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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
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
Biology and Pathology of the Malaria Parasite
ID: 503578
Start date: 2004-04-01, End date: 2009-09-30
Leading groups of malaria researchers in major institutions will integrate their scientific expertise and activities to exploit new scientific opportunities provided by the recently available genome information for malaria parasites and their hosts. The joint scientific progra...
Record Number: 75319
Last updated on: 2013-03-26
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
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
Networking for ethics on biomedical research in africa
ID: 513341
Start date: 2005-01-03, End date: 2006-12-02
High quality ethics review capacity is a key component of health research. The European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership, funded through the 6th Framework Program, aims to accelerate the development of interventions into clinical trials tailored to the need...
Programme: FP6-SOCIETY
Record Number: 74477
Last updated on: 2010-01-21
Utilisation of wastewater for fuel and fodder production and environmental and social benefits in semi-arid peri-urban zones of sub-Saharan Africa
ID: ICA4-CT-2002-10017
Start date: 2002-12-01, End date: 2007-11-30
We aim to improve efficiency in water use and create novel high yielding peri- urban sources of fuel and fodder. Low-cost irrigation systems that recycle wastewater, reduce health risks and downstream pollution will be set up by specialists and used to irrigate fast growing tr...
Programme: FP5-INCO 2
Record Number: 67136
Last updated on: 2006-06-13
Changes in land access, institutions and markets in West Africa
ID: ICA4-CT-2001-10083
Start date: 2002-01-01, End date: 2005-12-31
This project will investigate the changing ways in which different groups gain access to land and other resources in West Africa, and the evolution of institutions through which claims to land are made. Field studies will be undertaken in Benin, Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire, an...
Programme: FP5-INCO 2
Record Number: 60212
Last updated on: 2006-06-13
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