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Integrating Multiple Demands on Coastal Zones with Emphasis on Aquatic Ecosystems and Fisheries
ID: 3739
Start date: 2005-05-01, End date: 2008-04-30
INCOFISH will conduct specifically targeted strategic research towards reconciling multiple demands on coastal zones. It will evaluate and integrate data, tools and concepts suitable to contribute to the goals set by the World Summit for Sustainable Development in Johannesbur...
Programme: FP6-INCO
Record Number: 79797
Last updated on: 2015-06-30
Supporting EU-African Cooperation on Research Infrastructures for Food Security and Greenhouse Gas Observations
ID: 730995
Start date: 2017-03-01, End date: 2020-02-29
African societies face growing global change risks, with rapidly changing patterns of human settlements and intensity of use of ecosystem services. At the same time, climate variability and climate change trends are intensifying stress on the ecosystems that ensure...
Programme: H2020-EU.1.4.3.1.
Record Number: 208314
Last updated on: 2017-02-22
Enhancing prediction of tropical Atlantic climate and its impacts
ID: 603521
Start date: 2013-11-01, End date: 2017-10-31
Tropical Atlantic climate recently experienced pronounced shifts of great socio-economic importance. The oceanic changes were largest in the eastern boundary upwelling systems. African countries bordering the Atlantic strongly depend upon their ocean - societal development, f...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 110819
Last updated on: 2016-07-25
Environmental Justice Organizations, Liabilities and Trade
ID: 266642
Start date: 2011-03-15, End date: 2015-03-14
Environmental Justice Organizations (EJOs) are civil society organizations locally or globally involved in conflicts over resource extraction or waste disposal. Such conflicts increase in number as the world economy uses more materials and energy. The EJOs focus on the link b...
Programme: FP7-SIS
Record Number: 98856
Last updated on: 2016-07-08
IMPROVING FOOD SECURITY BY REDUCING POST HARVEST LOSSES IN THE FISHERIES SECTOR
ID: 289282
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2014-12-31
Food security is a major concern for all countries in the face of population increase and diminishing energy and water supplies. Over one billion people in low and middle income countries suffer from malnutrition. To meet the UN Millennium Development Goals to eradicate hunge...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 101659
Last updated on: 2016-03-31
The Preparatory Phase for the Cherenkov Telescope Array
(CTA-PP)
ID: 262053
Start date: 2010-10-01, End date: 2014-08-31
"The Cherenkov Telescope Array CTA will be the first open facility for gamma-ray astronomy in the very-high-energy domain, with a performance which is dramatically improved over existing instruments in terms of sensitivity, energy coverage, survey capability and flexibility. ...
Programme: FP7-INFRASTRUCTURES
Record Number: 97133
Last updated on: 2015-10-15
Underpinning sustainable ecosystem management of seaweed resources in africa: expanding the seaweed database
ID: ICA4-CT-2001-10030
Start date: 2001-11-01, End date: 2005-10-31
Despite its enormous coastline and burgeoning coastal populations, Africa has not seen major developments of a seaweed industry except in Tanzania and South Africa and recently in Mozambique. In fact, there seems to be a relative paucity of local knowledge of seaweeds despite ...
Programme: FP5-INCO 2
Record Number: 58503
Last updated on: 2005-04-12
Molecular, Environmental and Nutritional Evaluation of Bambara Groundnut (Vigna subterranea L.Verdc.) for Food Production in Semi-Arid Africa and India
ID: 15459
Start date: 2006-01-01, End date: 2011-03-31
Bambara groundnut can contribute to food security of some of the worlds poorest people. Traditional landraces have good nutritional properties, drought tolerance and can yield protein-rich pods where other crops may fail. Recent EU-funded research has deve loped the first hybr...
Programme: FP6-INCO
Record Number: 78463
Last updated on: 2011-03-31
FLOODWATER RECHARGE OF ALLUVIAL AQUIFERS IN DRYLAND ENVIRONMENTS
ID: 506680
Start date: 2004-07-01, End date: 2007-12-31
The WADE project aims to assess long-term (decades to centuries) water resources in selected semiarid to hyperacid ephemeral river basins by determining long-term transmission losses from floods and quantifying floodwater recharge into alluvial aquifers. An innovative approach...
Programme: FP6-SUSTDEV
Record Number: 74305
Last updated on: 2010-01-21
New geomodels to explore deeper for High-Technology critical raw materials in Alkaline rocks and Carbonatites
ID: 689909
Start date: 2016-02-01, End date: 2020-01-31
Five of the 20 raw materials identified by the European Commission as critical are commonly found in association with alkaline rocks and carbonatites (heavy and light rare earth elements, niobium, fluorspar, and phosphate). Other elements increasingly important for...
Programme: H2020-EU.3.5.3.
Record Number: 200299
Last updated on: 2016-11-29
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