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Enabling the exploitation of Insects as a Sustainable Source of Protein for Animal Feed and Human Nutrition
ID: 312084
Start date: 2013-02-01, End date: 2016-04-30
Food security is a global challenge. Within the overall increased demand for food, and particularly meat production, there is also an urgent need to increase supply of protein from sustainable sources. The principle objective of the international and multidisciplinary PROteIN...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 105074
Last updated on: 2017-07-16
Advancing ICT for DRM in Africa
ID: 223824
Start date: 2008-06-01, End date: 2010-05-31
The AÏDA project aims at acquiring and sharing knowledge about affordable ICT (Information and Communication Technologies) solutions in Africa with the ambition to reduce the risk of natural disasters and to improve the capacity to respond to disasters.

Many Developi...
Programme: FP7-ICT
Record Number: 87364
Last updated on: 2017-04-13
System for Environmental and Agricultural Modelling; Linking European Science and Society
ID: 10036
Start date: 2005-01-01, End date: 2009-03-31
The project will develop an integrated framework (SEAMLESS-IF) which integrates approaches from economic, environmental and social sciences to enable assessment of the impact of policy and behavioural changes and innovations in agriculture and agroforestry. Contributions of ag...
Programme: FP6-SUSTDEV
Record Number: 74831
Last updated on: 2013-03-08
African monsoon multidisciplinary analysis
ID: 004089
Start date: 2005-01-01, End date: 2009-12-31
The dramatic change in the region of the West African monsoon (WAM) from wet conditions in the 50s and 60s to much drier conditions from the 70s to the 90s represents one of the strongest inter-decadal signals on the planet in the 20th century. Marked inter-annual variations i...
Programme: FP6-SUSTDEV
Record Number: 85507
Last updated on: 2012-02-13
Land use policies and sustainable development in developing Countries
ID: 36955
Start date: 2007-02-01, End date: 2011-03-31
The proposed project will develop integrated assessment tools for sustainable development for application by scientists in a selected number of developing countries. Attention will be given to both natural and agricultural ecosystems. The project provides assessment procedures...
Programme: FP6-SUSTDEV
Record Number: 81388
Last updated on: 2011-07-15
Domestication and development of baobab and tamarind
ID: 32217
Start date: 2006-12-01, End date: 2010-11-30
Tamarindus indica often occurs wild in the tropics. Unimproved trees are often commercially exploited, but are considered as under-utilised crop. There is a lack of a national research agenda; global interest and research impact are insignificant. Tamarind is used for timber, ...
Programme: FP6-INCO
Record Number: 81325
Last updated on: 2011-01-24
Competence platform on energy crop and Agroforestry systems for arid and semi-arid ecosystems - Africa
ID: 32448
Start date: 2007-01-01, End date: 2009-12-31
The objective of this Competence Platform on Energy Crop and Agro-forestry Systems for Arid and Semi-arid Ecosystems is to stimulate bio-energy implementation in arid and semi-arid regions in Africa. COMPETE will establish a platform for policy dialogue and capacity building i...
Programme: FP6-INCO
Record Number: 84921
Last updated on: 2010-12-06
Exploring tradeoffs around farming livelihoods and the environment: the AfricaNUANCES framework
ID: 3729
Start date: 2004-12-01, End date: 2008-05-31
Past interventions and proposed technologies have often failed to alleviate problems of soil fertility and food production in sub-Saharan Africa as they are delivered as single component solutions that rarely address the complexity of the livelihoods of farmers. Further agricu...
Programme: FP6-INCO
Record Number: 75157
Last updated on: 2010-07-27
Network for the development of sustainable approaches for large-scale implementation of sanitation in Africa
ID: 37099
Start date: 2006-06-01, End date: 2008-11-30
Without a sharp acceleration in the rate of progress, the world will miss the MDG sanitation target by half a billion people. For instance, in sub-Saharan Africa almost two-thirds of the population (64%) are lacking adequate access to excreta disposal facilities. In African co...
Programme: FP6-SUSTDEV
Record Number: 81294
Last updated on: 2010-05-10
A network for: harmonisation of climate prediction for mitigation of global change impact in sudano-sahelian west africa (CLIMAG-WEST AFRICA)
ID: EVK2-CT-2000-80001
Start date: 2001-03-01, End date: 2003-08-31
Sahel is one of the most fragile of the world. Many efforts have been made by International Agencies, the EU, and the international cooperation, but any increased pressure, such as climate change, puts at risk of seasonal prediction for accelerates natural resource degradation...
Programme: FP5-EESD
Record Number: 54762
Last updated on: 2005-07-28
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