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					PROJECTS FUNDED UNDER FP7 THEMATIC PRIORITY AREA 6: ENVIRONMENT (INCLUDING CLIMATE CHANGE)

This document details projects that are being funded under the "Environment (including climate change)" theme of the EU’s Seventh
Research Framework Programme (FP7) (2007-13).
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The document is broken down by the theme's main activity lines and its 11 sub-activities (detailed below). You can click on these to access
the relevant worksheet. Project information will be updated as it becomes available.

MAIN ACTIVITY LINES

Activity 6.1: Climate change, pollution and risks

Area 6.1.1: Pressures on environment and climate
The earth system and climate: functioning and abrupt changes
Emissions and pressures: natural and anthropogenic
The global carbon cycle: greenhouse gas budgets
Future climate
Climate change natural and socio-economic impacts
Response strategies: adaptation, mitigation and policies

Area 6.1.2: Environment and health
Health impacts of climate change
Health effects of environmental stressors other than climate change
Methods and decision support tools for environmental health risk analysis and policy development

Area 6.1.3: Natural hazards
Hazard assessment, triggering factors and forecasting
Vulnerability assessment and societal impacts
Risk assessment and management
Multi-risk evaluation and mitigation strategies

Activity 6.2: Sustainable management of resources

Area 6.2.1: Conservation and sustainable management of natural and man-made resources and biodiversity
Integrated resource management
Water resources
Soil research and desertification
Biodiversity
Urban development
Integrated forest research

Area 6.2.2: Management of marine environments
Marine resources

Activity 6.3: Environmental technologies

Area 6.3.1: Environmental technologies for observation, simulation, prevention, mitigation, adaptation, remediation and restoration
of the natural and man-made environment
Water
Soil
Waste
Clean technologies
Built environment
Marine environment
Air technologies

Area 6.3.2: Protection, conservation and enhancement of cultural heritage, including human habitat
Assessment and conservation in cultural heritage
Networking, knowledge transfer and optimisation of results in cultural heritage
Environmental technologies for archaeology and landscapes
Fostering the integration of cultural heritage in urban and rural settings

Area 6.3.3: Technology assessment, verification and testing
Risk assesment of chemicals and alternative strategies for testing
Technology assessment
Environmental technologies verification and testing

Activity 6.4: Earth observation and assessment tools for sustainable development

Area 6.4.1. Earth and ocean observation systems and monitoring methods for the environment and sustainable development
Integration of European activities within GEO
Cross-cutting research activities relevant to GEO
Earth Observation activities in emerging areas
Developing capacity building in the domain of earth observation in developing countries

Area 6.4.2. Forecasting methods and assessment tools for sustainable development taking into account differing scales of observation
Tools for impact assessment
Sustainable development indicators
Interplay between social economic and ecological systems

Activity 6.5: Dissemination and horizontal activities

Area 6.5.1. Dissemination and horizontal activities
ENVIRONMENT (INCLUDING CLIMATE CHANGE)

Activity 6.1: Climate change, pollution and risks

Area 6.1.1: Pressures on environment and climate                                                    MAIN ACTIVITY LINES

The earth system and climate: functioning and abrupt changes
Call   Topic          Title                             Acronym     Project Website                 Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                    Coordinator               UK Participants        International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Participation (non EU-27)

1      2007-1-1-1-1   Thermohaline Overturning - at     THOR        http://www.eu-thor.eu/           212643   IP         1/12/08-      Stability of the Thermohaline    Univ of Hamburg,          Cefas; European        Faroe Islands; Iceland;
                      Risk?                                                                                              30/11/12      circulation.                     GERMANY                   Centre for Medium-     Norway;
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Range Weather
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Forecasts; Met Office;
                                                                                                                                                                                                  NERC; Scottish Assoc
                                                                                                                                                                                                  for Marine Science;
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Univ of Reading;


2      2008-1-1-1-1   Ice2sea - estimating the future ice2sea       http://www.ice2sea.eu/inde       226375   CP                       Sea-Level Rise: Trends in        NERC, UK                  Met Office; Univ of    Chile; Iceland; Norway;
                      contribution of continental ice to            x.html                                                             contributions from continental                             Bristol; Univ of       Switzerland;
                      sea-level rise.                                                                                                  ice, processes and links to                                Edinburgh;
                                                                                                                                       climate change.
3      2009-1-1-1-1   Climate change - Learning from Past4Future                                     243908   CP                                                        Københavns           NERC; Univ College       Canada; China; Norway;
                      the past climate.                                                                                                                                 Universitet, DENMARK London; Univ of Bristol; Switzerland;
                                                                                                                                                                                             Univ of Cambridge;



