The Mission

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The Mission

Kpeople Resesarch Foundation mission covers five of the seven societal challenges in Europe:

  • Health, demographic change and wellbeing;
  • Secure, clean and efficient energy;
  • Climate action, environment, resource efficiency and raw materials;
  • Europe in a changing world – inclusive, innovative and reflective societies;
  • Secure societies – protecting freedom and security of Europe and its citizens.

Setting out the major SSH research perspectives that need to be addressed such as:

  • socio-psychological factors and habits of modern life, if we are going to convince an ageing population to remain physically active and healthy;
  • the forces that drive public opinion and the powerful informational and educational role of the arts and the media, if we want societies and individuals to moderate their energy consumption;
  • people perception of a secure society, if we want people quality of life to grow, mitigating effect of societal instability;
  • Technology view, if we want technology to play a key role in facilitating social innovation.