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Towards a long-term Africa-EU partnership to raise sustainable food and nutrition security in Africa
ID: 652671
Start date: 2015-04-01, End date: 2017-03-31
PROIntensAfrica intends to develop a proposal for a long term research and innovation partnership between Europe and Africa, focusing on the improvement of the food and nutrition security and the livelihoods of African farmers by exploring and exploiting the diversity of...
Programme: H2020-EU.3.2.
Record Number: 194806
Last updated on: 2017-07-14
NEW ISSUES IN AGRICULTURAL, FOOD AND BIOENERGY TRADE
ID: 212036
Start date: 2008-05-01, End date: 2011-09-30
International trade reflects complex dynamic processes driven by demographic, socio-economic, technological and political changes. Therefore, future evolution of world markets is highly uncertain. The project builds on past research but emphasizes issues usually overlooked by...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 87598
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
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
Functional Diversity: An ecological framework for sustainable and adaptable agro-forestry systems in landscapes of semi-arid and arid eco-regions
ID: 227265
Start date: 2009-05-01, End date: 2013-06-30
The increasing demand of livestock products, larger climate uncertainty and resource degradation, and the rampant poverty of farmers in the semi-arid tropics calls for modernized agroforestry systems (AFS) capable of providing multiple functions. The project will develop regi...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 90981
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Advancing SSA-EU cooperation in research and innovation for global challenges
ID: 311806
Start date: 2013-01-01, End date: 2017-12-31
In 2007, heads of state and government from Africa and Europe launched the Joint Africa-EU Strategy (JAES) formulated in response to geopolitical changes, globalisation and the processes of integration in Africa and Europe. At the heart of the JAES is an overtly political rel...
Programme: FP7-INCO
Record Number: 105794
Last updated on: 2017-02-27
Emerging viral vector borne diseases
ID: 613996
Start date: 2013-12-01, End date: 2016-11-30
The project intends to address the risk of emerging viral vector borne diseases in two main categories of arthropods known to transmit important animal and zoonotic diseases: mosquitoes (Aedes and Culex), and Culicoides biting midges. A research proposal targeting potential e...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 110711
Last updated on: 2016-12-12
Innovative tools and techniques for sustainable use of the Shea Tree in Sudano-Sahelian zone
ID: 32037
Start date: 2006-12-01, End date: 2011-11-30
The shea tree (Vitellaria paradoxa) is an important species for the production of edible vegetable fat and personal care products processed from the dried kernel of its fruits. It shows a high potential for income generation and food security in the Sudano -Sahelian zone. To i...
Programme: FP6-INCO
Record Number: 81315
Last updated on: 2011-11-30
Domestication and development of baobab and tamarind
ID: 32217
Start date: 2006-12-01, End date: 2010-11-30
Tamarindus indica often occurs wild in the tropics. Unimproved trees are often commercially exploited, but are considered as under-utilised crop. There is a lack of a national research agenda; global interest and research impact are insignificant. Tamarind is used for timber, ...
Programme: FP6-INCO
Record Number: 81325
Last updated on: 2011-01-24
Upgrading quality and competitiveness of fonio for improved livelihoods in West Africa
ID: 15403
Start date: 2006-01-01, End date: 2008-12-31
This project aims at increasing the value of fonio. We will provide stakeholders and local decision makers with information on the potentialities of this tiny grain. We will also work out, with them, suitable and sustainable solutions to increase the sup ply of high quality pr...
Programme: FP6-INCO
Record Number: 78457
Last updated on: 2010-01-11
Networking to promote the sustainable production and marketing of indigenous vegetables through urban and peri-urban agriculture in sub-Saharan Africa.
ID: 15101
Start date: 2006-01-01, End date: 2008-06-30
Indigenous vegetables (IV) play an important role in the African diet, economy & environment. However, they have not featured significantly in the research agendas of international or local organisations, which have tended to focus on improved exotic varieties. IndigenoVeg aim...
Programme: FP6-INCO
Record Number: 78490
Last updated on: 2008-10-01
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