Emissions and pressures: natural and anthropogenic
Call   Topic          Title                             Acronym     Project Website                 Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                    Coordinator               UK Participants        International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Participation (non EU-27)

1      2007-1-1-2-1   megaCITY - Zoom for the           CITYZEN     https://wiki.met.no/cityzen/s    212095   FP       1/9/08-31/8/11 Megacities, air quality and       Meteorologisk Insitutt,   Univ of Leicester;     China; Egypt; Norway;
                      ENvironment.                                  tart                                                              climate.                          NORWAY                                           Turkey;
1      2007-1-1-2-1   Megacities: Emissions, urban,     MEGAPOLI    http://megapoli.dmi.dk/          212520   FP      1/10/08-30/9/11 Megacities, air quality and       Danish Meteorological     King's College London; Norway; Switzerland;
                      regional and Global                                                                                             climate.                          Institute, DENMARK        Met Office; Univ of
                      Atmospheric POLlution and                                                                                                                                                   Cambridge; Univ of
                      climate effects, and Integrated                                                                                                                                             Hertfordshire;
                      tools for assessment and
                      mitigation.
2      2008-1-1-2-1   Reconciliation of essential       RECONCILE                                    226365   CP       1/3/09-28/2/13 Climate-chemistry interactions    Forschungszentrum         Univ of Cambridge; Met Norway; Russia;
                      process parameters for an                                                                                       in the stratosphere related to    Juelich GmbH,             Office;                Switzerland; USA;
                      enhanced predictability of arctic                                                                               ozone depletion.                  GERMANY
                      stratospheric ozone loss and its
                      climate interactions.
2      2008-1-1-2-1   Stratospheric ozone: Halogen    Shiva                                226224   CP       1/7/09-30/6/12 Climate-chemistry interactions     Ruprecht-Karls-     Univ of Cambridge;          Norway;
                      Impacts in a Varying                                                                                  in the stratosphere related to     Universitaet        Univ of East Anglia;
                      Atmosphere.                                                                                           ozone depletion.                   Heidelberg, GERMANY Univ of Leeds;



The global carbon cycle: greenhouse gas budgets
Call   Topic          Title                           Acronym         Project Website     Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                     Coordinator             UK Participants         International
                                                                                                                                                                                                               Participation (non EU-27)

1      2007-1-1-3-1   European Project on Ocean       EPOCA           http://www.epoca-    211384   IP       1/5/08-30/4/12 Ocean acidification and its        Centre National de la   Marine Biological       Iceland; Switzerland;
                      Acidification.                                  project.eu/                                           consequences                       Recherche               Assoc; NERC;
                                                                                                                                                               Scientifique, FRANCE    Plymouth Marine Lab;
                                                                                                                                                                                       Scottish Assoc for
                                                                                                                                                                                       Marine Science; Sir
                                                                                                                                                                                       Alister Hardy
                                                                                                                                                                                       Foundation for Ocean
                                                                                                                                                                                       Science; Univ of
                                                                                                                                                                                       Bristol; Univ of
                                                                                                                                                                                       Cambridge; Univ of
                                                                                                                                                                                       Plymouth; Univ of
                                                                                                                                                                                       Southampton;

2      2008-1-1-3-1   The terrestrial carbon cycle    CARBO-Extreme   http://www.carbo-    226701   CP                       Impacts of climate variability,   Max-Planck-             Cranfield Univ; Met     Switzerland;
                      under climate variability and                   extreme.eu/                                            extreme events and increasing     Gesellschaft zur        Office; NERC; Univ of
                      extremes – a Pan-European                                                                              atmospheric                       Förderung der           Aberdeen;
                      synthesis.                                                                                             greenhouse gas concentrations     Wissenschaften e.V.,
                                                                                                                             on terrestrial carbon storage,    GERMANY
                                                                                                                             exchange flows
                                                                                                                             and soil carbon dynamics.


3      2009-1-1-3-1   Greenhouse gas management GHG Europe                                 244122   CP                                                         Johann Heinrich von    NERC; Univ of            Switzerland;
                      in European land use systems.                                                                                                            Thuenen-Institut,      Aberdeen;
                                                                                                                                                               Bundesforschungsinstit
                                                                                                                                                               ut fuer Landliche
                                                                                                                                                               Raume, Wald und
                                                                                                                                                               Fischerei, GERMANY



Future climate
Call   Topic          Title                           Acronym         Project Website     Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                     Coordinator             UK Participants         International
                                                                                                                                                                                                               Participation (non EU-27)

