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Stratospheric and upper tropospheric processes for better climate predictions
ID: 603557
Start date: 2013-12-01, End date: 2018-11-30
StratoClim will produce more reliable projections of climate change and stratospheric ozone by a better understanding and improved representation of key processes in the Upper Troposphere and Stratosphere (UTS). This will be achieved by an integrated approach bridging observa...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 111345
Last updated on: 2018-01-03
Accelerating and Rescaling Transitions to Sustainability
ID: 603654
Start date: 2013-12-01, End date: 2016-11-30
The objective of ARTS is to benefit policy, practice and theory related to accelerating sustainability transitions and to create opportunities for innovation (including social innovation) by coupling, rescaling and accelerating sustainability initiatives in European city-regi...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 110573
Last updated on: 2017-12-18
Impacts and risks from higher-end scenarios: Strategies for innovative solutions
ID: 603416
Start date: 2013-11-01, End date: 2018-10-31
IMPRESSIONS will provide empirically-grounded, transformative science that quantifies and explains the consequences of high-end climate scenarios for both decision-makers and society. IMPRESSIONS will develop and apply a novel participatory methodology that explicitly deals w...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 110481
Last updated on: 2017-12-11
ENERGY EFFICIENCY FOR EU HISTORIC DISTRICTS SUSTAINABILITY
ID: 314678
Start date: 2012-09-01, End date: 2016-08-31
Europe can become the leader in CO2 emission reduction by applying innovative solutions to its built cultural heritage. According to the European Recovery Plan one of the actions that needs to be taken to tackle the current crisis, is investing in energy efficiency. Historic ...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 105775
Last updated on: 2017-12-07
Low Resource consumption buildings and constructions by use of LCA in design and decision making
ID: 212531
Start date: 2009-01-01, End date: 2011-12-31
LoRe-LCA aims to coordinate activities regarding the application of LCA in the European construction sector, focusing on comparing and improving the functional units used for LCA for whole buildings, improving the possibilities to compare results for different alternatives du...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 89330
Last updated on: 2017-12-07
Environment NCPs cooperating to improve their effectiveness
ID: 212494
Start date: 2009-01-01, End date: 2013-12-31
National Contact Points (NCPs) hold a key role in communication with the European Commission concerning executive matters and the scientific community. The quality of proposals submitted, for example, relies partially on an effective NCP network. This project is a set of cohe...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 90997
Last updated on: 2017-12-07
Civil Society for Sustainability
ID: 212269
Start date: 2009-01-01, End date: 2011-12-31
Civil society and its organisations (CSO) play a vital role in the implementation of sustainable development (SD). Civil society actors exhibit special features, they are to a large degree driven by visions or ideals, place a focus on common action, participate in and initiat...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 89145
Last updated on: 2017-12-07
Friendly and Affordable Sustainable Urban Districts Retrofitting
ID: 609222
Start date: 2013-09-01, End date: 2016-08-31
About 40% of overall energy consumption in Europe is related to the building sector and over 50% of all materials extracted from earth are transformed into construction materials and products. With more than 70% of the building stock built before the first energy crisis (1970...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 110304
Last updated on: 2017-11-20
OPERATIONALISATION OF NATURAL CAPITAL AND ECOSYSTEM SERVICES: FROM CONCEPTS TO REAL-WORLD APPLICATIONS
ID: 308428
Start date: 2012-12-01, End date: 2017-05-31
Despite improved understanding of the links between ecosystem health, provision of ecosystem services and human well-being, further conceptual and empirical work is needed to make the ideas of ecosystem services (ESS) and natural capital (NC) operational. OpenNESS will theref...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 105523
Last updated on: 2017-09-24
Green Infrastructure and Urban Biodiversity for Sustainable Urban Development and the Green Economy
ID: 603567
Start date: 2013-11-01, End date: 2017-10-31
GREEN SURGE will identify, develop and test ways of connecting green spaces, biodiversity, people and the green economy, in order to meet the major urban challenges related to land use conflicts, climate change adaptation, demographic changes, and human health and wellbeing. ...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 110888
Last updated on: 2017-08-27
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