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Reinforcing the international cooperation in FP7 FAFB strengthening the CIRCLE of Third Countries BIO NCPs
ID: 265608
Start date: 2011-02-01, End date: 2013-01-31
The main objective of BIO CIRCLE 2 is to foster the knowledge base about FP7 FAFB & the networking capacities of Third Country researchers in order to reinforce their participation in FP7 projects. 3 project goals are distinguished: 1.Disseminate information effectively to Th...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 98629
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Towards a Latin America & Caribbean Knowledge Based Bio-Economy (KBBE) in partnership with Europe
ID: 264266
Start date: 2011-06-01, End date: 2013-11-30
The project objective is to establish a LAC-UE platform bringing together regional and continental organizations involved in research funding and implementation, as well as other relevant stakeholders from the public and private sector and the civil society, in an effort to g...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 98989
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Conservation Agriculture in AFRICA: Analysing and FoReseeing its Impact - Comprehending its Adoption
ID: 245347
Start date: 2010-01-01, End date: 2012-12-31
Despite the growing efforts of research and extension programs on the promotion of conservation agriculture (CA), there has been limited success with adopting CA on smallholder farms in Africa. African farming systems are highly heterogeneous in terms of agro-ecological, soci...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 93182
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Jatropha curcas Applied and Technological Research on Plant Traits
ID: 245236
Start date: 2010-01-01, End date: 2013-12-31
Jatropha curcas shows a big promise towards sustainable and affordable biofuels. Several groups are working independently towards development of both agrosystems and high quality germplasm of Jatropha, and downstream processing and biodiesel markets. The challenges are to mak...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 94718
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Knowledge-based Sustainable vAlue-added food chains: innovative tooLs  for  monitoring ethical, environmental and Socio-economical impActs and implementing  Eu-Latin America shared strategies
ID: 265927
Start date: 2011-05-01, End date: 2014-04-30
According to bilateral Eu-Latin America cooperation agreements, there is a mutual interest in developing strategies to tackle Latin American eco-challenges by promoting social cohesion, economic development, and improving food SMEs markets access. SALSA defines an integrated ...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 98931
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Global Strategic Alliances for the Coordination of Research on the Major Infectious Diseases of Animals and Zoonoses
ID: 265919
Start date: 2011-02-01, End date: 2015-01-31
Animal diseases can cause serious social, economic and environmental damage and in some cases also threaten human health. An increasing number of the major disease problems or threats faced by the livestock industry and zoonoses are of a global nature. The overall aim of the ...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 99428
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Sweet Sorghum : an alternative energy crop
ID: 227422
Start date: 2009-01-01, End date: 2014-06-30
Increasing world market prices for fossil fuels, driven by limited reserves, growing demand and instability in producing regions, now render renewable fuels economical. Such fuels are also a pathway to reducing GHG emissions and mitigating climate change. Bio-ethanol from cro...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 89368
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Creating a CIRCLE by extending the BIO NCP network to Third Country NIPs
ID: 227204
Start date: 2008-10-01, End date: 2011-01-31
BIO CIRCLE will extend the network of National Contact Points for the FP7 theme “Food, Agriculture and Fisheries and Biotechnology” (BIO NCP) to National Information Points (NIP) from Third Countries over a two year period. The European Commission needs to implement the bilat...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 89798
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Novel integrated strategies for worldwide mycotoxin reduction  in the food and feed chains
ID: 222690
Start date: 2009-04-01, End date: 2013-09-30
MYCORED aims at developing strategic solutions to reduce contamination by mycotoxins of major concern in economically important food and feed chains. The following toxins and commodities are especially considered in the project: aflatoxins, trichothecenes, zearalenone, fumoni...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 90530
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Genetics and physiology of wheat development to flowering: tools to breed for improved adaptation and yield potential
ID: 289842
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2015-12-31
"ADAPTAWHEAT will show how flowering time variation can be exploited for the genetic improvement of the European wheat crop to optimise adaptation and performance in the light of predicted climate change. It will test current hypotheses that postulate specific changes in ear ...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 101673
Last updated on: 2015-03-10
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