2      2008-1-1-4-1   Comprehensive modelling of      COMBINE                              226520   CP                       New components in Earth           Max-Planck-             European Centre for     Brazil; Norway;
                      the Earth system for better                                                                            System modelling for better       Gesellschaft zur        Medium-Range            Switzerland;
                      climate prediction and                                                                                 climate projections.              Förderung der           Weather Forecasts;
                      projection.                                                                                                                              Wissenschaften e.V.,    Met Office; Univ of
                                                                                                                                                               GERMANY                 Bristol;
3      2009-1-1-4-1   EU cloud intercomparison,         EUCLIPSE                                     244067   CP                                                       Koninklijk Nederlands   European Centre for   Switzerland; USA;
                      process study and evaluation                                                                                                                     Meteorologisch          Medium-Range
                      project.                                                                                                                                         Instituut,              Weather Forecasts;
                                                                                                                                                                       NETHERLANDS             Met Office;


Climate change natural and socio-economic impacts
Call   Topic          Title                             Acronym       Project Website               Project No Type   Duration        Research Area                    Coordinator             UK Participants       International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Participation (non EU-27)

1      2007-1-1-5-1   Bridging the gap between         ClimateWater   http://www.climatewater.org    211894   SA         1/11/08-     Climate change impacts and       VITUKI, Environmental Univ of Leicester;      None;
                      adaptation strategies of climate                /index.php                                         31/10/11     adaptation strategies in water   Protection and Water
                      change impacts and European                                                                                     policies.                        Management Research
                      water policies.                                                                                                                                  Institute, HUNGARY



1      2007-1-1-5-2   Assessment of Climate change ACQWA              http://www.acqwa.ch/           212250   IP      1/10/08-30/9/13 Climate change impacts on        Univ of Geneva,         Univ of Birmingham;   Argentina; Chile;
                      and impacts on the Quantity                                                                                     vulnerable mountain regions.     SWITZERLAND             Univ of Dundee;       Kyrgyzstan; Switzerland;
                      and quality of Water.

1      2007-1-1-5-3   A Europe-South America       CLARIS LPB         http://www.claris-eu.org/      212492   SICA    1/10/08-30/9/12 Past and future climate change Institut de Recherche  Univ of East Anglia;     Argentina; Brazil;
                      network for climate change                                                                                      impacts in the Parana-Plate    pour le développement,                          Switzerland; Uruguay;
                      asessment and impact studies                                                                                    river basin of South America.  FRANCE
                      in La Plata Basin.
2      2008-1-1-5-1   Reducing Emissions from         REDD-ALERT      http://www.redd-alert.eu/      226310   CP                      Addressing deforestation in     Macaulay Land Use     None;                    Cameroon; Colombia;
                      Deforestation and Degradation                                                                                   tropical areas: Greenhouse gas Research Institute, UK                          India; Kenya; Nigeria; Peru;
                      through Alternative Landuses in                                                                                 emissions, socio-economic                                                      Vietnam;
                      Rainforests of the Tropics.                                                                                     drivers and impacts, and policy
                                                                                                                                      options for emissions
                                                                                                                                      reduction.
2      2008-1-1-5-2   Arctic Tipping Points.            ATP           http://www.eu-atp.org/         226248   CP       1/2/09-31/1/12 Climate change impacts and       University of Tromsø,   Univ of Cambridge;    Greenland; Norway;
                                                                                                                                      thresholds on Arctic Ocean       NORWAY                                        Russia;
                                                                                                                                      ecosystems.
3      2009-1-1-5-2   Climate induced changes on     CLIMB                                           244151   CP                                                       Ludwig-Maximilians- None;                     Canada; Egypt; Palestine
                      the hydrology of Mediterranean                                                                                                                   Universitaet                                  and Gaza; Tunisia; Turkey;
                      basins: Reducing uncertainty                                                                                                                     Muenchen, GERMANY
                      and
                      quantifying risk through an
                      integrated monitoring and
                      modeling system.
3      2009-1-1-5-2   Water availability and security   WASSERMed                                    244255   CP                                                       Centro Euro-           Univ of Exeter;        Egypt; Jordan; Tunisia;
                      in Southern Europe and the                                                                                                                       Mediterraneo per i
                      Mediterranean.                                                                                                                                   Cambiamenti Climatici,
                                                                                                                                                                       ITALY


Response strategies: adaptation, mitigation and policies
Call   Topic          Title                             Acronym       Project Website               Project No Type   Duration        Research Area                    Coordinator             UK Participants       International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Participation (non EU-27)
1   2007-1-1-6-1   Full costs of climate change.    ClimateCost                               212774   FP    1/1/09-31/8/11 Full costs of climate change.    Sei Oxford Office Ltd;    AEA Technology plc;     China; India;
                                                                                                                                                             UK                        London School of
                                                                                                                                                                                       Hygiene and Tropical
                                                                                                                                                                                       Medicine;
                                                                                                                                                                                       Metroeconomica Ltd;
                                                                                                                                                                                       Paul Watkiss
                                                                                                                                                                                       Associates Ltd; Univ of
                                                                                                                                                                                       East Anglia; Univ of
                                                                                                                                                                                       Southampton;

