The study is carried out in consortium with the London School of Economics (LSE) and the University of Valencia, on behalf of the European Commission (DG Employment, Social Affairs & Inclusion). The project will use behavioural research to explore issues such as: what would be the effects of extending social protection coverage to include the rising […]
WE4AHA is a new H2020 Coordination and Support Action (CSA) for the European Innovation Partnership on Active and healthy Ageing (EIP on AHA). It started in September 2017 and will continue until the end of 2020. Over the course of four years, the action will connect demand- and supply-side stakeholders through matchmaking, twinning, assessing innovative […]
The use ICT across healthcare functions, known as eHealth, is an important target of the EU Information Society policy as shows the ambitious programmes set for the healthcare system networks, professionals tools and users access. The main driver for stimulating the adoption of ICT in healthcare has been the ageing of the population, but there […]
Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) and especially smartphones are part of our daily lives. Therefore, health and health system are embedded within this trend. Citizens, patients, healthcare organizations, health professionals and managers and policymakers approach the usage of mobile technologies (mHealth) as an opportunity to improve patients’ quality of life, quality of care and health, […]
Open Evidence, in consortium with the Research Institute of Economics – Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies and EY, has been awarded a contract with the European Commission, Joint Research Centre for the development and piloting of a computer-based model that can assess the impacts of ICT-enabled social innovation initiatives promoting social investment in the EU. To address unemployment, poverty and […]
The overall purpose of the study is to understand the impact on consumer trust and behaviour of enhanced transparency of online platforms towards their private users (consumers) in three specific areas, namely the criteria used by platform operators; the identity of contracting parties involved in the transactions enabled or facilitated by the platforms; and quality controls established by platform operators (or lack thereof) on the review, rating and endorsement systems.
Study on the impact of the internet and social media on youth participation and youth work. The study focuses on how the internet and social media influence young people’s active citizenship and political participation and explores non-formal learning methods and tools which can lead to the development of relevant skills and competences. As youth work […]
Open Evidence in partnership with empirica have been awarded a service contract with the European Commission Directorate General for Communications Networks, Content & Technology (DG CONNECT) for procuring support services for the management and utilization of the Monitoring and Assessment Framework for the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing – MAFEIP tool. The […]
The objective of the study is to assess the implementation of the Action Plan with a view to recommend concrete actions to be taken by the EU and the EU Member States under the new eGovernment Action Plan 2016 – 2020.
The main objective of the project is to provide evidence and analysis for the EU Free Flow of Data Initiative, as announced in the DSM. More specifically, the study will inform the European Commission’s (EC) Impact Assessment concerning the emerging issues of data ownership, interoperability, (re)-usability and access to data, and liability. Current problems will be assessed, followed by an analysis and comparison of the impacts of different policy options.