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Earth Observation and ENVironmental modelling for the mitigation of HEAlth risks
ID: 244100
Start date: 2010-02-01, End date: 2013-05-31
EO2HEAVEN contributes to a better understanding of the complex relationships between environmental changes and their impact on human health. The project will monitor changes induced by human activities, with emphasis on atmospheric, river, lake and coastal marine pollution. E...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 93954
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Improved Drought Early Warning and FORecasting to strengthen preparedness and adaptation to droughts in Africa
ID: 265454
Start date: 2011-01-01, End date: 2013-12-31
The principal aim of the DEWFORA proposal is to develop a framework for the provision of early warning and response to mitigate the impact of droughts in Africa. The proposal has been built to achive three key targets: 1. Improved monitoring: by improving knowledge on drought...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 97835
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Merging Hydrologic models and EO data for reliable information on Water
ID: 263188
Start date: 2011-01-01, End date: 2013-12-31
In the entire world we are experiencing changing water resources needs mainly as a result of changes in land use. In developing countries the occupation of natural areas by agriculture is a major cause; economical reasons pushed by world globalization play also a major role. ...
Programme: FP7-SPACE
Record Number: 97374
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Integrated Risk Management for Africa
ID: 224353
Start date: 2008-06-01, End date: 2009-12-31
Disaster risk reduction policies and institutional mechanism exist at various degrees of completeness in the African countries part of the consortium. Their effectiveness is however limited when having to deal with major disasters and complex emergencies. Risk management is o...
Programme: FP7-ICT
Record Number: 87828
Last updated on: 2017-04-13
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
ID: IC18970258
Start date: 1998-02-01, End date: 2001-07-31
Programme: FP4-INCO
Record Number: 40192
Last updated on: 2002-04-19
ID: IC18960127
Start date: 1997-02-01, End date: 2000-01-31
The main objectives are: * To provide a deep knowledge of the reproductive biology, recruitment patterns and population dynamics of the crustaceans and molluscs playing an important economic role within the East African mangrove ecosystems. * To investigate the temporal patter...
Programme: FP4-INCO
Record Number: 35546
Last updated on: 2001-12-07
ID: IC18970160
Start date: 1997-10-01, End date: 2001-09-30
The main goal of this proposal is to provide the economic, scientific and technological means to expand income generating vegetable farming activities in Southern African countries. This will be carried out through interdisciplinary soil, microbiological, environmental and agr...
Programme: FP4-INCO
Record Number: 40156
Last updated on: 2001-12-07
ID: IC18960065
Start date: 1996-11-01, End date: 1999-07-31
The key objective of the research project is: * To assess the significance of changing inputs of groundwater and the anthropogenic substances it contains for Eastern African nearshore ecosystems. * To meet the general objective of the project, three more specific objectives w...
Programme: FP4-INCO
Record Number: 34235
Last updated on: 2001-12-07
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