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The sustainable-energy policy & research 'knowledge-network' on cost effective, ecologically sound,& healthy energy alternatives for low-income rural households
ID: ICA4-CT-2001-10107
Start date: 2002-01-01, End date: 2005-03-31
A formal knowledge network will be established called SPARK-NET. Acting as a 'virtual community' and meeting / publishing through the internet - both the world wide web and email - SPARK-NET will bring together stakeholders from eight countries in Southern and East Africa and ...
Programme: FP5-INCO 2
Record Number: 60217
Last updated on: 2005-04-12
EWIT: Developing an e-waste implementation toolkit to support the recycling and the secondary raw material recovery strategies in metropolitan areas in Africa
ID: 641660
Start date: 2015-02-01, End date: 2017-01-31
Urbanization is on the rise in Africa and this trend is expected to continue in the future. The fast growing use of technology is creating a rising e-waste stream, for which there is limited recycling capacity. Waste management infrastructures and public awareness of the...
Programme: H2020-EU.3.5.4.
Record Number: 193845
Last updated on: 2017-08-17
Scaling up Safe Surgery for District and Rural Populations in Africa
ID: 733391
Start date: 2017-01-01, End date: 2020-12-31
In sub-Saharan Africa 95% of the population has no access to surgical services. In this region surgery – a proven and often life-saving intervention – is only accessible to urban populations, with only one surgeon per 2.5 million people in rural areas. Emerging evidence...
Programme: H2020-EU.3.1.6.
Record Number: 207232
Last updated on: 2017-03-29
Ground Truth 2.0 - Environmental knowledge discovery of human sensed data
ID: 689744
Start date: 2016-09-01, End date: 2019-08-31
Ground Truth 2.0 delivers the demonstration and validation of six scaled up citizen observatories in real operational conditions both in the EU and in Africa. It will strengthen the full feedback-loop in the information chain from citizen-based data collection to knowledge...
Programme: H2020-EU.3.5.5.
Record Number: 203387
Last updated on: 2017-07-10
DAFNE: Use of a Decision-Analytic Framework to explore the water-energy-food NExus in complex and trans-boundary water resources systems of fast growing developing countries.
ID: 690268
Start date: 2016-09-01, End date: 2020-08-31
Global trends in population growth and rising economic prosperity will increase the demand for energy, food and water, with more severe impact in fast-growing economies, such as in several African countries. The constraints on water, energy, and food could well hamper economic...
Programme: H2020-EU.3.5.4.
Record Number: 203272
Last updated on: 2017-07-17
Automated diagnostic platform, data management system and innovative communication tool, for improving the impact of malaria vector control interventions
ID: 688207
Start date: 2016-02-01, End date: 2020-01-31
Malaria is a life-threatening disease causing more than 500,000 deaths every year in sub-Saharan Africa. Prevention of the disease is best achieved by vector control which relies on the use of insecticides. Monitoring mosquito vector populations is an integral component of...
Programme: H2020-EU.2.1.1.
Record Number: 199863
Last updated on: 2016-12-23
ID: TS3*940337
Start date: 1995-01-01, End date: 1998-06-30
African farmers operate under the deleterious effects of a rapidly degrading resource base, particularly from nutrient depletion and soil erosion. Soil organic matter plays a key role in crop sustainability primarily through its interactions with soil chemical and physical p...
Programme: FP3-STD 3
Record Number: 26952
Last updated on: 1995-06-09
Knowledge in fisheries management
[PROJECT] KNOWFISH - Knowledge in fisheries management
ID: ICA4-CT-2001-10033
Start date: 2002-01-01, End date: 2004-12-31
The project will develop indicators for sustainable use of living aquatic resources which meet two requirements : they are considered valid by all stake holders and they are accurate in terms of reflecting the state of the resource system. Candidates for indicators for aquatic...
Programme: FP5-INCO 2
Record Number: 60213
Last updated on: 2005-04-12
Cane resources network for southern Africa
ID: ICA4-CT-2001-10103
Start date: 2001-09-01, End date: 2005-08-31
The Cane Resources Network for Southern Africa will demonstrate the role of sugarcane resources in supporting sustainable energy solutions and improving economic competitiveness within the sugar industry and its affiliates in southern Africa. The network will bring together re...
Programme: FP5-INCO 2
Record Number: 60480
Last updated on: 2006-06-13
Including Smallholders in Agricultural Research for Development
ID: 266002
Start date: 2011-01-01, End date: 2013-12-31
Much agricultural research is carried out in isolation from the realities of small-scale farmers in the South and has not recognised their local knowledge and creativity. INSARD partners regard agricultural research and development (ARD) as a process of innovation involving d...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 97295
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
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