Mission & Objectives
by HealthNCP, 2010-08-12 16:56, Views(2141)
The EU-FP (European Union Framework Programme) Health National Contact Point in Taiwan was established on December 1st, 2009. In the year of 2008, under the supervision of National Science Council, the EU-FP NCP Taiwan Offices were established in National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, National Tsing Hua University, and National Cheng Kung University. 5 Thematic National Contact Point, including Health, Energy, Environment, Information and Communication Technologies(ICT), Socio-economic and the Humanities, were afterwards established in 2009.   We are working for the benefit of all Taiwanese organizations which have an interest in EU Framework programmes (FP).
Our tasks:
(1) Undertaking bilateral academic exchange programs and finally, establish concrete research collaborations and programs between Taiwan and the EU.
(2) Integrating Taiwanese research and development resources and promoting Taiwan’s capacity to enhance worldwide research and development efforts in the field of Health.
(3) Creating a strong strategic alliance with the European Union through the FP mechanism.
(4) Creating an international alliance between Taiwan’s internationally competitive industries and the European Union.
(5) Building a platform to enhance academic and scientific exchange for scholars and researchers in Taiwan and the European Union.