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Reaching out and linking in: Heath systems and close-to-community services
ID: 306090
Start date: 2013-02-01, End date: 2018-01-31
"Countries striving to provide universal health care coverage and achieve the Millennium Development Goals are increasingly implementing close-to-community (CTC) health services. There is a need for health systems to understand the context and conditions in which these servic...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 106736
Last updated on: 2015-03-11
Development of an integrated biorefinery for processing chitin rich biowaste to specialty and fine chemicals
ID: 289284
Start date: 2011-11-01, End date: 2014-10-31
The fishing industry in the EU and elsewhere produces an increasing mass of negative value crustacean shell waste (>6 MTPA), whose current disposal in landfills results in significant costs and risks to human health as well as to the environment. While in Asia small amounts o...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 101129
Last updated on: 2016-04-26
Impacts of Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation and Enhancing Carbon Stocks
ID: 265286
Start date: 2011-01-01, End date: 2014-12-31
At COP15 in Copenhagen one outcome was a commitment to develop a mechanism for reducing greenhouse gas emissions from deforestation and forest degradation and enhancing carbon stocks (REDD+). There is, however, only a limited research basis for such a mechanism particularly w...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 97273
Last updated on: 2015-11-23
Natural products from marine fungi for the treatment of cancer
ID: 265926
Start date: 2011-05-01, End date: 2014-04-30
The aim of MARINE FUNGI is the demonstration of sustainable exploitation of marine natural resources providing appropriate culture conditions for the underutilised group of marine fungi, thus enabling efficient production of marine natural products in the laboratory and also ...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 98779
Last updated on: 2015-11-23
New Ways to Value and Market Forest Externalities
ID: 243950
Start date: 2009-12-01, End date: 2014-05-31
"Many forest goods and services are not marketed. Methods for assessing these values are incomplete, and so is an understanding of who benefits from them. Forest owners are not rewarded for the value of these externalities and may make decisions providing less externalities t...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 92993
Last updated on: 2015-03-10
International Research Consortium on Dengue Risk Assessment, Management, and Surveillance
ID: 281803
Start date: 2011-09-01, End date: 2017-02-28
The overall concept of this research project is to assemble a consortium of international experts working together to develop new and innovative tools to be applied to the control of dengue in a global context. The core of the application focuses on parallel strategies aimed ...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 100515
Last updated on: 2016-07-18
Sustainable Micronutrient Interventions to Control Deficiencies and Improve Nutritional Status and General Health in Asia
ID: 289616
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2014-04-30
"Interventions to improve nutritional status are of critical importance to achieve Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). Micronutrient deficiencies, mainly iron, zinc, vitamin A and iodine deficiencies affect billions of people worldwide, are responsible for more than one mill...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 102046
Last updated on: 2015-03-10
Concurrent Tuberculosis and Diabetes Mellitus;
unraveling the causal link, and improving care
ID: 305279
Start date: 2013-02-01, End date: 2017-07-31
Diabetes (DM) triples the risk of developing tuberculosis (TB). Consequently, the alarming growth of type 2 DM in TB endemic countries and among people originating from TB-endemic countries poses a serious threat to global TB control. This project addresses the scarce evidenc...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 105829
Last updated on: 2016-12-12
Integration in Southeast Asia: Trajectories of Inclusion, Dynamics of Exclusion
ID: 320221
Start date: 2012-12-01, End date: 2016-03-31
The project SEATIDE brings together Southeast Asian (SEA) and European researchers with two objectives: research and network development. Research. Using locally focused field study methodologies, our experience of research on integration frameworks in Southeast Asia shows th...
Programme: FP7-SSH
Record Number: 106720
Last updated on: 2017-01-30
Health Equity and Financial Protection in Asia
ID: 223166
Start date: 2009-06-01, End date: 2013-11-30
In much of Asia, households are liable for large out-of-pocket payments when they use health services. As a result, many fail to seek care or get inadequate care, while others seek care but end up in financial difficulty. Expanding insurance is one obvious policy solution, bu...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 91950
Last updated on: 2016-09-26
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