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Biotechnology for Africa's sustainable water supply
ID: 265972
Start date: 2011-08-01, End date: 2014-01-31
More than water scarcity, diseases and civil wars, Africa is also the least wealthy continent, in terms of economic and financial resources. These combined and tightly linked problems have led to a restricted range of choices, affordable for African countries, to deal particu...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 99937
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
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: 2016-12-19
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
Monitoring shifts in health sector policies in south asia
ID: ICA4-CT-2000-30009
Start date: 2001-01-01, End date: 2004-06-30
The concerted Action proposes to develop a net-work of South Asian and European scholars that would take up policy issues of common interest for exploration, analysis and exchange of ideas with the purpose of intervening in policy debates and generating public aware-ness regar...
Programme: FP5-INCO 2
Record Number: 54793
Last updated on: 2005-04-12
Identification of epigenetic markers underlying increased risk of T2D in South Asians
ID: 279143
Start date: 2011-12-01, End date: 2014-11-30
This project focuses on identification of epigenetic risk factors underlying the increased rates of type-2 diabetes (T2D) amongst South Asians in their home countries, migrants to Europe and other parts of the world. Known environmental and genetic factors explain only a smal...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 101230
Last updated on: 2016-04-26
Managing agrochemicals in multi-use aquatic systems
ID: ICA4-CT-2001-10031
Start date: 2002-01-01, End date: 2005-12-31
Desirable protection goals for target areas will be developed through a preliminary risk assessment. Realistic worst case scenarios will be explored. The impact of land management and pesticide use on fate and effects within the target areas will be monitored, and compared to ...
Programme: FP5-INCO 2
Record Number: 61241
Last updated on: 2005-12-09
ID: TS3*930212
Start date: 1993-12-01, End date: 1997-12-31
General and long term objectives (1) To enhance foreign exchange earnings of the coconut sector through export of higher value products. (2) To reduce qualitative and quantitative losses in the copra manufacturing and processing industries. (3) To sustain and increase the...
Programme: FP3-STD 3
Record Number: 26829
Last updated on: 1995-06-09
Quantifying projected impacts under 2°C warming
ID: 282746
Start date: 2011-10-01, End date: 2015-09-30
Political discussions on the European goal to limit global warming to 2°C demands that discussions are informed by the best available science on projected impacts and possible benefits. IMPACT2C enhances knowledge, quantifies climate change impacts, and adopts a clear and log...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 99957
Last updated on: 2016-08-08
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: 2017-03-22
Enhancement of natural water systems and treatment methods for safe and sustainable water supply in India
ID: 282911
Start date: 2011-10-01, End date: 2014-09-30
Saph Pani addresses the improvement of natural water treatment systems such as river bank filtration (RBF), managed aquifer recharge (MAR) and wetlands in India building on a combination of local and international expertise. The project aims at enhancing water resources and w...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 100556
Last updated on: 2016-04-26
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