Changes to the sense of taste and smell are a common side-effect experienced by patients being treated for cancer. The HungerNdThirst Foundation has now signalled a possible negative impact on patient recovery and quality of life, due to the effect these changes have on food intake and food preferences. The foundation is focusing its attention […]Read More →
In ENtRANCE project (31.12.2017 – 29.6.2020) five higher education institutions (HEI) are tackling current societal challenges together with civil society organizations (CSO). E.g. associations, foundations and other non-governmental, not-for-profit organizations which seek to serve public interest and address societal problems.
An aim of the project is to enhance co-operation between CSOs and HEIs and produce a handbook.
Green is needed in the cities for their livability. Community-wise this question concerns everybody: how can the balance can be found between maintaining green spaces and the need for (affordable) housing? The Groen Platform Amsterdam (GPA) asked the Science Shop of Wageningen University & Research to provide a scientific basis for the value of the […]Read More →
ISMAI/IPMAIA organized a public presentation of ENtRANCE project to CSOs on 29.5.2018 in Maia, Portugal. The invitation was sent to numerous organizations in the North region. More than 60 inscriptions were registered, representing around 40 organizations. See https://pt-pt.facebook.com/ISMAI.PT https://www.facebook.com/ipmaia.pt/Read More →
Public access to research was the interest of the Living Knowledge 2018 conference 30.5. – 1.6.2018 in Budapest, Hungary. This 8th LK conference was hosted by the Corvinus Business School, University of Budapest. CSO’s engagement with research was one of the themes, as it is with ENtRANCE, where the focus is in co-operaration between higher education […]Read More →
Nine staff members from five higher education institutions met 27-28.2.2018 in Brussels, Belgium. They got to know each other and walked through all the phases of the two years ENtRANCE project. The Kick off meeting gave a good picture of the project and key terms of the project were discussed and defined. Vrije Universiteit Brussel […]Read More →