1   2007-1-1-6-3   Climate Change - Terrestrial     CCTAME        http://www.cctame.eu/       212535   FP    1/6/08-31/5/11 Impacts and feedbacks of         International Institute   Imperial College; Univ   None;
                   Adaptation and Mitigation in                                                                             climate policies on land use     for Applied Systems       of Aberdeen;
                   Europe.                                                                                                  and ecosystems in Europe.        Analysis, AUSTRIA
2   2008-1-1-6-1   HighNoon: adaptation to             HighNoon   http://www.eu-              227087   CP                    Impacts of Himalayan glaciers   Alterra b.v.,             Met Office; Univ of      India; Japan; Switzerland;
                   changing water resources                       highnoon.org/nl/25222858-                                  retreat and monsoon pattern     NETHERLANDS               Salford;
                   availability in northern India with            Home.html                                                  change on the water
                   Himalayan glacier retreat and                                                                             resources in Northern India,
                   changing monsoon pattern.                                                                                 and adaptation strategies.


2   2008-1-1-6-2   Implications and risks of        IMPLICC                                   226567   CP                    Implications and risks of novel Max-Planck-               None;                    Norway;
                   engineering solar radiation to                                                                            options to limit climate change. Gesellschaft zur
                   limit climate change.                                                                                                                      Förderung der
                                                                                                                                                              Wissenschaften e.V.,
                                                                                                                                                              GERMANY
2   2008-1-1-6-3   Policy options to engage      POEM                                         226282   CSA                   Multiple pathways analysis of Chalmers tekniska           None;                    China; India;
                   emerging Asian economies in a                                                                             emerging economies in a post- hoegskola AB,
                   post-Kyoto regime.                                                                                        Kyoto regime.                 SWEDEN
3   2009-1-1-6-1   Climate change integrated        CLIMSAVE                                  244031   CP                                                    Univ of Oxford, UK        Cranfield Univ; Univ of Australia; China; USA;
                   assessment methodology for                                                                                                                                          Edinburgh; Univ of
                   cross-sectoral adaptation and                                                                                                                                       Southampton;
                   vulnerability in
                   Europe.


3   2009-1-1-6-1   Methodology for effective        MEDIATION                                 244012   CP                                                    Alterra b.v.,             SEI Oxford Office Ltd;   None;
                   decision-making on impacts                                                                                                                NETHERLANDS
                   and adaptation.
3   2009-1-1-6-2   European responses to climate RESPONSES                                    244092   CP                                                    Vereniging voor           Univ of East Anglia;     China; India;
                   change: deep emissions                                                                                                                    Christelijk Hoger
                   reductions and mainstreaming                                                                                                              Onderwijs
                   of mitigation                                                                                                                             Wetenschappelijk
                   and adaptation.                                                                                                                           Onderzoek
                                                                                                                                                             en Patientenzorg,
                                                                                                                                                             NETHERLANDS
3   2009-1-1-6-4   Climate impact research and   CIR'CLE                                      249685   CSA                   ERA-Net.
                   response coordination for a                                                                                                               Fundacao da
                   larger Europe: 2nd Generation                                                                                                             Faculdade de Ciencias
                   ERA-Net: Science meets                                                                                                                    da Universidade de
                   Policy.                                                                                                                                   Lisboa, PORTUGAL
ENVIRONMENT (INCLUDING CLIMATE CHANGE)

Activity 6.1: Climate change, pollution and risks

Area 6.1.2: Environment and health                                 MAIN ACTIVITY LINES

Health impacts of climate change
Call   Topic          Title                            Acronym     Project Website               Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                    Coordinator              UK Participants            International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Participation (non EU-27)

