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Health Education and Community Integration: Evidence based Strategies to increase equity, integration and effectiveness of reproductive health services for poor communities in Sub Saharan Africa
ID: 242173
Start date: 2010-03-01, End date: 2014-08-31
Objectives: The research aims to improve the delivery of reproductive health (RH) services in Tanzania and Niger by generating new evidence about effective ways to strengthen the provision, uptake, equity and effectiveness of adolescent reproductive health (ARH) programmes. B...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 94068
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Stimulating Innovation for Global Monitoring of Agriculture and its Impact on the Environment in support of GEOGLAM (SIGMA)
ID: 603719
Start date: 2013-11-01, End date: 2017-07-31
By 2050, global agricultural productivity will need to increase with at least 70%. In order to guarantee food production for future generations, agricultural production will need to be based on sustainable land management practises. At present, earth observation based (global...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 111201
Last updated on: 2017-01-16
Crossroads of empires: archaeology, material culture and socio-political relationships in West Africa
ID: 263747
Start date: 2011-01-01, End date: 2015-12-31
Knowledge of the last 1000 years in the West African Sahel comes largely from historical sources, which say that many regions were ruled by vast polities. The aim of my archaeological project is to seize how, in fact, lhe 'empires' of this region structured the landscape, and...
Programme: FP7-IDEAS-ERC
Record Number: 97644
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Quantifying projected impacts under 2°C warming
ID: 282746
Start date: 2011-10-01, End date: 2015-09-30
Political discussions on the European goal to limit global warming to 2°C demands that discussions are informed by the best available science on projected impacts and possible benefits. IMPACT2C enhances knowledge, quantifies climate change impacts, and adopts a clear and log...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 99957
Last updated on: 2016-08-08
Enhancing Food Security in AFRIcan AgriCULTUral Systems with the Support of REmote Sensing
ID: 774652
Start date: 2017-11-01, End date: 2021-10-31
AfriCultuReS – Enhancing Food Security in AFRIcan AgriCULTUral Systems with the Support of REmote Sensing - aims to design, implement and demonstrate an integrated agricultural monitoring and early warning system that will support decision making in the field of food...
Programme: H2020-EU.3.5.5.
Record Number: 212424
Last updated on: 2018-01-24
GEONETCast for and by Developing countries
ID: 211307
Start date: 2008-05-01, End date: 2011-09-30
The DevCoCast project aims at involving Developing Countries in the GEONETCast initiative. Many Developing Countries are exposed to serious environmental risks and their need for adequate information is high. Unfortunately, reliable and continuous access to real time environm...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 88860
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
A framework for enhancing EO capacity for Agriculture and Forest Management in Africa as a contribution to GEOSS
ID: 282621
Start date: 2011-10-01, End date: 2015-03-31
AGRICAB aims to strengthen Earth Observation (EO) capacities in Africa by building on the open data sharing through GEONETCast, connecting the available satellite and other data with predictive models in order to facilitate integration in agriculture and forestry planning and...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 100555
Last updated on: 2016-04-12
Understanding and combating desertification to mitigate its impact on ecosystem services
ID: 243906
Start date: 2010-06-01, End date: 2015-05-31
UNDESERT aims at combatting desertification and land degradation in order to mitigate their impacts on ecosystem services, and following on human livelihoods. The West African region is central for understanding desertification and degradation processes, which are already sev...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 94546
Last updated on: 2017-12-07
TWINBASINXN : Promoting Twinning of River Basins for Developing Integrated Water Resources Management Practices
ID: 1450
Start date: 2004-01-01, End date: 2007-12-31
A Basin Organisation is generally regarded as one of the best solutions to adopt for developing an Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) at a catchment level. There have then been many types of BO, some of them existing for several decades, and a lot in a development pr...
Programme: FP6-SUSTDEV
Record Number: 74237
Last updated on: 2009-02-27
Unlocking the potentialities of Agriculture in Africa's Drylands for fighting hunger
ID: 43863
Start date: 2007-01-01, End date: 2009-12-31
In Dryland Africa (annual rainfall between 300 and 800mm), climate change is an additional stress factor and poverty and recurrent drought affect millions of people as testified by the severe alimentary crisis faced by Niger and Kenya in 2005/ 2006. The African Union and NEPAD...
Programme: FP6-INCO
Record Number: 84031
Last updated on: 2012-04-19
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