Full project meeting in Southern Africa (probably South Africa)
Full project meeting in West Africa (probably Cape Verde)
Implementation of SEACRIFOG Website (M12)
Kick off meeting with stakeholders (M4)
Requirements and design considerations for an interoperable data portal
Thematic workshops in data collection, management and quality control (between M14 and M30).
Prototype Implementation of African e-Infrastructure, including a Brokering Registry
Training school at ILRI campus on GHG measurement techniques
Report about existing network and perspective for further development
Review summarizing available knowledge on currently established agricultural productions systems in Eastern Africa, including mixed-livestock systems, with respect to food and nutrition security and the potential to make them more resilient to future climate change
Concept paper for an adapted observation system for Africa including special and sectoral observational requirements to integrate multiple Grand Challenges in Africa.
An integrated strategy for a sustainable EU-Africa research cooperation on food security and GHG observations
A dataset of current measurement parameters across all systems and the spatial representation of key climatic, land use and GHG datatogether with a description of best practices or case studies of where the datasets can be applied to products and services that can be of value to communities (M18).
A minimal dataset of mandatory climatic parameters and ecological and land-use assessment criteria, together with an “ideal” set of criteria, where the minimal set can be supplemented by suitable secondary data sources (e.g. remote sensing data) (M12).
A report on EU-Africa joint requirements for cooperation and capacity building (including human capital development) for research on food and nutrition security and greenhouse gas observations under a changing climate.
Final report on feasibility and synergy potential of the “three-spheres-approach” (project month 24)
Roadmap report with the blueprint for a EU-African e-infrastructure
Concept paper on GHG observations in livestock systems (from mixed crop to extensive) and approaches to quantify net impacts of smallholders on GHG emissions highlighting hotspots of GHG emissions in such systems
A co-financing concept for the establishment and long-term maintenance of adapted observation systems on food security and GHGs
Report on results of the international workshop in Cape Verde (project month 18)
A standardized protocol to measure key environmental parameters within atmospheric, marine and terrestrial systems (M24)
Report on activities and results of research stay (project month 12)
A report on users’ needs and knowledge gaps (in terms of data, knowledge and research infrastructures) in Africa with recommendations for a joint EU-Africa Research & STI agenda on food and nutrition security and greenhouse gas observations under a changing climate.
Training schools with focus on preparing data for sharing (M14 and M26)
Guidance on Data Policy and Supporting Open Licenses
Author(s): Ana López-Ballesteros, Johannes Beck, Antonio Bombelli, Elisa Grieco, Eliška Krkoška Lorencová, Lutz Merbold, Christian Brümmer, Wim Hugo, Robert Scholes, David Vačkář, Alex Vermeulen, Manuel Acosta, Klaus Butterbach-Bahl, Jörg Helmschrot, Dong-Gill Kim, Michael Jones, Veronika Jorch, Marian Pavelka, Ingunn Skjelvan, Matthew Saunders
Published in: Environmental Research Letters, Issue 13/8, 2018, Page(s) 085003, ISSN 1748-9326
Author(s): J.P. Goopy, A.A. Onyango, U. Dickhoefer, K. Butterbach-Bahl
Published in: Agricultural Systems, Issue 161, 2018, Page(s) 72-80, ISSN 0308-521X
Author(s): P. W. Ndung'u, B. O. Bebe, J. O. Ondiek, K. Butterbach-Bahl, L. Merbold, J. P. Goopy
Published in: Animal Production Science, 2018, ISSN 1836-0939
Author(s): Yuhao Zhu, Lutz Merbold, David Pelster, Eugenio Diaz-Pines, George Nandhoka Wanyama, Klaus Butterbach-Bahl
Published in: Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 2018, ISSN 0886-6236
Author(s): Johannes Beck, Ana López-Ballesteros, Wim Hugo, Robert Scholes, Matthew Saunders, Jörg Helmschrot
Published in: Data Science Journal, Issue 18/1, 2019, Page(s) 42, ISSN 1683-1470
Author(s): Ana López-Ballesteros, Johannes Beck, Jörg Helmschrot, Matthew Saunders
Published in: Environmental Research Letters, 2020, ISSN 1748-9326