1      2007-1-2-1-1   Health effects of indoor           HITEA     http://www.hitea.eu/index.p    211488   FP       1/4/08-31/3/13 Indoor air pollution in Europe:   National Public Health   Imperial College;          None;
                      pollutants: integrating microbial,           hp/home                                                         an emerging environmental         Institute, FINLAND
                      toxicological and                                                                                            health issue.
                      epidemiological approaches.
1      2007-1-2-1-2   Contaminant mixtures and      CONTAMED       http://www.contamed.eu/        212502   FP      1/5/08-31/10/11 Environmental factors and their Univ of London, UK         Univ of Bristol; Univ of   Switzerland;
                      human reproductive health -                                                                                  impact on reproduction and                                 Sussex;
                      novel strategies for health                                                                                  development.
                      impact and risk assessment of
                      endocrine disruptors.
1      2007-1-2-1-2   Developmental effects of         DEER        http://www.eu-deer.net/        212844   FP       1/5/08-30/4/12 Environmental factors and their Univ of Turku,             MRC;                       USA;
                      environment on reproductive                                                                                  impact on reproduction and      FINLAND
                      health.                                                                                                      development.
1      2007-1-2-1-2   Reproductive effects of          REEF        http://www.abdn.ac.uk/reef/    212885   FP       1/5/08-30/4/11 Environmental factors and their Univ of Aberdeen, UK       Macaulay Land Use          None;
                      environmental chemicals in                                                                                   impact on reproduction and                                 Research Institute;
                      females.                                                                                                     development.                                               Univ of Nottingham;
2      2008-1-2-1-1   Risk of brain cancer from        MOBI-KIDS                                  226873   CP       1/3/09-28/2/14 Health impacts of exposure to     Fundació Centre de    Health Protection             Australia; Canada; Israel;
                      exposure to radiofrequency                                                                                   radiofrequency fields in          Recerca en            Agency;                       New Zealand;
                      fields in childhood and                                                                                      childhood and adolescence.        Epidemiologia
                      adolescence.                                                                                                                                   Ambiental, SPAIN
2      2008-1-2-1-2   Arctic Health Risks: Impacts on ArcRisk                                     226534   CP                       Comparison of health risks in    Arctic Monitoring and Lancaster Univ;               Canada; Norway; Russia;
                      health in the Arctic and Europe                                                                               populations in the Arctic and    Assessment                                          Switzerland;
                      owing to climate-induced                                                                                      selected areas in Europe due     Programme, NORWAY
                      changes in contaminant                                                                                        to the spreading of
                      cycling.                                                                                                      contaminants resulting from
                                                                                                                                    climate change.
2      2008-1-2-1-2   Climate change, environmental CLEAR                                         226217   CP                       Comparison of health risks in    Aarhus University        None;                      Canada; Greenland;
                      contaminants and reproductive                                                                                 populations in the Arctic and    Hospital, Århus                                     Ukraine;
                      health.                                                                                                       selected areas in Europe due     Sygehus, DENMARK
                                                                                                                                    to the spreading of
                                                                                                                                    contaminants resulting from
                                                                                                                                    climate change.
2      2008-1-2-1-3   European network on noise        ENNAH                                                       1/1/08-31/12/10 European research network on
                      and health.                                                                                                  noise and health
2      2008-1-2-1-4   Genomics biomarkers of           EnviroGenomarker http://www.envirogenomark     226756   CP       1/3/09-28/2/13 New, improved and validated National Hellenic              Imperial College; Univ   None;
                      environmental health.            s                ers.net/                                                       biomarkers to investigate long- Research Foundation,       of Leeds;
                                                                                                                                       term health impacts of          GREECE
                                                                                                                                       exposure to environmental
                                                                                                                                       pollutants.
2      2008-1-2-1-4   The development, validation      SYSTEQ                                         226694   CP       1/2/09-31/1/13 New, improved and validated Universiteit Utrecht,          None;                    Switzrland;
                      and implementation of human                                                                                      biomarkers to investigate long- NETHERLANDS
                      systemic Toxic Equivalencies                                                                                     term health impacts of
                      (TEQs) as biomarkers for                                                                                         exposure to environmental
                      dioxin-like compounds.                                                                                           pollutants.


2      2008-1-2-1-5   The impact of climatic and       ICEPURE                                        227020   CP       1/2/09-31/1/12 Quantification of changing      King's College London, Health Protection            None;
                      environmental factors on                                                                                         surface UV radiation levels and UK                     Agency;
                      personal ultraviolet radiation                                                                                   its impact on human health.
                      exposure and human health.

2      2008-1-2-1-6   Environmental health risks in    ENRIECO          http://www.enrieco.org/       226285   CSA      1/3/09-28/2/11 Databases based on European       Fundació Centre de       None;                    None;
                      European birth cohorts.                                                                                          cohort studies and their          Recerca en
                                                                                                                                       exploitation for advancement of   Epidemiologia
                                                                                                                                       knowledge of environment-         Ambiental, SPAIN
                                                                                                                                       health relationships.


3      2009-1-2-1-1   Quantifying weather and          QWeCI                                          243964   CP                                                        Univ of Liverpool, UK    European Centre for      Ghana; Kenya; Malawi;
                      climate impacts on health in                                                                                                                                                Medium-Range             Senegal; South Africa;
                      Developing Countries.                                                                                                                                                       Weather Forecasts;
3      2009-1-2-1-2   Impact of climate change on   VIROCLIME                                         243923   CP                                                        Aberystwyth Univ, UK     Velindre National        Brazil; USA;
                      the fate, transport and risk                                                                                                                                                Health Service Trust;
                      management of viral pathogens
                      in water.


