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GEONETCast for and by Developing countries
ID: 211307
Start date: 2008-05-01, End date: 2011-09-30
The DevCoCast project aims at involving Developing Countries in the GEONETCast initiative. Many Developing Countries are exposed to serious environmental risks and their need for adequate information is high. Unfortunately, reliable and continuous access to real time environm...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 88860
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
INTEGRATED WASTE MANAGEMENT IN WESTERN AFRICA
ID: 244188
Start date: 2010-06-01, End date: 2012-05-31
Most of African countries are struggling towards development and improving their living conditions. An appropriate waste management structure at a national and regional level is a milestone that must be achieved in order to improve living standards, health and environment. Th...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 94661
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Understanding and combating desertification to mitigate its impact on ecosystem services
ID: 243906
Start date: 2010-06-01, End date: 2015-05-31
UNDESERT aims at combatting desertification and land degradation in order to mitigate their impacts on ecosystem services, and following on human livelihoods. The West African region is central for understanding desertification and degradation processes, which are already sev...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 94546
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Stimulating Innovation for Global Monitoring of Agriculture and its Impact on the Environment in support of GEOGLAM (SIGMA)
ID: 603719
Start date: 2013-11-01, End date: 2017-07-31
By 2050, global agricultural productivity will need to increase with at least 70%. In order to guarantee food production for future generations, agricultural production will need to be based on sustainable land management practises. At present, earth observation based (global...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 111201
Last updated on: 2017-01-16
Quantifying projected impacts under 2°C warming
ID: 282746
Start date: 2011-10-01, End date: 2015-09-30
Political discussions on the European goal to limit global warming to 2°C demands that discussions are informed by the best available science on projected impacts and possible benefits. IMPACT2C enhances knowledge, quantifies climate change impacts, and adopts a clear and log...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 99957
Last updated on: 2016-08-08
A framework for enhancing EO capacity for Agriculture and Forest Management in Africa as a contribution to GEOSS
ID: 282621
Start date: 2011-10-01, End date: 2015-03-31
AGRICAB aims to strengthen Earth Observation (EO) capacities in Africa by building on the open data sharing through GEONETCast, connecting the available satellite and other data with predictive models in order to facilitate integration in agriculture and forestry planning and...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 100555
Last updated on: 2016-04-12
Tools for management and sustainable use of natural vegetation in West Africa
ID: 31685
Start date: 2007-03-01, End date: 2010-08-31
Natural vegetation of arid and semi-arid West Africa is of immense value to local people s daily subsistence and nutrition, economic benefits, and survival in hunger periods. None the less, poor management and unsustainable use deteriorates the vegetation at a high rate. Much ...
Programme: FP6-INCO
Record Number: 81309
Last updated on: 2013-02-14
African monsoon multidisciplinary analysis
ID: 004089
Start date: 2005-01-01, End date: 2009-12-31
The dramatic change in the region of the West African monsoon (WAM) from wet conditions in the 50s and 60s to much drier conditions from the 70s to the 90s represents one of the strongest inter-decadal signals on the planet in the 20th century. Marked inter-annual variations i...
Programme: FP6-SUSTDEV
Record Number: 85507
Last updated on: 2012-02-13
Land use policies and sustainable development in developing Countries
ID: 36955
Start date: 2007-02-01, End date: 2011-03-31
The proposed project will develop integrated assessment tools for sustainable development for application by scientists in a selected number of developing countries. Attention will be given to both natural and agricultural ecosystems. The project provides assessment procedures...
Programme: FP6-SUSTDEV
Record Number: 81388
Last updated on: 2011-07-15
VGT work How Space helps to manage ecosystems
ID: 43602
Start date: 2007-01-01, End date: 2009-08-31
When African policy makers (governments, national institutions, etc) have to manage their environmental resources, they need reliable information on which to base their decisions. A combination of various European R Amp D projects results and of the EDF funded MTA project allo...
Programme: FP6-INCO
Record Number: 84008
Last updated on: 2009-06-04
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