Publication of the final report of the study ‘Automation of cognitive and physical tasks in health and social care sector: implications for safety and health’

The final report of the study ‘Automation of cognitive and physical tasks in the health and social care sector: implications for safety and health’ conducted by Open Evidence for the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) with the support of experts from KU Leuven university was just published. Based on literature review, […]

Study on deployment of AI in Healthcare

Client:  European Commission (DG SANTE) Duration: 2024. Consortium: Open Evidence, PwC, EthikIA. Geographical Coverage: EU27. Methodology: Desk research, online survey, interviews, focus group, workshop, case studies, market analysis, monitoring framework. Abstract: The objective of the study is to identify and assess the most prominent challenges and accelerators for the deployment of AI in the healthcare sector. A wide range of consultation […]

Design and behavioural research study to create evidence-based, EU harmonised consumer waste sorting labels

Client: European Commission (JRC). Duration: 2023 – 2024 Consortium: OE (lead), CINT, Blend, Krakow, Politecnico di Milano. Geographical Coverage: EU 27. Data collection tools: Desk research, online survey, participatory workshops, behavioural experiments. Abstract: The overall purpose of this study is to provide services and evidence to support the participatory design of EU harmonised waste sorting […]

Study on audiences, consumer behaviour and preferences relating to the consumption of media content

Client: European Commission (DG CNET). Duration: 2023 – 2024 Consortium: OE (lead), CINT, KEA. Geographical Coverage: EU 27. Data collection tools: Online Survey. Abstract: The study aims to gather primary data, through an online survey in the EU27 Member States, on the demand-side trends in media markets to assist the Commission in the preparation of […]

Studies on “Combined health warning strategies across countries” and “Packaging and labelling strategies”, with a subsequent assessment report of the current EU combined health warnings

Client:  European Commission (HaDEA/ DG SANTE) Duration: 2023-2024. Consortium: Open Evidence (lead), ICF. Geographical Coverage: Extra-EU. Methodology: Desk research. Abstract: This request for services is intended to be the first phase of a larger research on health warnings and packaging for tobacco and related products. The overarching objective of this specific request for service is to provide an overview of the […]

Study supporting the review of HERA with regard to its operations, structure and governance

Client: European Commission (HaDEA/ DG SANTE) Duration: 2023-2024 Consortium: Open Evidence (lead), PwC. Geographical Coverage: EU 27 Methodology: Survey, interviews, focus groups. Abstract: The main objective of the study is to provide the Commission with an analysis on the extent to which HERA has been delivering effectively and efficiently on its mission and tasks as laid down in Commission Decision C(2021) […]

Study supporting the Evaluation of EU Action Plan on Childhood Obesity (2014-2020) 

Client: European Commission (HaDEA/ DG SANTE)  Duration: 2023-2024 Consortium: Open Evidence (lead), PwC, SAFE. Geographical Coverage: EU 27 Methodology: Survey, interviews, focus groups. Abstract: The study evaluates the progress in the key areas for action in the Action Plan and provides an overview of the efforts carried out by the EU Member States in these key areas for action during the […]

Study supporting the evaluation of COSME and EIP

Client: European Commission (DG GROW) Duration: 2023-2024 Consortium: CSES (lead), CSIL, OE. Abstract: The study undertakes the final evaluation of the Programme for the Competitiveness of Enterprises and small and medium-sized enterprises (COSME) (2014-20), and an Ex-post evaluation of the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Programme (EIP) (2007-13), the predecessor to the COSME programme. The data collection activities […]

Study exploring the context, challenges and possible solutions in relation to the quality of traineeships in the EU

Client: European Commission (DG EMPL) Duration: 2023-2024 Consortium: Centre for European Policy Studies (lead), Open Evidence. Abstract: In the context of the European Year of Skills, taking into account the evaluation of the 2014 Council Recommendation on a Quality Framework of Traineeships, the Commission Work Programme (CWP) 2023 announced an “update of their quality framework for […]

Review of the Digital Citizenship Education Committee of Ministers Recommendation

Client: Council of Europe Duration: 2024 Consortium: Open Evidence. Abstract: Digital Citizenship Education (DCE) is a holistic approach combining the development of digital skills and competences for democratic culture. Recommendation CM/Rec(2019)10 on developing and promoting digital citizenship education was adopted by the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe on 21 November 2020 and […]