Health effects of environmental stressors other than climate change
Call   Topic          Title                            Acronym          Project Website              Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                    Coordinator              UK Participants          International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Participation (non EU-27)

1      2007-1-2-2-2   European Study of Cohorts for ESCAPE              http://www.escapeproject.e    211250   IP       1/6/08-31/5/12 European cohort on air            Utrecht Univ,            Imperial College;      Norway; Switzerland;
                      Air Pollution Effects                             u/index.php                                                    pollution.                        NETHERLANDS              Institute of           Taiwan;
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Occupational Medicine;
                                                                                                                                                                                                  MRC; Univ of
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Manchester;
3      2009-1-2-2-1   Transport related air pollution TRANSPHORM                                      243406   CP                                                        Univ of Hertfordshire,   Imperial College;      Norway;
                      and health impacts – Integrated                                                                                                                    UK                       Institute of
                      methodologies for assessing                                                                                                                                                 Occupational Medicine;
                      particulate matter.
3      2009-1-2-2-2   Sound exposure and risk        SEAWIND                                    244149   CP                                                    Foundation for          None;                 Switzerland;
                      assessment of wireless                                                                                                                   Research on
                      network devices.                                                                                                                         Information
                                                                                                                                                               Technologies in
                                                                                                                                                               Society,
                                                                                                                                                               SWITZERLAND


Methods and decision support tools for environmental health risk analysis and policy development
Call   Topic          Title                          Acronym     Project Website               Project No Type   Duration        Research Area                 Coordinator             UK Participants       International
                                                                                                                                                                                                             Participation (non EU-27)

1      2007-1-2-3-1   Coordination of national       ERA-        http://www.era-                219337   CA       1/9/08-31/8/12 ERA-Net for environment and   Agence Francaise de     Environment Agency;   Israel;
                      environment and health         ENVHEALTH   envhealth.eu/servlet/KBase                                      health.                       Securite Sanitaire de   NERC;
                      research programmes -                      Show?sort=-                                                                                   l'Environnement et du
                      environment and health ERA-                1&cid=23174&m=3&catid=                                                                        Travail, FRANCE
                      NET.                                       23177
1      2007-1-2-3-2   HEalth Risk from               HEREPLUS    http://www.hereplusproject.    212854   CA       1/9/08-28/2/11 Geographical information      Consorzio Sapienza      Univ of Keele;        Serbia;
                      Environmental Pollution Levels             eu/                                                             systems in support for        Innovazione, ITALY
                      in Urban Systems.                                                                                          environment and health
                                                                                                                                 research.
3      2009-1-2-3-1   European coordination action   COPHES II                                  244237   CSA                                                   BiPRO GmbH,             Health Protection     Croatia; Norway;
                      on human biomonitoring.                                                                                                                  GERMANY                 Agency;               Switzerland;
ENVIRONMENT (INCLUDING CLIMATE CHANGE)

Activity 6.1: Climate change, pollution and risks

Area 6.1.3: Natural hazards                                         MAIN ACTIVITY LINES

Hazard assessment, triggering factors and forecasting
Call   Topic          Title                            Acronym      Project Website           Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                   Coordinator             UK Participants        International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Participation (non EU-27)

1      2007-1-3-1-1   Morphological Impacts and        MICORE                                  202798   FP      1/6/08-31/5/11   European storm risk.            Consorzio Ferrara       NERC; Univ of          None;
                      COastal Risks induced by                                                                                                                   Ricerche, ITALY         Plymouth;
                      Extreme storm events.
2      2008-1-3-1-1   Seismic Hazard Harmonization SHARE                                       226967   CP                       Development of a common         Eidgenössische          NERC;                  Algeria; Montenegro;
                      in Europe.                                                                                                 methodology and tools to        Technische                                     Norway; Turkey;
                                                                                                                                 evaluate earthquake hazard in   Hochschule Zürich,
                                                                                                                                 Europe.                         SWITZERLAND
3      2009-1-3-1-1   Forest fires under climate,      FUME                                    243888   CP                                                       Universidad de          None;                  Algeria; Australia; Chile;
                      social and economic changes                                                                                                                Castilla, SPAIN                                Morocco; South Africa;
                      in Europe, the Mediterranean                                                                                                                                                              Tunisia; Turkey; USA;
                      and other fire affected areas of
                      the world.



