Projects

TRESCA

The European project Trustworthy, Reliable and Engaging Scientific Communication Approaches (TRESCA) has as its main objective the understanding of the…

PERSIST

PERSIST – Knowledge, beliefs and the perception of science among European students PERSIST_EU is an Erasmus+ project coordinated by the…

SUSDAP

The SUSDAP (Sustainable Development and Public Opinion) research project was promoted and implemented by Observa and the University of Aarhus (DK)…

STEM & GIRLS

The project involves three secondary schools of Parma. The main objective of the project is to study the different perceptions…

SHARPER 2016

The SHARPER project wants to make the researchers’ quest for excellence accessible to everybody in cities and communities where researchers…

European Project GCOF

Innovative technologies used for whole genome sequencing have developed very rapidly over the past five years. Today the costs and…

INPROFOOD

Food-related health problems are a grand challenge for European societies. Over the past decade, most EU Member States have identified…

XENOME

Thanks to the increased reliability of medical surgeries and improved technological interventions in the field of transplantation, a growing number…

IRIS

IRIS is the acronym for Interest and Recruitment In Science. The main objective of this project is to develop more…

ACCENT

Fifteen relevant organisations among science centres, science museums and aquariums will be engaged by this European project ACCENT in a…

TIME for NANO

The TIME for NANO Project aims at engaging the general public, with a special attention to young people, on benefits…

ITALIANS AND BLOOD DONATION

Italian health activities increasingly require the contribution of transfusion medicine. Despite the fact that Italy as a whole has now…

ROSE

ROSE – the Relevance of Science Education is an international comparative research project meant to shed light on factors of…

The PAR.CO Project

In 2007 ATO of Valle del Chiampo, a consortium of thirteen municipalities in the western area of the Province of…

Decide (DEliberative CItizen DEbates)

Stem cells, biotechnology, genetic testing, privacy, nanotechnology, neurosciences: nowadays, politics deals more and more frequently with decision making-processes concerning science…

Women and science

Gender equity in techno-scientific careers has become one of the central issues in the research and innovation policies agenda of…

EcoGenEtic.com

EcoGenEtic.com is an organ of multidisciplinary study and research on the question of risk management on plant exogenous gene transfer…

RISBIO

Choosing what food to bring on the kitchen table is turning out to be more and more difficult for consumers:…

BIOPOP

“BIOpop” results of the combination of the words “BIOtechnology” and “POPular”: the name of this European project refers to its…

Couldn’t be without it

Observa has just concluded a survey in five European countries (Italy, Germany, UK, Norway and Portugal) on the most common…

Club RP

Club RP, research and testing of technology diffusion models within the field of Rapid Prototyping in three European countries: Italy,…