Project Cymru

The Funding

The Funding

The research is funded by the National Prevention Research Initiative (£2.1M), and includes some funds to cover the cost of the delivering the programme until July 2011. The Welsh Assembly Government has provided funding to cover the cost of delivering the programme in three local areas until April 2011 and all areas from August 2011 to June/July 2012.

The National Prevention Research Initiative (NPRI) funding partners are:

Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council; British Heart Foundation; Cancer Research UK; Chief Scientist Office, Scottish Government Health Directorate; Alzheimer’s Research Trust; Alzheimer’s Society; Department of Health; Diabetes UK; Economic and Social Research Council; Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council; Health & Social Care Research & Development Office for Northern Ireland; Medical Research Council; The Stroke Association; Welsh Assembly Government; and World Cancer Research Fund.

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