Vulnerability assessment and societal impacts
Call   Topic          Title                            Acronym      Project Website           Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                   Coordinator             UK Participants        International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Participation (non EU-27)

1      2007-1-3-2-1   Enhancing resilience of          ENSURE                                  212045   FP      1/6/08-31/1/11   Framework for better            BRGM, FRANCE            Middlesex Univ;        Israel; Switzerland;
                      communities and territories                                                                                vulnerability assessment.
                      facing natural and na-tech
                      hazards.
1      2007-1-3-2-1   Methods for the improvement      MOVE         http://www.move-fp7.eu/    211590   FP      1/10/08-30/9/11 Framework for better             Univ degli Studi di     King's College London; Norway;
                      of vulnerability assessment in                                                                            vulnerability assessment.        Firenze, ITALY
                      Europe.
2      2008-1-3-2-1   Social capacity building for     CapHaz-Net                              227073   CSA     1/6/09-31/5/12   Natural hazards: social         Helmholtz-Zentrum für   Lancaster Univ;        Switzerland;
                      natural hazards: toward more                                                                               perception, behaviour and       Umweltforschung         Middlesex Univ Higher
                      resilient societies.                                                                                       responses to risks.             GmbH - UFZ,             Education Corporation;
                                                                                                                                                                 GERMANY


3      2009-1-3-2-1   Costs of natural hazards.        ConHaz                                  244159   CSA                                                      Helmholtz-Zentrum für   Middlesex Univ Higher None;
                                                                                                                                                                 Umweltforschung         Education Corporation;
                                                                                                                                                                 GmbH - UFZ,
                                                                                                                                                                 GERMANY
3      2009-1-3-2-2   Systemic seismic vulnerability     SYNER-G                                   244061   CP                                                      Aristotelio Panepistimio Willis Ltd;             Japan; Norway; Turkey;
                      and risk analysis for buildings,                                                                                                              Thessalonikis,                                   USA;
                      lifeline networks and                                                                                                                         GREECE
                      infrastructures
                      safety gain.



Risk assessment and management
Call   Topic          Title                              Acronym    Project Website               Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                  Coordinator               UK Participants        International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Participation (non EU-27)

1      2007-1-3-3-1   Mitigate and assess risk from      MIAVITA                                   211393   SICA    1/10/08-30/9/12 Assessing and managing          BRGM, FRANCE              Univ of Cambridge;     Cameroon; Cape Verde;
                      volcanic impact on terrain and                                                                                volcanic threat.                                                                 Indonesia; Norway;
                      human activities.                                                                                                                                                                              Philippines;
1      2007-1-3-3-3   An exercise to assess research XEROCHORE      http://www.feem-               211837   SA      1/5/08-31/10/09 Risk assessment and             Fondazione Eni Enrico NERC;                      Norway; Switzerland;
                      needs and policy choices in                   project.net/xerochore/index                                     management.                     Mattei, ITALY
                      areas of drought.                             .php
2      2008-1-3-3-1   Living with landslide risk in  SafeLand                                      226479   CP      1/5/09-30/4/12   Prediction of triggering and risk Norges Geotekniske     King's College London; Switzerland;
                      Europe: assessment, effects of                                                                                 assessment for landslides.        Institutt, NORWAY      TRL Limited;
                      global change, and risk
                      management strategies.


2      2008-1-3-3-2   IMproving Preparedness and         IMPRINTS                                  226555   CP      15/1/09-14/7/12 Preparedness and risk           Universitat Politècnica   Lancaster Univ;        South Africa; Switzerland;
                      RIsk maNagemenT for flash                                                                                     management for flash floods     de Catalunya, SPAIN
                      floods and debriS flow events.                                                                                including generation of
                                                                                                                                    sediment and associated
                                                                                                                                    debris flow.
3      2009-1-3-3-1   Collaborative research on flood CORFU                                        244047   CP                                                      Univ of Exeter, UK        Cranfield Univ;        Bangladesh; China; India;
                      resilience in urban areas.



Multi-risk evaluation and mitigation strategies
Call   Topic          Title                              Acronym    Project Website               Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                  Coordinator               UK Participants        International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Participation (non EU-27)

                      NONE
ENVIRONMENT (INCLUDING CLIMATE CHANGE)

Activity 6.2: Sustainable management of resources

Area 6.2.1: Conservation and sustainable management of natural and man-made resources and biodiversity

MAIN ACTIVITY LINES

Integrated resource management
Call   Topic          Title                          Acronym    Project Website          Project No Type   Duration        Research Area                      Coordinator              UK Participants          International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Participation (non EU-27)

                      NONE


Water resources
Call   Topic          Title                          Acronym    Project Website          Project No Type   Duration        Research Area                      Coordinator              UK Participants          International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Participation (non EU-27)

1      2007-2-1-2-2   Enhancing the role of wetlands WETwin     http://www.wetwin.net/    212300   SICA       1/11/08-     River basin twinning initiatives   Environmental        None;                        Ecuador; Sri Lanka;
                      in integrated water resources                                                           31/10/11     as a tool to implement EU          Protection and Water                              Uganda;
                      management for twinned river                                                                         water initiatives.                 Management Research
                      basins in EU, Africa and South                                                                                                          Institute, HUNGARY
                      America in support of EU water
                      initiatives.



