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Parasite population genomics and functional studies towards development of a blood stage malaria vaccine
ID: 294428
Start date: 2012-07-01, End date: 2017-06-30
An effective malaria vaccine is needed, particularly against P. falciparum as this species causes more human mortality than all other eukaryotic pathogens combined. An understanding of natural selection operating on parasites in local endemic populations can enable understand...
Programme: FP7-IDEAS-ERC
Record Number: 104279
Last updated on: 2018-01-03
Turning biowaste into sustainable products: development of appropriate conversion technologies applicable in developing countries
ID: 312111
Start date: 2012-10-01, End date: 2015-09-30
The project will develop environmentally appropriate and socio-economically sustainable biotechnological processes for converting biodegradable fractions of identified African and Mediterranean agricultural and industrial waste as well as fractions of municipal and animal sol...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 105007
Last updated on: 2017-12-11
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
Building Academic Freedom And Democracy In Africa
ID: 911660
Start date: 2015-10-01, End date: 2016-09-30
This Fellowship’s purpose is a comparative assessment of the protection for, and health of, academic freedom in the African nations, currently a vastly under-researched field, and a subsequent analysis of most relevant best practice for the protection of academic freedom in t...
Programme: FP7-PEOPLE
Record Number: 106519
Last updated on: 2017-04-03
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
Training of the One Health Next Scientific Generation in the Sahel and Maghreb
ID: 289412
Start date: 2011-10-01, End date: 2015-09-30
Humans and animals living in poor communities in the developing world often suffer from health problems arising from neglected zoonoses. Control options for these diseases are perceived as either too expensive or to be beyond the mandate of either the human or animal health s...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 100375
Last updated on: 2016-07-08
Global view of food allergy: opportunities to study the influence of microbial exposure
ID: 517812
Start date: 2005-09-01, End date: 2008-08-31
Modern European living conditions are creating a cascade of events that lead to increase in allergies. The changes in food processing, food intake, mucosal permeability and immune reactivity to allergens need to be understood in depth before appropriate interventions are possi...
Programme: FP6-FOOD
Record Number: 75887
Last updated on: 2013-03-26
The prevalence, cost and basis of food allergy across Europe
ID: 514000
Start date: 2005-06-01, End date: 2009-12-31
EuroPrevall is a multidisciplinary, trans-sectorial project involving Candidate Countries and SMEs. Its aim is to deliver improved quality of life to food allergy sufferers by developing knowledge- based holistic approaches to managing the problem. This will be achieved by int...
Programme: FP6-FOOD
Record Number: 75726
Last updated on: 2013-03-26
Sustainable Water management Improves Tomorrow's Cities'Health
ID: 18530
Start date: 2006-02-01, End date: 2011-04-30
Context: With increasing global change pressures, and due to existing limitations, and un-sustainability factors and risks of conventional urban water management (UWM), cities experience difficulties in efficiently managing the ever scarcer water resources, their uses/services...
Programme: FP6-SUSTDEV
Record Number: 79794
Last updated on: 2013-03-08
GRAND GOOS Regional Alliances Network Development
ID: 505360
Start date: 2004-02-01, End date: 2006-07-31
Large-scale operational ocean monitoring and forecasting networks, defined in the international programme Global Ocean Observing System (GOOS), are needed to implement many global conventions and agreements signed by the EU and its member states, including the Convention on th...
Programme: FP6-SUSTDEV
Record Number: 74259
Last updated on: 2013-03-08
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