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Collaborative Action towards Societal Challenges through Awareness, Development, and Education
ID: 609562
Start date: 2013-10-01, End date: 2015-03-31
CASCADE aims to provide the foundation for a future INCONET programme targeting South Asian Countries, which will promote bi-regional coordination of Science &Technology (S&T) cooperation, including priority setting and definition of S&T cooperation policies. The objectives o...
Programme: FP7-INCO
Record Number: 110367
Last updated on: 2017-09-24
Tobacco cessation within TB programmes: A ‘real world’ solution for countries with dual burden of disease
ID: 680995
Start date: 2015-11-01, End date: 2019-10-31
We aim to reduce the burden of tobacco-related lung diseases. Our approach is to integrate inexpensive tobacco cessation strategies of proven efficacy into TB control programmes. This has three advantages: a) Preventing non-communicable diseases as well as reducing TB-related...
Programme: H2020-EU.3.1.
Record Number: 198785
Last updated on: 2017-04-19
Family-based intervention to improve healthy lifestyle and prevent Type 2 Diabetes amongst South Asians with central obesity and prediabetes
ID: 643774
Start date: 2015-01-01, End date: 2019-12-31
South Asians, who represent one-quarter of the world’s population, are at high risk of type-2 diabetes (T2D). Intensive lifestyle modification (healthy diet and physical activity) is effective at preventing T2D amongst South Asians with impaired glucose tolerance, but this...
Programme: H2020-EU.3.1.
Record Number: 194100
Last updated on: 2017-01-09
ID: TS2*0032
Start date: 1989-05-01, End date: 1992-04-30
- To determine whether the fungal species Ascochyta fabae and A. rabiei produce phytotoxic compounds that play a role in virulence of the fungi for their respective hosts; - To formulate potential procedures for using such phytotoxic compounds in the selection and breeding of ...
Programme: FP2-STD 2
Record Number: 1139
Last updated on: 1998-08-25
Earth Observation for monitoring and assessment of the environmental impact of energy use
ID: 226364
Start date: 2009-11-01, End date: 2013-10-31
The main objective of the EnerGEO project is to develop a strategy for a global assessment of the current and future impact of the exploitation of energy resources on the environment and ecosystems and to demonstrate this strategy for a variety of energy resources worldwide. ...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 99756
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Genetic and Epigenetic Networks in Cognitive Dysfunction
ID: 241995
Start date: 2010-05-01, End date: 2015-04-30
Mutations in about 400 different genes have been associated with Cognitive Disorders (CD), such as mental retardation, autism, neurodegenerative disorders, and psychiatric disorders. Whereas CD impose a major medical and socio-economical problem, there are no systematic studi...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 94690
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Europe-South Asia Exchange on Supranational (Regional) Policies and Instruments for the Promotion of Human Rights and Management of Minority Issues
ID: 216072
Start date: 2008-01-01, End date: 2010-06-30
Human rights, and especially minority rights, have a clear supranational dimension both in Europe and in South Asia. Europe has made wide use of the mechanisms and soft law approaches developed and implemented at regional level by the OSCE, the Council of Europe and the Europ...
Programme: FP7-SSH
Record Number: 89669
Last updated on: 2017-05-30
Genomic and lifestyle predictors of foetal outcome relevant to diabetes and obesity and their relevance to prevention strategies in South Asian peoples
ID: 278917
Start date: 2012-02-01, End date: 2016-01-31
Despite a strong genetic component to diabetes and obesity, the rapidly rising prevalence of these disorders is due to adaptation to a changing environment. The epicentre of the ‘diabetes epidemic’ is in South Asia and this is reflected in the migrant populations in Europe. C...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 102036
Last updated on: 2017-10-06
ID: IC18980353
Start date: 1998-10-01, End date: 2002-03-31
Programme: FP4-INCO
Record Number: 46482
Last updated on: 1999-03-11
Generation of information and tools to support the management of the avian influenza crisis in poultry
ID: 22417
Start date: 2006-01-01, End date: 2009-10-31
Avian influenza (AI) outbreaks have recently caused severe losses to the poultry industry, its stakeholders and, ultimately, to the EU taxpayer. In addition, the ongoing Asian H5N1 outbreak is a serious concern for food security and human health. It is estimated that since 200...
Programme: FP6-POLICIES
Record Number: 78592
Last updated on: 2013-03-26
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