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AN Integration of Mitigation and Adaptation options for sustainable Livestock production under climate CHANGE
ID: 266018
Start date: 2011-03-01, End date: 2015-02-28
ANIMALCHANGE will provide scientific guidance on the integration of adaptation and mitigation objectives and design sustainable development pathways for livestock production in Europe, in Northern and Sub-Saharan Africa and Latin America. ANIMALCHANGE will inform public polic...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 98089
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
JOint Learning about Innovation Systems in African Agriculture
ID: 245319
Start date: 2010-02-01, End date: 2013-07-31
The JOLISAA project aims to increase understanding of agricultural innovation systems focusing on smallholders’ livelihoods and the articulation of local/traditional and global knowledge. Lessons learnt about past and ongoing experiences with agricultural/rural innovation in ...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 92955
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Coordination Actions in Support Of Sustainable And Eco-Efficient Short Rotation Forestry In CDM Countries
ID: 227321
Start date: 2009-04-01, End date: 2011-08-31
The project first assesses the state of the art of SRF as a biofuel source in CDM and JI countries (wp1) focuses on CDM countries (wp2) and links the project to current European and non-European R&D-activities in the area (wp3). Main outputs: 1) SRF guidelines and standards f...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 92055
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Mobilising the enzymatic potential of hydrocarbonoclastic bacteria and the oleaginous yeast Yarrowia lipolytica to create a powerful cellular production platform for lipid-derived industrial materials
ID: 213068
Start date: 2008-08-01, End date: 2011-07-31
This proposal aims at developing a versatile fermentation platform for the conversion of lipid feed stocks into diverse added-value products. It is proposed to develop the oleaginous yeast Yarrowia lipolytica into a microbial factory by directing its versatile lipid metabolis...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 88414
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Novel staple food-based strategies to improve micronutrient status for better health and development in sub-Saharan Africa
ID: 211484
Start date: 2008-06-01, End date: 2013-11-30
Malnutrition, and especially deficiencies of micronutrients like iron, zinc and vitamin A, undermine the progress towards most of the Millennium Development Goals. In view of the serious coverage, compliance and safety concerns of supplementation, this project aims to identif...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 87952
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Integrated control of neglected zoonoses: improving human health and animal production through scientific innovation and public engagement
ID: 221948
Start date: 2009-04-01, End date: 2014-12-31
This project aims at Improving Human Health and Animal Production in developing countries through Integrated Control of Neglected Zoonoses in animals, based on Scientific Innovation and Public Engagement. Neglected zoonoses, such as anthrax, rabies, brucellosis, bovine TB, zo...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 90293
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
AGFORWARD
[PROJECT] AGFORWARD - AGFORWARD
ID: 613520
Start date: 2014-01-01, End date: 2017-12-31
Agroforestry is the practice of deliberately integrating woody vegetation (trees or shrubs) with crop and/or animal systems to benefit from the resulting ecological and economic interactions. AGFORWARD (AGroFORestry that Will Advance Rural Development) is a four-year project,...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 111056
Last updated on: 2016-07-18
Food Planning and Innovation for Sustainable Metropolitan Regions
ID: 312185
Start date: 2012-10-01, End date: 2015-09-30
The proposed project ‘Food Planning and Innovation for Sustainable Metropolitan Regions’ (FOODMETRES) thrives to assess both the environmental and the socio-economic impacts of food chains with regard to spatial, logistical and resource dimension of growing food as well as fo...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 105259
Last updated on: 2016-07-08
Turning biowaste into sustainable products: development of appropriate conversion technologies applicable in developing countries
ID: 312111
Start date: 2012-10-01, End date: 2015-09-30
The project will develop environmentally appropriate and socio-economically sustainable biotechnological processes for converting biodegradable fractions of identified African and Mediterranean agricultural and industrial waste as well as fractions of municipal and animal sol...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 105007
Last updated on: 2016-07-08
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