Information on projects funded in this area can be found on the
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page, where you can browse projects using the 'Activity Areas' search option.
Catalogue of Food Quality and Safety projects in FP6
The European Commissionâ€™s catalogue of all projects funded under the â€˜Food quality and safetyâ€™ strand of the Sixth Framework Programme (FP6)
can be downloaded here, please click on the picture below (PDF 7 MB)
Between 2002 and 2006, a total of 181 projects received â‚¬751 million between them. The â€˜Food quality and safetyâ€™ priority covered many of the research topics addressed by FP5â€™s â€˜Quality of lifeâ€™ programme, but also encompassed new scientific areas:
- total food chain;
- epidemiology of food-related diseases and allergies;
- impact of food on health;
- traceability processes along the production chain;
- methods of analysis, detection and control;
- safer and more environmentally friendly production methods and technologies;
- the impact of animal feed on health, and
- environmental health risks.
of the Projects Catalogue are available at:
Directorate-General for Research
Directorate E â€” Food, Agriculture and Biotechnologies
Unit E1 â€” Horizontal aspects and coordination
Office [SDME 08/57]
Tel. (32-2) 29-5.06.36
E-mail: Lisa LOCCHI
: You can browse projects in all FP6 areas using the search options on the
Find a Project
Case studies, results and video presentations of projects
Food Research funded by Europe - La recherche alimentaire financÃ©e par l'Europe - Lebensmittelforschung finanziert von Europa
Five FP6 food research projects are presented live by the contractors (8 minutes video in three languages EN, DE, FR). Copies of the DVD (view
) are available from
Isabelle Van Borm
First results from various EU-funded projects
: the European Commission presented
from various EU-funded research projects in the area of food quality and safety.
: GMO coexistence research in European agriculture.