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Towards sustainable modes of urban and peri-urban food provisioning
ID: 312126
Start date: 2012-10-01, End date: 2015-09-30
Short food supply chains have been advocated as a means of rural development, as they improve the position of primary producers in the value chain. In this proposal we look at short supply chains from the perspective of urban rather than rural development. Short supply chains...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 105008
Last updated on: 2017-12-11
Multipurpose trees and non-wood forest products a challenge and opportunity
ID: 311919
Start date: 2012-11-01, End date: 2016-10-31
Europe has set a clear and ambitious strategy (Europe 2020 Strategy) to base its economy on a smart, sustainable and inclusive growth. Part of this concept is to initiate the development towards an innovative, resource efficient and bio-based (bio-economy) European economy. S...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 104330
Last updated on: 2017-12-11
Multipurpose hemp for industrial bioproducts and biomass
ID: 311849
Start date: 2012-09-01, End date: 2017-02-28
Hemp is a sustainable high yielding crop well adapted to most European conditions, with advantageous environmental and agronomical characteristics. Traditionally cultivated for the fibres, seeds and psychoactive substances, it is now considered an ideal crop to produce innova...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 104295
Last updated on: 2017-12-11
Food Risk Communication. Perceptions and communication of food risks/benefits across Europe: development of effective communication strategies
ID: 245124
Start date: 2010-06-01, End date: 2013-10-31
FoodRisC will characterise key configurations of food risk/benefit relationships and the consequent implications for risk communicators, make recommendations about the unique potential of new social media (e.g. social networks and blogging) and provide a systematic understand...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 94554
Last updated on: 2017-11-20
ERASysAPP - Systems Biology Applications
ID: 321567
Start date: 2013-01-01, End date: 2015-12-31
The main objective of the ERANET proposal “Systems Biology Applications – ERASysAPP” (app = application = translational systems biology) is to promote multidimensional and complementary European systems biology projects, programmes, and research initiatives on a number of sel...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 106839
Last updated on: 2017-11-20
Development and Coordination of Synthetic Biology in the European Research Area
ID: 291728
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2014-12-31
Synthetic biology is an emerging and promising research area with the potential to have a strong impact on innovation and technological progress that is beneficial for the economy and for society as a whole. It is an area at the intersection of engineering, bioscience, chemis...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 101684
Last updated on: 2017-11-20
Coordination of European Transnational Research in Organic Food and Farming Systems
ID: 618107
Start date: 2013-12-01, End date: 2018-11-30
Organic agriculture is considered to be one of the important development pathways for improving agriculture’s relation with the environment while at the same time ensuring food safety and future food security. This role is dependent on continuous research and innovation. CORE...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 111296
Last updated on: 2017-09-03
Coordination of European Transnational Research in Organic Food and Farming Systems
ID: 249667
Start date: 2010-03-01, End date: 2013-08-31
Organic agriculture and food markets have grown considerably and organic agriculture addresses important challenges of European agriculture, such as sustainable production of high quality food, reducing dependency on high energy inputs, improving environmental and nature cons...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 95267
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Food And Health Research in Europe
ID: 245278
Start date: 2010-01-01, End date: 2012-04-30
FAHRE – Food And Health Research in Europe – aims to increase the structuring of food and health research and support cooperation towards the European Research Area. It will do this by providing a comprehensive map of research funding in the EEA, and identifying the key playe...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 93619
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Forest Resource Sustainability through Bio-Based-Composite Development
ID: 212239
Start date: 2008-07-01, End date: 2012-06-30
The forest biomass represents an abundant, renewable, no-food competition and low cost resource that can play an alternative role to petro-resources. In spite of positive experimental results industrial production and marketing of materials derived from renewable resources ar...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 87818
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
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