Community Research and Development Information Service - CORDIS

Horizon 2020 project information and now also report summaries are available on CORDIS. All H2020 projects can be downloaded from the EU Open Data Portal .

My refinements


Download results of this page


Refine by:

Programme

FP6
All
FP6-INCO (2)
FP5
All
FP5-INCO 2 (6)
Other
All
FP4-INCO (2)

Content type

Project (12)

Advanced search

Search projects and results

Results 1 - 10 of 12
Results/page:
12 > 
JOint Learning about Innovation Systems in African Agriculture
ID: 245319
Start date: 2010-02-01, End date: 2013-07-31
"The JOLISAA project aims to increase understanding of agricultural innovation systems focusing on smallholders’ livelihoods and the articulation of local/traditional and global knowledge. Lessons learnt about past and ongoing experiences with agricultural/rural innovation in...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 92955
Last updated on: 2015-03-10
Unlocking the potentialities of Agriculture in Africa's Drylands for fighting hunger
ID: 43863
Start date: 2007-01-01, End date: 2009-12-31
In Dryland Africa (annual rainfall between 300 and 800mm), climate change is an additional stress factor and poverty and recurrent drought affect millions of people as testified by the severe alimentary crisis faced by Niger and Kenya in 2005/ 2006. The African Union and NEPAD...
Programme: FP6-INCO
Record Number: 84031
Last updated on: 2012-04-19
Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation through Alternative Landuses in Rainforests of the Tropics
ID: 226310
Start date: 2009-05-01, End date: 2012-10-31
"The proposal addresses Topic ENV.2008.1.1.5.1 “Addressing deforestation in tropical areas: greenhouse gas emissions, socio-economic drivers and impacts, and policy options for emissions reduction”. The overall goal of the project is to contribute to the development and evalu...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 92300
Last updated on: 2015-03-09
Symbionts in agro-forestry systems: what are the long-term impacts of inoculation on the growth of calliandra calothyrsus and its intercrops
ID: ICA4-CT-2001-10093
Start date: 2001-12-01, End date: 2006-11-30
Effective rhizobial and mycorrhizal symbionts provide a low-input method to improve tree nutrition and soil fertility, without the use of fertilizers. Successful inoculation of trees with symbionts requires effective and competitive strains, which promote growth and which pers...
Programme: FP5-INCO 2
Record Number: 60023
Last updated on: 2006-06-13
Innovative management of Acacia senegal trees to improve resource productivity and gum-arabic production in sub-Saharan Africa
ID: 32233
Start date: 2007-01-01, End date: 2011-12-31
In the arid and semi-arid regions of Africa, land degradation and soil fertility depletion are considered to be the major threats for natural resource conservation and food security. A potential solution to land degradation is to promote the utilization, regeneration and plant...
Programme: FP6-INCO
Record Number: 81328
Last updated on: 2010-12-20
Pollution monitoring in the nairobi river : application of new and robust biosensor technologies adapted to locally available resources
ID: ICA4-CT-2002-10008
Start date: 2002-12-01, End date: 2006-05-31
Most communities living in slum areas along Nairobi river and Nakivumbu wetland use untreated water for drinking and for domestic activities. Pesticide residues, pathogenic bacteria, and heavy metals are thus a major health concern. Present day assessment of contamination reli...
Programme: FP5-INCO 2
Record Number: 67271
Last updated on: 2005-12-09
ID: IC18960117
Start date: 1996-11-01, End date: 1999-12-31
* Study the sustainability and economic performance of LEISA farming practices in low and high agricultural potential areas of Kenya and Uganda. * Determine potentials of LEISA in relation to Integrated Nutrient Management (INM) and to increase agricultural sustainability and ...
Programme: FP4-INCO
Record Number: 34233
Last updated on: 2001-12-07
Systems research on small groundwater retaining structures under local management in arid and semi-arid areas of east africa
ID: ICA4-CT-2002-10005
Start date: 2002-09-01, End date: 2005-08-31
The research focuses on the (semi-) arid areas in Kenya and Tanzania. Within a setting of demanding natural circumstances, growing pressure on natural resources and difficult economic conditions including rural-urban migration, there is an urgent need to improve the rural and ...
Programme: FP5-INCO 2
Record Number: 64270
Last updated on: 2005-12-09
Integrated nutrient management to attain sustainable productivity increases in east african farming systems
ID: ICA4-CT-2001-10053
Start date: 2001-12-01, End date: 2006-03-31
This project aims to develop an institutionally sustainable approach to identifying, testing, monitoring and evaluation of farm- or catchment-level technologies addressing soil nutrient management constraints using principles and institutional aspects of the Farmers Field Scho...
Programme: FP5-INCO 2
Record Number: 60021
Last updated on: 2005-12-09
An integrated approach to prevent ochratoxin a contamination in post-harvest processing of coffee in east Africa
ID: ICA4-CT-2001-10060
Start date: 2001-11-01, End date: 2006-08-31
Ochratoxin A (OTA) is caused by mould growth in many food products and is nephrotoxic and possibly carcinogen to humans. It occurs in many food types including coffee. There is generally inadequate information about its production in coffee and how the problem should be addres...
Programme: FP5-INCO 2
Record Number: 58744
Last updated on: 2006-06-13
12 > 
List retrieved on: 2017-04-24
Follow us on: RSS Facebook Twitter YouTube Managed by the EU Publications Office Top