Research brief: Cannabis – harmless recreation or harmful drug?
Publication Cannabis and its effects on health and society are a much debated topic both in Sweden and internationally. The debate is often defined by polarised rhetoric. This report summarises the current state of knowledge within the field.
Two upcoming calls: Research on ageing and health and Research on ANDTG
News On April 6, 2017 Forte will open two calls for proposals for three-year project grants: ‘Research on ageing and health’ and ‘Research on alcohol, narcotics, doping, tobacco and gambling’. The application deadline for both calls for proposals is May 18, 2017.
428 million SEK to strengthen high-priority research
News 428 million SEK, 23 research programmes and five strategic research areas. During the autumn, applications in Forte’s 2016 call for programme grants were assessed by five international expert panels. On November 17th, Forte’s board made the final funding decisions.
Programme Grants in Strategic Research Fields 2016
Funding Forte supports high quality research that has relevance for health, working life and welfare. In order to strengthen the research fields in areas with considerable needs and societal challenges Forte will fund a number of programme grants. The call concerns five prioritised research areas, and the aim is to contribute to a long-term development of knowledge and competence.