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Ecosystem-based strategies and innovations in water governance networks for adaptation to climate change in Latin American Landscapes
ID: 283163
Start date: 2012-01-15, End date: 2016-01-14
International debates on climate change highlight the need to foster adaptation planning in Latin America where significant impacts are expected. However, little progress has been made due to the difficulty of managing environmental dynamics characterized by deep uncertaintie...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 100411
Last updated on: 2017-07-12
Role Of Biodiversity In climate change mitigatioN
ID: 283093
Start date: 2011-11-01, End date: 2015-10-31
To realise the full potential of tropical forests in climate change mitigation (CCM) & the provision of other ecosystem services in the face of ongoing global change we must improve our understanding of the relationships between biodiversity (BD) and the socio-ecological proc...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 100815
Last updated on: 2017-06-28
Palm harvest impacts in tropical forests
ID: 212631
Start date: 2009-01-01, End date: 2013-12-31
Tropical forests harbour thousands of useful plants which are harvested and used in subsistence economies or traded in local, regional or international markets. The effect on the ecosystem is little known, and the forests’ resilience is badly understod. Palms are the most use...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 88857
Last updated on: 2017-05-30
Valorizing Andean microbial diversity through sustainable intensification of potato-based farming systems
ID: 227522
Start date: 2009-02-01, End date: 2014-01-31
VALORAM aims at exploring and valorizing Andean soil microbial diversity for the development of alternative, efficient technologies and crop management practices to improve the sustainability and productivity of Andean cropping systems benefiting rural farming households. The...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 91267
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
An integrated strategy for the conservation and use of underutilized Latin American agrobiodiversity
ID: 612714
Start date: 2013-11-01, End date: 2017-10-31
LATINCROP objectives are to reinforce agrobiodiversity conservation in the Andean region; to identify promising underutilized species for commercial initiatives and improved food security; and to integrate activities into a strong network between relevant stakeholders in Lati...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 110946
Last updated on: 2017-05-08
Raising the alert about critical feedbacks between climate and long-term land use change in the Amazon
ID: 282664
Start date: 2011-09-01, End date: 2014-11-30
AMAZALERT will enable raising the alert about critical feedbacks between climate, society, land-use change, vegetation change, water availability and policies in Amazonia. We will: 1) analyze and improve coupled models of global climate and Amazon, land use, vegetation and so...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 99921
Last updated on: 2016-10-10
Assessing the effectiveness of community-based management strategies for biocultural diversity conservation
ID: 282899
Start date: 2012-01-15, End date: 2015-01-14
The COMBIOSERVE consortium aims to identify the conditions and principles of successful community-based conservation in selected locations in Mexico, Brazil and Bolivia, working in partnership with local Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) and indigenous communities. Many Lati...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 100134
Last updated on: 2016-04-11
European Federation of Biotechnology Latin America action on Functional Foods
ID: 43158
Start date: 2006-11-01, End date: 2010-02-28
This proposal focuses on supporting the functional food sectors in Europe and Latin America. EULAFF aims at creating an agri-food chain innovation system for identification and development of novel functional foods based on: - Establishing and promoting the development of an e...
Programme: FP6-FOOD
Record Number: 83992
Last updated on: 2013-03-26
Knowledge Assessment and Sharing on Sustainable Agriculture
ID: 505582
Start date: 2004-09-01, End date: 2006-02-28
Conventional agriculture encompasses about half of the agricultural land territory of the UE countries; its negative impacts on the environment and the basic natural resources are recognised. Growing concerns of the society related to the environment deterioration such as wate...
Programme: FP6-SUSTDEV
Record Number: 74279
Last updated on: 2013-03-08
Project for the Advancement of Networked Science in Amazonia
ID: 505335
Start date: 2004-01-01, End date: 2006-12-31
PAN-AMAZONIA encompasses three integrated scientific networks designed to meld together currently disparate research efforts across the Amazon Basin in terms of global change and tropical forest ecosystem function. Specifically addressing current European Union carbon cycle an...
Programme: FP6-SUSTDEV
Record Number: 74254
Last updated on: 2012-06-07
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