EU-LAC Health (Defining a Roadmap for Cooperative Health research between the EU and Latin America-Caribbean countries: a Policy Oriented Approach) is a project co-funded by the EU (European Union) through the 7th Framework Programme. Its main goal is the definition of a detailed roadmap to guide policy-makers and other stakeholders on future actions to support cooperative health research between European (EU) and Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) countries.

More information: http://eulachealth.eu/ 

EU-LAC Health Joint Call http://eulachealth.eu/eu-lac-health-joint-call/ supports cooperative health research between European (EU) and Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) countries.

The Call covered the following topics:

  • Topic 1: Neurodegeneration – Healthy aging to combat neurodegeneration
  • Topic 2: Infectious diseases – Research in promotion of well-being: prevention of infectious diseases, emerging food-, water-and vector-borne diseases

The following countries participated in the call:

Argentina Guatemala
Belgium Italy
Bolivia Latvia
Brazil Panama
Chile Peru
Costa Rica Poland
Dominican Republic Portugal
Ecuador Spain
Germany Uruguay

Call for joint research proposals was closed in March 2017. One project with the participation of Polish applicant was recommended for funding.

Contact:

Ewelina Wildner
Department of International Cooperation
The National Centre for Research and Development
ewelina.wildner-at-ncbr.gov.pl
+48 22 39 07 123