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African-European Georesources Observation System
ID: 212545
Start date: 2008-12-01, End date: 2011-11-30
Africa, the largest single component of the African Caribbean Pacific (ACP) Group of States, despite its huge potential for development through both human and georesources, suffers in many places from poverty and underdevelopment. The sustainable use of its resources is a key...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 89340
Last updated on: 2017-05-30
CLimate change and Urban Vulnerability in Africa
ID: 265137
Start date: 2010-12-01, End date: 2013-11-30
The social and economic impact of natural disasters in emerging economies and developing countries is growing. Many African countries have fragile economies unable to absorb the shocks caused by natural disasters enhanced by the increasing vulnerability of rapidly expanding u...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 96934
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Hunting for Sustainability
[PROJECT] HUNT - Hunting for Sustainability
ID: 212160
Start date: 2008-11-01, End date: 2012-04-30
Biodiversity conservation increasingly takes place outside protected areas in multiple-use landscapes. Success in achieving biodiversity objectives is closely linked to the extent to which conservation can be integrated with the cultural, social and economic objectives and as...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 89401
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
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
Assessment of the impact of drivers of change on Europe's food and nutrition security
ID: 613532
Start date: 2014-02-01, End date: 2018-01-31
TRANSMANGO aims to obtain a comprehensive picture of the effects of the global drivers of change (climate, economic concentration and market structure, financial power, resource competition, marginalization, property rules, geo-political shifts, consumer preferences, consumpt...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 110107
Last updated on: 2016-12-12
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
Promoting international cooperation for environmental research through dissemination and networking activities
ID: 37116
Start date: 2007-10-01, End date: 2009-09-30
The major objectives of this Specific Support Action are to: - promote the role played by the Framework Programme in enabling International Cooperation on Global Change and Ecosystems research; - and to facilitate the uptake of the results of the research being carried out. Th...
Programme: FP6-SUSTDEV
Record Number: 84796
Last updated on: 2010-10-18
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
Management of Indigenous Tree Species for Ecosystem Restoration and Wood Production in Semi-arid Miombo Woodlands in Eastern Africa
ID: 26271
Start date: 2006-11-01, End date: 2008-10-31
Management of indigenous tree species for the restoration of ecosystems, management of the water balance, provision of resources for rural livelihood, and sustainable production of wood are of great importance in semi-arid East and South Africa. Without effective measures, the...
Programme: FP6-INCO
Record Number: 79885
Last updated on: 2010-01-15
Resource-Oriented Sanitation concepts for peri-urban areas in Africa
ID: 37025
Start date: 2006-10-01, End date: 2010-03-31
The UN Millennium Development Goals (MDGs, target 10) call for halving the proportion of people without access to safe drinking water and basic sanitation by 2015. ROSA promotes resource-oriented sanitation concepts as a route to sustainable and ecologically sound' sanitation ...
Programme: FP6-SUSTDEV
Record Number: 81396
Last updated on: 2009-11-24
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