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Mitigate and assess risk from volcanic impact on terrain and human activities
ID: 211393
Start date: 2008-10-01, End date: 2012-11-30
In EU countries, volcanic risks assessment and management are tackled through scientific knowledge and monitoring, although there is still a need for integration between all risk management components. For international cooperation partner countries (ICPCs), the risk manageme...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 89305
Last updated on: 2017-05-30
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 th...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 92993
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation through Alternative Landuses in Rainforests of the Tropics
ID: 226310
Start date: 2009-05-01, End date: 2012-10-31
The proposal addresses Topic ENV.2008.1.1.5.1 “Addressing deforestation in tropical areas: greenhouse gas emissions, socio-economic drivers and impacts, and policy options for emissions reduction”. The overall goal of the project is to contribute to the development and evalua...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 92300
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
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: 2017-05-26
Integrated Sustainable Solid Waste Management in Asia
ID: 211873
Start date: 2009-01-01, End date: 2011-06-30
The general inadequate, when existing, methods of collection and disposal of solid waste in most Asian cities are causing important environmental and social harms, as human diseases spreading, environmental pollution and ground and water pollution. In order to raise awareness...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 89335
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
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
Tools for Sustainabiltity Impact Assessment of the Forestry-Wood Chain
ID: 518128
Start date: 2005-11-01, End date: 2010-01-31
The objective of EFORWOOD is to develop a quantitative decision support tool for Sustainability Impact Assessment of the European Forestry-Wood Chain (FWC) and subsets thereof (e.g. regional), covering forestry, industrial manufacturing, consumption and recycling. The objectiv...
Programme: FP6-SUSTDEV
Record Number: 78752
Last updated on: 2013-03-26
Global view of food allergy: opportunities to study the influence of microbial exposure
ID: 517812
Start date: 2005-09-01, End date: 2008-08-31
Modern European living conditions are creating a cascade of events that lead to increase in allergies. The changes in food processing, food intake, mucosal permeability and immune reactivity to allergens need to be understood in depth before appropriate interventions are possi...
Programme: FP6-FOOD
Record Number: 75887
Last updated on: 2013-03-26
Towards the harmonisation of analytical methods for monitoring quality and safety in the food chain
ID: 36337
Start date: 2007-02-01, End date: 2012-01-31
The MONIQA (Towards harmonisation regarding monitoring the hazards in the food supply chain?) NoE seeks to establish durable integration of leading research institutions, industrial partners and SMES working in complementary fields of detections and methods for food quality an...
Programme: FP6-FOOD
Record Number: 85789
Last updated on: 2013-03-26
Improved bio-traceability of unintended microorganisms and their substances in food and feed chains
ID: 36272
Start date: 2007-01-01, End date: 2011-12-31
Food Safety policy within the EU is governed by the White Paper on Food Safety (Comm 199, 719 Final) which calls for a comprehensive integrated approach to ensure a high level of human health and consumer protection. This policy has been enacted into legislation by The General...
Programme: FP6-FOOD
Record Number: 84236
Last updated on: 2012-09-06
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