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Stimulating Innovation for Global Monitoring of Agriculture and its Impact on the Environment in support of GEOGLAM (SIGMA)
ID: 603719
Start date: 2013-11-01, End date: 2017-07-31
By 2050, global agricultural productivity will need to increase with at least 70%. In order to guarantee food production for future generations, agricultural production will need to be based on sustainable land management practises. At present, earth observation based (global...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 111201
Last updated on: 2017-01-16
Information Service on Agricultural Change
ID: 262937
Start date: 2011-01-01, End date: 2013-06-30
Agricultural resources are in high demand to sustain the world’s growing population. In Europe, agriculture is regulated and monitored through the CAP and agricultural insurances are increasing in importance as an instrument for risk management. In the developing world drough...
Programme: FP7-SPACE
Record Number: 97527
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Becoming Muslim: Conversion to Islam and Islamisation in Eastern Ethiopia
ID: 694254
Start date: 2016-09-01, End date: 2020-08-31
"Why do people convert to Islam? The contemporary relevance of this question is immediately apparent."Becoming Muslim" will transform our knowledge about Islamisation processes and contexts through archaeological research in Harar, Eastern Ethiopia, and examine this in...
Programme: H2020-EU.1.1.
Record Number: 204815
Last updated on: 2017-06-16
de-FLuoridation technologies for imprOving quality of WatEr and agRo-animal products along the East African Rift Valley in the context of aDaptation to climate change.
ID: 690378
Start date: 2016-06-01, End date: 2019-05-31
FLOWERED objective is to contribute to the development of a sustainable water management system in areas affected by fluoride (F) contamination in water, soils and food in the African Rift Valley countries (Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania), thus to improve living standards...
Programme: H2020-EU.3.5.4.
Record Number: 203274
Last updated on: 2017-07-17
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
Water - Sustainable Point-Of-Use Treatment Technologies
ID: 688928
Start date: 2016-06-01, End date: 2020-05-31
The WHO estimates that in 2015 in Africa ~156 million people relied on untreated sources for their drinking water. WATERSPOUTT will design, develop, pilot and field-test a range of, sustainable point-of-use solar disinfection (SODIS) technologies that will provide affordable...
Programme: H2020-EU.3.5.4.
Record Number: 202632
Last updated on: 2017-07-10
Research and Innovation Network for Europe and Africa
ID: 645809
Start date: 2015-03-01, End date: 2018-02-28
In response to the present objectives of the EU-Africa partnership in science, technology and innovation, and addressing the STI priorities of the 2014 EU-Africa Summit, RINEA addresses three specific and complementary objectives by a range of targeted activities:1...
Programme: H2020-EU.3.6.
Record Number: 194395
Last updated on: 2017-08-17
Geospatial technology innovations for land tenure security in East Africa
ID: 687828
Start date: 2016-02-01, End date: 2020-01-31
its4land delivers an innovative suite of land tenure recording tools that responds to sub Saharan Africa’s immense challenge to rapidly and cheaply map millions of unrecognized land rights in the region. ICT innovation will play a key role. Existing approaches have failed:...
Programme: H2020-EU.2.1.1.
Record Number: 199024
Last updated on: 2017-07-10
Community-based ICT for Maternal Healthcare in Africa
ID: 688015
Start date: 2015-11-01, End date: 2018-10-31
mHealth4Afrika is a collaborative research project that addresses maternal and newborn healthcare delivery, a key requirement of end-user communities in developing countries, and priority area in both the 2015 Millennium Development Goals and Post-2015 Sustainable Development...
Programme: H2020-EU.2.1.1.
Record Number: 199851
Last updated on: 2017-06-29
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
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