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BACterial Hosts for production of Bioactive phenolics from bERRY fruits
ID: 613793
Start date: 2013-11-01, End date: 2016-10-31
Plants synthesize a staggering variety of secondary metabolites, and this chemodiversity is a poorly used pool of natural molecules with bioactive properties of importance for applications in the pharma and food industries. BacHBerry focusses on phenolic compounds, a large an...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 110644
Last updated on: 2018-01-03
Technologies for Water Recycling and Reuse in Latin American Context: Assessment, Decision Tools and Implementable Strategies under an Uncertain Future
ID: 283025
Start date: 2011-10-01, End date: 2015-09-30
In order to be able to maximize the benefits from reuse and recycling technologies projects a larger systemic analysis of the environment is needed, an enlargement of the traditional narrow planning and management approaches, and a growing sensitivity to decision-making assoc...
Record Number: 100578
Last updated on: 2017-09-10
Transitions pathways and risk analysis for climate change mitigation and adaption strategies
ID: 642260
Start date: 2015-09-01, End date: 2018-08-31
Both the models concerning the future climate evolution and its impacts, as well as the models assessing the costs and benefits associated with different mitigation pathways face a high degree of uncertainty. There is an urgent need to not only understand the costs and risks...
Programme: H2020-EU.3.5.1.
Record Number: 196826
Last updated on: 2017-08-22
Multi-product Integrated bioRefinery of Algae: from Carbon dioxide and Light Energy to high-value Specialties
ID: 613588
Start date: 2013-11-01, End date: 2017-10-31
Microalgae are a promising feedstock for sustainable supply of commodities and specialties for food and non-food products. Despite this potential the implementation is still limited which is mainly due to unfavourable economics. Major bottlenecks are the lack of available bio...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 110704
Last updated on: 2017-07-16
ENTITLE. European Network of Political Ecology
ID: 289374
Start date: 2012-05-01, End date: 2016-04-30
ENTITLE will train 17 researchers in the emerging supra-disciplinary field of Political Ecology, giving them the theoretical, analytical and complementary skills that will make them employable in jobs related to environmental policy analysis and advocacy. Research and trainin...
Programme: FP7-PEOPLE
Record Number: 101828
Last updated on: 2017-07-12
Ecosystem-based strategies and innovations in water governance networks for adaptation to climate change in Latin American Landscapes
ID: 283163
Start date: 2012-01-15, End date: 2016-01-14
International debates on climate change highlight the need to foster adaptation planning in Latin America where significant impacts are expected. However, little progress has been made due to the difficulty of managing environmental dynamics characterized by deep uncertaintie...
Record Number: 100411
Last updated on: 2017-07-12
Assessment of Climatic change and impacts on the Quantity and quality of Water
ID: 212250
Start date: 2008-10-01, End date: 2014-03-31
As the evidence for human induced climate change becomes clearer, so too does the realization that its effects will have impacts on natural environment and socio-economic systems. Some regions are more vulnerable than others, both to physical changes and to the consequences f...
Record Number: 88861
Last updated on: 2017-05-30
European Re-Analysis of global CLIMate observations
ID: 265229
Start date: 2011-01-01, End date: 2013-12-31
ERA-CLIM will develop observational datasets suitable for global climate studies, with a focus on the past 100 years. These datasets will include atmospheric, oceanic, and terrestrial observations from a variety of sources, high-resolution global reanalysis products of the ob...
Record Number: 97272
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Forest fires under climate, social and economic changes in Europe, the Mediterranean and other fire-affected areas of the world
ID: 243888
Start date: 2010-01-01, End date: 2013-12-31
Fire regimes result from interactions between climate, land-use and land-cover (LULC), and socioeconomic factors, among other. These changed during the last decades, particularly around the Mediterranean. Our understanding of how they affected fire regime in the past is limit...
Record Number: 94659
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Prevention and Restoration Actions to Combat  Desertification. An Integrated Assessment
ID: 226818
Start date: 2009-09-01, End date: 2012-08-31
The general objective of PRACTICE is to link S & T advances and traditional knowledge on prevention and restoration practices to combat desertification with sound implementation, learning and adaptive management, knowledge sharing, and dissemination of best practices. Specifi...
Record Number: 92041
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
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