Research ouputs classified in one of the SDGs, using the algorithm develped by Elsevier and the Times Higher Education.
Impact above world average of all the publications classified by SDG and indexed in Scopus (normalized citations per scientific area).
Publications with international collaboration.
NOVA’s research aligned with
the Sustainable Development Goals
NOVA’s research for Sustainable Development Goals
Sustainability is the driver of a significant part of NOVA’s research, addressing societal problems and offering a comprehensive understanding and effective solutions. Leading by example, NOVA is committed towards the delivery of sustainable development goals and recognises the importance of interdisciplinary practices to move forward. NOVA research is developed through national and international collaborations while providing the proper framework to engage different stakeholders. NOVA’s research excellency is shown across the 39 R&D Units, being 92% recognized as very good and excellent research units (FCT international evaluation, 2019). NOVA research is also recognized by its practices to promote an open dialogue with society through several initiatives.
Vice-Rector Prof. Isabel Rocha
ConCO2rde – Training network on the conversion of CO2 by smart autotrophic biorefineriesConCO2rde is a research project focused on one of the biggest environmental problems today: carbon d Discover
ELEVATE – Early detection of cervical cancer in hard-to-reach populations of women through portable and point-of-care HPV testingCervical cancer is the fourth most common cancer in women, and in many countries, populations with d Discover
CLIMOS: Climate Monitoring and Decision Support Framework for Sand Fly-borne Diseases Detection and Mitigation with COST-benefit and Climate-policy MeasuresApproved for European funding, this is the first Horizon Europe project led by the Institute of Hygi Discover
Publications by SDG