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Community-based ICT for Maternal Healthcare in Africa
ID: 688015
Start date: 2015-11-01, End date: 2018-10-31
mHealth4Afrika is a collaborative research project that addresses maternal and newborn healthcare delivery, a key requirement of end-user communities in developing countries, and priority area in both the 2015 Millennium Development Goals and Post-2015 Sustainable Development...
Programme: H2020-EU.2.1.1.
Record Number: 199851
Last updated on: 2017-06-29
Scaling up Safe Surgery for District and Rural Populations in Africa
ID: 733391
Start date: 2017-01-01, End date: 2020-12-31
In sub-Saharan Africa 95% of the population has no access to surgical services. In this region surgery – a proven and often life-saving intervention – is only accessible to urban populations, with only one surgeon per 2.5 million people in rural areas. Emerging evidence...
Programme: H2020-EU.3.1.6.
Record Number: 207232
Last updated on: 2017-03-29
Clinical Officer Surgical Training in Africa
ID: 266417
Start date: 2011-04-01, End date: 2016-09-30
Obstetrical and abdominal emergencies, and trauma, much of it affecting children, represent a major and neglected part of Africa’s burden of disease. Countries cannot train and retain sufficient specialist surgeons (doctors) to address these priorities. We propose a surgical ...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 98448
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Advancing SSA-EU cooperation in research and innovation for global challenges
ID: 311806
Start date: 2013-01-01, End date: 2017-12-31
In 2007, heads of state and government from Africa and Europe launched the Joint Africa-EU Strategy (JAES) formulated in response to geopolitical changes, globalisation and the processes of integration in Africa and Europe. At the heart of the JAES is an overtly political rel...
Programme: FP7-INCO
Record Number: 105794
Last updated on: 2017-02-27
African Regional Capacity Development for Health Systems and Services Research
ID: 265970
Start date: 2011-04-01, End date: 2015-03-31
This project will add new research training capacity at Sub Saharan African (SSA) universities, for health systems and services strengthening. The focus is doctoral and post doctoral training, institutional strengthening for education, financial and administrative research ma...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 97707
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Water - Sustainable Point-Of-Use Treatment Technologies
ID: 688928
Start date: 2016-06-01, End date: 2020-05-31
The WHO estimates that in 2015 in Africa ~156 million people relied on untreated sources for their drinking water. WATERSPOUTT will design, develop, pilot and field-test a range of, sustainable point-of-use solar disinfection (SODIS) technologies that will provide affordable...
Programme: H2020-EU.3.5.4.
Record Number: 202632
Last updated on: 2017-07-10
Enhancing Human Resources and Use of Appropriate Training for Maternal and Perinatal Survival In Sub-Saharan Africa
ID: 266290
Start date: 2011-02-01, End date: 2014-07-31
Most African women face childbirth without access to skilled health workers when obstetric and neonatal emergencies arise. Providing and retaining skilled health workers is vital in attempts to save the 600,000 women and 7 million babies who die annually in Africa. In the mod...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 97709
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Sustainable Aquaculture Research Networks in Sub Saharan Africa
ID: 213143
Start date: 2008-02-01, End date: 2011-04-30
The project concept is to build a sustainable aquaculture research network based on academics and other professionals between Europe and Africa, with a focus on Sub-Saharan Africa. The three-year work plan will strengthen alliances among experienced and emergent players in th...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 88415
Last updated on: 2017-05-30
African Vector Control:  New Tools
[PROJECT] AVECNET - African Vector Control: New Tools
ID: 265660
Start date: 2011-02-01, End date: 2016-12-31
The AvecNet consortium will develop practical solutions to the current limitations of vector control strategies in Africa using a combination of translationally-aware, state of the art science and end user analysis to ensure successful development and uptake of the new and im...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 98328
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Quantifying Weather and Climate Impacts on Health in Developing Countries
ID: 243964
Start date: 2010-02-01, End date: 2013-07-31
One of the most dramatic and immediate impacts of climate variation is that on disease, especially the vector-borne diseases that disproportionally affect the poorest people in Africa. Although we can clearly see that, for example, an El Nino event triggers Rift Valley Fever ...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 93952
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
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