-05966-7
  • The 7th Framework Programme finances a variety of initiatives to support the R&D projects of small and medium enterprises (SMEs). This brochure, aimed directly at entrepreneurs, reviews the various networks available to them and details access to transnational research via regional and national agencies.

  • Gendering Human Rights Violations: The case of interpersonal violence
  • 2008, 70 pages, ISBN 978-92-79-07805-7
  • This final report, co-produced by a consortium of 60 experts, is the result of three years of research. It identifies the impact of interpersonal violence and its role in Europe’s democratic and social cohesion.

  • Scientific evidence for policy–making
  • 2008, 32 pages, ISBN 978-92-79-06973-4
  • This brochure, based on a series of interviews, discusses good practice for resolving dialogue problems between researchers and policy-makers.

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