Community Research and Development Information Service - CORDIS

Search projects and results

Results 1 - 10 of 40
Results/page:
12 3 4 > 
Reaching out and linking in: Heath systems and close-to-community services
ID: 306090
Start date: 2013-02-01, End date: 2018-01-31
"Countries striving to provide universal health care coverage and achieve the Millennium Development Goals are increasingly implementing close-to-community (CTC) health services. There is a need for health systems to understand the context and conditions in which these servic...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 106736
Last updated on: 2015-03-11
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
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
IST-Africa (2016 - 2018)
[PROJECT] IST-Africa 2016-2018 - IST-Africa (2016 - 2018)
ID: 723240
Start date: 2016-10-01, End date: 2018-12-31
IST-Africa (2016 - 2018) has 4 complimentary objectives focused on strengthening ICT-related research and innovation cooperation between Europe and Africa: 1) Foster greater coordination of research and innovation activities; 2) Strengthen research and innovation linkages...
Programme: H2020-EU.2.1.1.
Record Number: 205999
Last updated on: 2016-10-05
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
Enabling universal and equitable access to healthcare for vulnerable people in poor resource settings
ID: 223501
Start date: 2009-03-01, End date: 2013-02-28
Healthcare can be neither universal nor equitable if it is less accessible to some sections of society than it is to others. EquitAble’s focus on activity limitations brings recent thinking on disability, public health and health policy together to provide data that is crucia...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 90104
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
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
Pathogenic role of micro-vesiculation in cerebral Malaria
ID: 37749
Start date: 2006-10-01, End date: 2008-12-31
Cerebral malaria (CM) remains a major problem of public health worldwide. The main reason is our insufficient knowledge on the mechanisms leading to this complication. We recently showed that the production of microparticles (MP) is dramatically elevated in patients with CM. E...
Programme: FP6-LIFESCIHEALTH
Record Number: 85037
Last updated on: 2008-07-24
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
Cross sectoral commons governance in Southern Africa
ID: 43982
Start date: 2007-03-01, End date: 2009-02-28
Many Southern African natural resources are legally recognized as commons. The governance of commons in Southern Africa has received a good deal of attention from both researchers and the responsible government agencies. The objective of this Specific Support Action is to shar...
Programme: FP6-INCO
Record Number: 84037
Last updated on: 2008-07-08
12 3 4 > 
List retrieved on: 2018-12-13
Follow us on: RSS Facebook Twitter YouTube Managed by the EU Publications Office Top