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Quantification, understanding and prediction of carbon cycle, and other GHG gases, in Sub-Saharan Africa
ID: 37132
Start date: 2006-10-01, End date: 2009-09-30
Africa is a region highly vulnerable to climatic change due to both ecological and socio-economic factors; however it is the least well-covered region by studies on climate change. For these reasons, the overarching goal of this project is to set up a firs t attempt of a GHG f...
Programme: FP6-SUSTDEV
Record Number: 81403
Last updated on: 2009-11-27
International consortum on ticks and tick-borne diseases (concerted action on the control of tick-borne diseases of ruminants in developing countries)
ID: ICA4-CT-2000-30006
Start date: 2000-07-01, End date: 2004-12-31
A number of European, African and Latin American institutions working on ticks and tick-borne diseases (TBD) of ruminants proposes to expand their research efforts by creating a unique international consortium. They will develop an online database for hem parasites to facilita...
Programme: FP5-INCO 2
Record Number: 52620
Last updated on: 2005-04-12
Praziquantel: its central role in the chemotherapy of schistosome infection
ID: ICA4-CT-2002-10054
Start date: 2002-10-01, End date: 2006-09-30
This proposal will be centred on aspects of praziquantel usage and will involve a group of scientists from disease endemic countries (with a major focus on Africa). They will be linked with a group of scientists from European Member States who share their common interest in re...
Programme: FP5-INCO 2
Record Number: 65026
Last updated on: 2005-04-12
Human Resources for Primary Health Care in Africa
ID: 265727
Start date: 2011-03-01, End date: 2015-05-31
"Multiple reports have documented the important deficit in human resources in health (HRH) in Africa. The causes are multiple and relate to a combination of underproduction, internal mal-distribution and inappropriate task allocation, working conditions and brain drain. The H...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 97952
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
ID: TS3*930245
Start date: 1994-01-01, End date: 1996-12-31
Programme: FP3-STD 3
Record Number: 26854
Last updated on: 1999-12-21
Climate change predictions in Sub-Saharan Africa: impacts and adaptations
ID: 244240
Start date: 2010-10-01, End date: 2014-09-30
Africa is probably the most vulnerable continent to climate change and climate variability and shows diverse range of agro-ecological and geographical features. Thus the impacts of climate change can be very high and will greatly differ across the continent, and even within c...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 95908
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
ID: IC18970228
Start date: 1997-12-01, End date: 2001-05-31
To establish a network of scientists, field workers and health administrators dealing with the treatment of schistosomiasis, a parasitic disease affecting about 200 million people in tropical and sub-tropical countries. Since treatment is almost universally performed using a s...
Programme: FP4-INCO
Record Number: 40179
Last updated on: 2001-12-07
ID: IC18960116
Start date: 1996-12-01, End date: 1999-11-30
* Implementation of rapid, simple and cheap diagnostic tests for measles that can be used under field conditions. * Establishment of a diagnostic virological lab, operating according to WHO standards. This lab may participate in WHO eradication efforts for measles in the near ...
Programme: FP4-INCO
Record Number: 34474
Last updated on: 2001-12-07
ID: IC18970238
Start date: 1997-10-01, End date: 2001-03-31
To compare the molecular parasitology and immunology of antigenic variation in P. falciparum malaria in an area of high transmission and hyperendemic malaria (Ghana, West Africa) with that in an area of hypoendemic, unstable malaria (Sudan, East Africa) and to discover whether...
Programme: FP4-INCO
Record Number: 38171
Last updated on: 2001-12-07
ID: IC18960121
Start date: 1996-10-01, End date: 2000-02-29
The main objectives are as follows: * To conduct field studies of FBNYV build-up and spread in Egypt and Syria to obtain a better understanding of the factors involved in virus survival and spread under field conditions. * To develop screening methods which will permit the pre...
Programme: FP4-INCO
Record Number: 33959
Last updated on: 2001-12-07
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