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Genetics and physiology of wheat development to flowering: tools to breed for improved adaptation and yield potential
ID: 289842
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2015-12-31
ADAPTAWHEAT will show how flowering time variation can be exploited for the genetic improvement of the European wheat crop to optimise adaptation and performance in the light of predicted climate change. It will test current hypotheses that postulate specific changes in ear e...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 101673
Last updated on: 2017-12-11
Technologies for Water Recycling and Reuse in Latin American Context: Assessment, Decision Tools and Implementable Strategies under an Uncertain Future
ID: 283025
Start date: 2011-10-01, End date: 2015-09-30
In order to be able to maximize the benefits from reuse and recycling technologies projects a larger systemic analysis of the environment is needed, an enlargement of the traditional narrow planning and management approaches, and a growing sensitivity to decision-making assoc...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 100578
Last updated on: 2017-09-10
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
Future of Reefs in a Changing Environment (FORCE): An ecosystem approach to managing Caribbean coral reefs in the face of climate change
ID: 244161
Start date: 2010-01-01, End date: 2014-05-31
The Future of Reefs in a Changing Environment (FORCE) Project partners a multi-disciplinary team of researchers from Europe and the Caribbean to enhance the scientific basis for managing coral reefs in an era of rapid climate change and unprecedented human pressure on coastal...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 93849
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Vital and viable services for natural resource management in Latin America
ID: 213154
Start date: 2009-03-01, End date: 2012-08-31
VIVACE is based on two conceptual pillars: on the one side innovative technical concepts for vital and viable services, and on the other, integrated analytical approaches and decision support tools. These two pillars are based on the emerging concepts for natural resource man...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 89403
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Science based remote sensing services to support REDD and sustainable forest management in tropical region
ID: 263075
Start date: 2010-11-01, End date: 2013-12-31
ReCover project will develop beyond state-of-the-art service capabilities to support fighting deforestation and forest degradation in the tropical region. The pilot service capabilities mean provision of a monitoring system of forest cover and forest cover changes and biomass...
Programme: FP7-SPACE
Record Number: 96835
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Sustainable Irrigation water management and River-basin governance: 
Implementing User-driven Services
ID: 262902
Start date: 2010-10-01, End date: 2013-09-30
SIRIUS addresses efficient water resource management in water-scarce environments. It focuses in particular on water for food production with the perspective of a sustainable agriculture in the context of integrated river-basin management, including drought management. It aim...
Programme: FP7-SPACE
Record Number: 96852
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Innovative coastal technologies for safer European coasts in a changing climate
ID: 244104
Start date: 2009-12-01, End date: 2013-11-30
Coastal areas are vital economic hubs in terms of settlement, industry, agriculture, trade and tourism to mention some key sectors. There are already many coastal problems including erosion, flood risk and long-term habitat deterioration. As economies continue to develop the ...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 92871
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Health Impact of Engineered Metal and Metal Oxide Nanoparticles: Response, Bioimaging and Distribution at Cellular and Body Level
ID: 228825
Start date: 2009-10-01, End date: 2012-09-30
Metal oxide and metal NPs are particularly dangerous for two reasons: their special catalytic activity coming from the properties of their nanointerface may interfere with numerous intracellular biochemical processes and the decomposition of NPs and the ion leakage could heav...
Programme: FP7-NMP
Record Number: 92651
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Prevention and Restoration Actions to Combat  Desertification. An Integrated Assessment
ID: 226818
Start date: 2009-09-01, End date: 2012-08-31
The general objective of PRACTICE is to link S & T advances and traditional knowledge on prevention and restoration practices to combat desertification with sound implementation, learning and adaptive management, knowledge sharing, and dissemination of best practices. Specifi...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 92041
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
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