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African monsoon multidisciplinary analysis
ID: 004089
Start date: 2005-01-01, End date: 2009-12-31
The dramatic change in the region of the West African monsoon (WAM) from wet conditions in the 50s and 60s to much drier conditions from the 70s to the 90s represents one of the strongest inter-decadal signals on the planet in the 20th century. Marked inter-annual variations i...
Programme: FP6-SUSTDEV
Record Number: 85507
Last updated on: 2012-02-13
A Regional Model for Integrated Water Management in Twinned River Basins
ID: 505401
Start date: 2004-03-01, End date: 2007-02-28
The project "RIVERTWIN" aims in adjusting, testing and implementing an integrated regional model for the strategic planning of water resources management in twinned river basins under contrasting ecological, social and economic conditions. The regional model will take into acc...
Programme: FP6-SUSTDEV
Record Number: 74264
Last updated on: 2008-07-04
PAN EBOLA VACCINE INNOVATIVE APPROACH
ID: 116088
Start date: 2017-06-01, End date: 2023-05-31
Ebola virus (EBOV), a member of Filoviridae family of viruses, is one of the most dangerous microorganisms in the world, causing severe hemorrhagic fevers in humans and non-human primates with high case fatality. Since its discovery in 1976, five different Ebola virus species...
Programme: H2020-EU.3.1.
Record Number: 210898
Last updated on: 2017-06-07
Innovating dialogue and problems appraisal for a safer Africa
ID: 724029
Start date: 2016-10-01, End date: 2019-09-30
SaferAfrica project aims at establishing a Dialogue Platform between Africa and Europe focused on road safety and traffic management issues. It will represent a high-level body with the main objective of providing recommendations to update the African Road Safety Action Plan...
Programme: H2020-EU.3.4.
Record Number: 205810
Last updated on: 2017-02-27
Changes in land access, institutions and markets in West Africa
ID: ICA4-CT-2001-10083
Start date: 2002-01-01, End date: 2005-12-31
This project will investigate the changing ways in which different groups gain access to land and other resources in West Africa, and the evolution of institutions through which claims to land are made. Field studies will be undertaken in Benin, Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire, an...
Programme: FP5-INCO 2
Record Number: 60212
Last updated on: 2006-06-13
Identification and development of vaccine candidates for Buruli Ulcer Disease
ID: 241500
Start date: 2010-03-01, End date: 2013-05-31
Buruli ulcer disease (BUD), caused by Mycobacterium ulcerans, is a neglected bacterial infection of the poor in remote rural areas, mostly affecting children. BUD, the third most common mycobacterial disease in immunocompetent humans after tuberculosis and leprosy, is most en...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 94059
Last updated on: 2017-06-12
ID: IC18980349
Start date: 1998-11-01, End date: 2001-07-31
Programme: FP4-INCO
Record Number: 46478
Last updated on: 1999-03-11
Community-based scheduled screening and treatment of malaria in pregnancy for improved maternal and infant health: a cluster-randomized trial
ID: 305662
Start date: 2012-09-01, End date: 2017-05-31
Pregnant women are very susceptible to malaria infection and Malaria in Pregnancy (MiP) is a major cause of maternal anaemia and low birth weight (LBW) that leads to infant mortality, poor growth and development. In low transmission areas, malaria can become severe, resulting...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 105395
Last updated on: 2016-10-31
Crossroads of empires: archaeology, material culture and socio-political relationships in West Africa
ID: 263747
Start date: 2011-01-01, End date: 2015-12-31
Knowledge of the last 1000 years in the West African Sahel comes largely from historical sources, which say that many regions were ruled by vast polities. The aim of my archaeological project is to seize how, in fact, lhe 'empires' of this region structured the landscape, and...
Programme: FP7-IDEAS-ERC
Record Number: 97644
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
ID: TS3*910020
Start date: 1992-10-01, End date: 1996-12-31
a) Experiments in Benin, Burkina Faso, Mali, Nigeria and Senegal on integreted control of Striga hermonthica in sorghum, maize and millet, and S. gesnerioides in cowpea, including resistant-tolerant host crop material. b)In vitro screenning of cerael maize, sorghum, millet...
Programme: FP3-STD 3
Record Number: 26675
Last updated on: 1995-06-09
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