Societal Challenges

The area Societal Challenges supports the issue-driven joint research promotion which is aligned with the seven large Societal Challenges. The list of contributions of the University of Bremen in this area is sorted with regard to these research areas.

Climate Action, Environment, Resource Efficiency and Raw Materials

FREE and open source software tools for WATer resource management (FREEWAT)
Coordination & Support Actions
Project leader: Dr. Björn Panteleit
Function of the University of Bremen: Partner
www.freewat.eu

Monitoring Atmospheric Composition and Climate -III (MACC-III)
Coordination & Support Actions
Project leader: Dr. Andreas Richter
Function of the University of Bremen: Partner
www.gmes-atmosphere.eu

Smart, Green and Integrated Transport

Smart Automation of Rail Transport (SMART)
Research and Innovation Action
Project leader: Dr. Danijela Ristic-Durrant
Function of the University of Bremen: Koordinator

FUEL FLEXIBLE, NEAR -ZERO EMISSIONS, ADAPTIVE PERFORMANCE MARINE ENGINE (HERCULES-2)
Innovation Action
Project leader: Prof. Christof Bueskens
Function of the University of Bremen: Partner
www.hercules-2.com

Food Security, Sustainable Agriculture and Forestry, Marine, Maritime and Inland Water Research and the Bioeconomy

Integrated Arctic observation system (INTAROS)
Research and Innovation Action
Project leader: Dr. Georg Heygster
Function of the University of Bremen: Partner

Optimizing and Enhancing the Integrated Atlantic Ocean Observing System (AtlantOS)
Research and Innovation Action
Project leader: Dr. Christoph Waldmann
Function of the University of Bremen: Partner
www.atlantos-h2020.eu

A Trans-AtLantic Assessment and deep-water ecosystem-based Spatial management plan for Europe (ATLAS)
Research and Innovation Action
Project leader: Dr. Michael Diepenbroek
Function of the University of Bremen: Partner
www.eu-atlas.org

Science with and for Society

Community-Based Policing and Post-Conflict Police Reform (ICT4COP)
Research and Innovation Action
Project leader: Prof. Klaus Schlichte
Function of the University of Bremen: Partner

Negotiating early job-insecurity and labour market exclusion in Europe (NEGOTIATE)
Research and Innovation Action
Project leader: Dr. Irene Dingeldey
Function of the University of Bremen: Partner
blogg.hioa.no/negotiate/