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Capacity-Linked water supply and sanitation improvement for Africa's peri-urban and Rural Areas
ID: 265676
Start date: 2011-03-01, End date: 2014-02-28
There are a large number of small communities and towns in Africa that suffer from severe problems with water supply and sanitation. Small communities in rural areas and peri-urban areas of small towns have comparable settlement structures in which reuse of water and use of s...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 98911
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
GEO Network for Capacity Building
[PROJECT] GEONETCAB - GEO Network for Capacity Building
ID: 244172
Start date: 2009-11-01, End date: 2013-05-31
The purpose of the GEO Network for Capacity Building (GEO-Net-CaB) project is to create the conditions for the improvement and increase of the GEO capacity building activities and framework, with special emphasis on developing countries, new EU member states (and EU neighbour...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 92873
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
People for Ecosystem Based Governance in Assessing Sustainable Development of Ocean and Coast
ID: 244170
Start date: 2010-02-01, End date: 2014-01-31
Many efforts have been deployed for developing Integrated Coastal Zone Management (ICZM) in the Mediterranean and the Black Sea. Both basins have, and continue to suffer severe environmental degradation. In many areas this has led to unsustainable trends, which have impacted,...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 94028
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
NEW INTEGRATED KNOWLEDGE BASED APPROACHES TO THE PROTECTION OF CULTURAL HERITAGE FROM EARTHQUAKE-INDUCED RISK
ID: 244123
Start date: 2010-01-01, End date: 2012-12-31
The project tackles the problem of earthquake-impact on Cultural Heritage assets starting from basic consideration that efficient protection, with substantial guarantee of compatibility and low-intrusivity, can only be achieved with ‘minimum intervention’ approach. This requi...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 93572
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Land and Ecosystem Degradation and Desertification: Assessing the Fit of Responses
ID: 243857
Start date: 2010-04-01, End date: 2014-03-31
LEDDRA aims to advance the comprehensive study of the socio-environmental fit of responses to land and ecosystem degradation and desertification (LEDD) in various contexts. It adopts the ecosystem approach and an integrated methodology with continuous feedbacks between theory...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 94259
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Regional pilot platform as EU contribution to a Global Soil Observing System
ID: 211578
Start date: 2008-09-01, End date: 2012-02-29
Soil and land information is needed for a wide range of applications but available data are often inaccessible, incomplete, or out of date. GEOSS plans a global Earth Observation System and, within this framework, the e-SOTER project addresses the felt need for a global soil ...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 88557
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Improved Drought Early Warning and FORecasting to strengthen preparedness and adaptation to droughts in Africa
ID: 265454
Start date: 2011-01-01, End date: 2013-12-31
The principal aim of the DEWFORA proposal is to develop a framework for the provision of early warning and response to mitigate the impact of droughts in Africa. The proposal has been built to achive three key targets: 1. Improved monitoring: by improving knowledge on drought...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 97835
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Boosting Best Available Techniques in the Mediterranean Partner Countries
ID: 265327
Start date: 2010-12-01, End date: 2013-08-31
BAT4MED is a 33-month project, whose main objective is to ensure a higher level of environmental protection of the Mediterranean region, minimising the negative impacts associated to the activity key industrial sectors.To that aim, the possibilities for and impact of diffusio...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 96938
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
MEDiterranean Sea Acidification in a changing climate
ID: 265103
Start date: 2011-02-01, End date: 2014-07-31
Increases of atmospheric CO2 and associated decreases in seawater pH and carbonate ion concentration this century and beyond are likely to have wide impacts on marine ecosystems including those of the Mediterranean Sea. Consequences of this process, ocean acidification, threa...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 97645
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Changes in carbon uptake and emissions by oceans in a changing climate
ID: 264879
Start date: 2011-03-01, End date: 2015-02-28
CARBOCHANGE will provide the best possible process-based quantification of net ocean carbon uptake under changing climate conditions using past and present ocean carbon cycle changes for a better prediction of future ocean carbon uptake. We will improve the quantitative under...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 97547
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
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