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Integrating civil, scientific and stakeholder knowledge towards African sustainable energy policy
ID: 211662
Start date: 2008-08-01, End date: 2010-07-31
Sustainable development is closely linked to the issues of Environment and Energy and their interdependencies. Sustainable economic growth and social development are only possible if secure, constant and equal access to energy sources is guaranteed. However, intensive energy ...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 88639
Last updated on: 2017-05-30
Water Availability and Security in Southern EuRope and the Mediterranean
ID: 244255
Start date: 2010-01-01, End date: 2013-03-31
The WASSERMed project will analyse, in a multi-disciplinary way, ongoing and future climate induced changes in hydrological budgets and extremes in southern Europe, North Africa and the Middle East under the frame of threats to national and human security. A climatic and hydr...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 93573
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
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
Climate Induced Changes on the Hydrology of Mediterranean Basins: Reducing Uncertainty and Quantifying Risk through an Integrated Monitoring and Modeling System
ID: 244151
Start date: 2010-01-01, End date: 2014-02-28
With regard to the objectives specified in ENV-2009.1.1.5.2, modeling capabilities must be improved and appropriate tools developed to advance the capability to assess climate effects on water resources and uses. The project consortium will employ a combination of novel field...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 93535
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
megaCITY - Zoom for the ENvironment
ID: 212095
Start date: 2008-09-01, End date: 2011-08-31
We will determine the air pollution distribution and change in and around hotspots over the last decade from extensive satellite and in-situ observations and we will employ a series of different scale models in order to analyze the impacts of air pollution hot spots on region...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 88854
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
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