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Operational Potential of Ecosystem Research Applications
ID: 308393
Start date: 2012-12-01, End date: 2017-11-30
Human use and exploitation of the biosphere is increasing at such a pace and scale that the sustainability of major ecosystems is threatened, and may not be able to continue to function in ways that are vital to the existence of humanity. Re-framing environmental resource use...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 106455
Last updated on: 2017-07-16
Mitigate and assess risk from volcanic impact on terrain and human activities
ID: 211393
Start date: 2008-10-01, End date: 2012-11-30
In EU countries, volcanic risks assessment and management are tackled through scientific knowledge and monitoring, although there is still a need for integration between all risk management components. For international cooperation partner countries (ICPCs), the risk manageme...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 89305
Last updated on: 2017-05-30
Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation through Alternative Landuses in Rainforests of the Tropics
ID: 226310
Start date: 2009-05-01, End date: 2012-10-31
The proposal addresses Topic ENV.2008.1.1.5.1 “Addressing deforestation in tropical areas: greenhouse gas emissions, socio-economic drivers and impacts, and policy options for emissions reduction”. The overall goal of the project is to contribute to the development and evalua...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 92300
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Impacts of Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation and Enhancing Carbon Stocks
ID: 265286
Start date: 2011-01-01, End date: 2014-12-31
At COP15 in Copenhagen one outcome was a commitment to develop a mechanism for reducing greenhouse gas emissions from deforestation and forest degradation and enhancing carbon stocks (REDD+). There is, however, only a limited research basis for such a mechanism particularly w...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 97273
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Integrated Sustainable Solid Waste Management in Asia
ID: 211873
Start date: 2009-01-01, End date: 2011-06-30
The general inadequate, when existing, methods of collection and disposal of solid waste in most Asian cities are causing important environmental and social harms, as human diseases spreading, environmental pollution and ground and water pollution. In order to raise awareness...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 89335
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
List retrieved on: 2017-11-23
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