Community Research and Development Information Service - CORDIS

Search projects and results

Results 1 - 10 of 27
Order by: Results/page:
12 3 > 
Health Equity and Financial Protection in Asia
ID: 223166
Start date: 2009-06-01, End date: 2013-11-30
In much of Asia, households are liable for large out-of-pocket payments when they use health services. As a result, many fail to seek care or get inadequate care, while others seek care but end up in financial difficulty. Expanding insurance is one obvious policy solution, bu...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 91950
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Evaluating and controlling the risk of African swine fever in the EU
ID: 211691
Start date: 2008-04-01, End date: 2011-09-30
African swine fever (ASF) in EU member states is currently confined to Italy (Sardinia), it was recently introduced to Caucasian regions and it is highly prevalent in sub-Saharan African countries. In both the EC and Africa changes in the epidemiology of the disease have rece...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 88394
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Health system analysis to support capacity development to respond to pandemic influenza in Asia
ID: 201823
Start date: 2008-05-01, End date: 2011-04-30
Operational planning to implement strategic pandemic influenza plans remains a major challenge. This project will help ensure resources are deployed effectively and efficiently in countries in Asia in the event of a pandemic. To date, an important challenge has been that ther...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 86768
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Identification of Mechanisms Correlating with Susceptibility for Avian Influenza
ID: 201169
Start date: 2008-04-01, End date: 2012-12-31
IMECS is a proposal of the FLUSECURE network aimed at combating the threat of new and re-emerging forms of highly pathogenic influenza in its first stages of a disease by identifying mechanisms of protection that are essential for a solid immune response to avian influenza. I...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 88172
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Health system stewardship and regulation in Vietnam, India and China
ID: 222970
Start date: 2009-07-01, End date: 2012-12-31
The proposed project aims to investigate stewardship and regulation as it relates to governance of health systems in policy and practice. It aims to do so by developing an integrated approach to improved stewardship and regulation in health services in Vietnam, India and Chin...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 91234
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
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
Networking on conservation and use of plant genetic resources in Europe and Asia
ID: 31317
Start date: 2006-12-01, End date: 2008-11-30
The centres of origin of important food crops, called Vavilov centres, are sidered to be crucial sources of genetic diversity for present and future crop-breeding programmes and thus for human food safety worldwide. Traditional crop varieties and crop wild relatives are often ...
Programme: FP6-FOOD
Record Number: 84244
Last updated on: 2013-03-26
Towards successful dengue control
ID: 517708
Start date: 2005-11-01, End date: 2009-10-31
Dengue, the most rapidly expanding viral disease in S-East Asia and Latin America, is a major neglected and uncontrolled disease. This project will provide new knowledge, tools and strategies in 3 key areas: 1. Improved knowledge of the immunopathology of severe dengue contrib...
Programme: FP6-INCO
Record Number: 78741
Last updated on: 2011-11-30
Effect of genetic variation in Mycobacterium tuberculosis on vaccine escape and the acquisition of drug resistance
ID: 37919
Start date: 2006-12-01, End date: 2010-05-31
Tuberculosis (TB) remains a major public health threat, still emerging in some areas of the world. The major tools to control the TB epidemic are worldwide implementation of the directly observed therapy short course (DOTS) programme and BCG vaccination. However, these methods...
Programme: FP6-LIFESCIHEALTH
Record Number: 85517
Last updated on: 2011-09-02
Integrated health, social and economic impacts of extreme events: Evidence, methods and tools
ID: 36877
Start date: 2007-02-01, End date: 2011-01-31
Recent events such as the Pakistan earthquake, Hurricane Katrina, the Indian Ocean tsunami and the European heat waves of 2003 reveal the vulnerability of societies to extreme events. The goal of this project is to strengthen prevention, mitigation and preparedness strategies ...
Programme: FP6-SUSTDEV
Record Number: 81278
Last updated on: 2011-03-01
12 3 > 
List retrieved on: 2017-11-24
Follow us on: RSS Facebook Twitter YouTube Managed by the EU Publications Office Top