The Meta Data Base is a communication and dissemination platform for the activities of the JPI HDHL to increase knowledge and deliver innovative concepts and approaches in the HDHL sector. Registration is welcome for input of information, for sharing an increased awareness of common goals, needs, benefits and solutions within the diverse group of actors surrounding the food, nutrition and health area and participates in joint activities.

The Meta Data Base makes available to users three main tools to interact in the framework of the JPI HDHL:

Profiling: with the proofing tool actors playing a role in the field of JPI HDHL can present their activities and organizations, share information and knowledge with the stakeholders community and actively interact. Users have the possibility to insert any kind of content, to implement personal data, make simple consultations and searches for partners, experts in a specific area, etc.. User’s profile page includes most common fields like contact information, and description of JPI HDHL-related expertise, facilities and priorities.

User’s Forum: For the users of the Meta Data Base a forum is available to debate issues within the food, nutrition, physical activity and health sectors and their strategic research areas. Only registered users can participate in forum discussions, create post and propose topics.

Joint Actions-ESS: in this section tools to participate in the Joint initiatives launched by the JPI consortium will be made available. The Electronic Submission System will allow applicants to move directly from the initial consortium building to the proposal development and submission and in the funder’s dedicated section to manage all the call steps. A matchmaking and consortium building tool will also be available (actually under construction) to propose/join a project/activity and invite partners.