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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: 2018-01-22
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: 2017-12-11
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: 2017-12-11
Transition paths to sustainable legume based systems in Europe
ID: 727973
Start date: 2017-04-01, End date: 2021-03-31
TRUE - (TRansition paths to sUstainable legume based systems in Europe) is a 22 partner consortium covering business and society actors from legume commodity production, processing, and citizens. TRUE is underpinned by science excellence in the natural and social sciences, and...
Programme: H2020-EU.3.2.1.1.
Record Number: 210171
Last updated on: 2017-09-11
Resource Efficient Food and dRink for the Entire Supply cHain
ID: 641933
Start date: 2015-07-01, End date: 2019-06-30
The overall aim of the REFRESH project is to contribute significantly towards the objective of reducing food waste across the EU by 30% by 2025 (which amounts to between 25 to 40 million tonnes of food not being wasted in 2025[1], worth tens of billions of Euros a year) and...
Programme: H2020-EU.3.2.
Record Number: 197850
Last updated on: 2017-07-31
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
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
Developing African-European joint collaboration for Science and Technology
ID: 266603
Start date: 2010-12-01, End date: 2014-11-30
ERAfrica aims to reduce the fragmentation of the European Research Area by increasing the coordination between national research programmes across European Union Member States and Associated countries, in close coordination with national research programmes in Africa. The con...
Programme: FP7-INCO
Record Number: 96825
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Impacts of Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation and Enhancing Carbon Stocks
ID: 265286
Start date: 2011-01-01, End date: 2014-12-31
At COP15 in Copenhagen one outcome was a commitment to develop a mechanism for reducing greenhouse gas emissions from deforestation and forest degradation and enhancing carbon stocks (REDD+). There is, however, only a limited research basis for such a mechanism particularly w...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 97273
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
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