1      2007-2-1-2-3   Mediterranean intermittent river MIRAGE   http://www.mirage-        211732   FP      1/1/09-31/12/11 Temporary water bodies             Alterra B.V.,            NERC; Univ of Leeds;     Morocco;
                      management.                               project.eu/index.php                                       management.                        NETHERLANDS
1      2007-2-1-2-4   Vital and viable services for    VIVACE                             213154   SA       1/3/09-31/8/12 Integrated resource                Universität für          None;                    Argentina; Mexico;
                      natural resource management                                                                          management in international        Bodenkultur, Wien,
                      in Latin America.                                                                                    cooperation partner countries.     AUSTRIA

2      2008-2-1-2-1   Groundwater and dependent      GENESIS                              226536   CP                      Groundwater systems.               Bioforsk-Norwegian         Univ of Dundee; Univ   Croatia; Norway;
                      Ecosystems: NEw Scientific                                                                                                              Institute for Agricultural of Kent;               Switzerland; Turkey;
                      basIS on climate change and                                                                                                             and Environmental
                      land-use impacts for                                                                                                                    Research, NORWAY
                      the update of the EU
                      Groundwater Directive.


2      2008-2-1-2-2   Coordinating Twinning          Twin2Go                              226571   CSA      1/6/09-31/5/11 Clustering river basins twinning University of      None;                            Russia; Thailand;
                      partnerships towards more                                                                            initiatives and knowledge        Osnabrück, GERMANY
                      adaptive Governance in river                                                                         transfer.
                      basins.
2      2008-2-1-2-3   Water bodies in Europe:         WISER        http://www.wiser.eu/           226273   CP       1/3/09-29/2/12 Assessing the ecological status University of Duisburg- Bournemouth Univ;        Norway;
                      integrative systems to assess                                                                                of water bodies.                Essen, GERMANY          NERC; Univ College
                      ecological status and recovery.                                                                                                                                      London; Univ of Hull;

3      2009-2-1-2-1   Adaptive strategies to mitigate   REFRESH                                   244121   CP                                                         Univ College London,    Macaulay Land Use     Australia; Canada; Norway;
                      the impacts of climate change                                                                                                                   UK                      Research Institute;   Turkey;
                      on European freshwater                                                                                                                                                  NERC; Univ of
                      ecosystems.                                                                                                                                                             Reading;


Soil research and desertification
Call   Topic          Title                             Acronym    Project Website               Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                     Coordinator             UK Participants       International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Participation (non EU-27)

2      2008-2-1-3-1   Prevention and restoration        PRACTICE                                  226818   CSA                      Assessment of methods to          Fundacion Centro de     Univ of Aberdeen;     Chile; China; Israel;
                      actions to combat                                                                                             combat desertification.           Estudios Ambientales                          Mexico; South Africa;
                      desertification. An integrated                                                                                                                  del Mediterraneo,
                      assessment.                                                                                                                                     SPAIN
3      2009-2-1-3-1   Soil transformations in          SoilTrEC                                   244118   CP                                                         Univ of Sheffield, UK   NERC;                 China; Iceland;
                      European catchments.                                                                                                                                                                          Switzerland; USA;
3      2009-2-1-3-2   Land and ecosystem               LEDDRA                                     243857   CP                                                         University of the       Univ of Plymouth;     China; Morocco;
                      degradation and desertification:                                                                                                                Aegean, GREECE
                      Assessing the fit of responses.



Biodiversity
Call   Topic          Title                             Acronym    Project Website               Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                     Coordinator             UK Participants       International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Participation (non EU-27)

1      2007-2-1-4-1   Conflicting demands of land    SOILSERVICE   http://www.kem.ekol.lu.se/s    211779   FP       1/9/08-29/2/1   Contribution of biodiversity to   Lunds Univ, SWEDEN Lancaster Univ; Univ of None;
                      use, soil biodiversity and the               oilservice/index.html                                            ecosystem services.                                  Reading;
                      sustainable delivery of
                      ecosystem goods and services
                      in Europe.
1      2007-2-1-4-2   Palm harvest impacts in           PALMS      http://www.fp7-                212631   FP      1/1/09-31/12/13 Use of natural resources: the Aarhus Universitet,          RBG, Kew;             Bolivia; Colombia;
                      tropical forests.                            palms.org/index.htm                                             impact on biodiversity,       DENMARK                                            Ecuador; Peru;
                                                                                                                                   ecosystem goods and services.

1      2007-2-1-4-3   Highland aquatic resources        HighARCS                                  213015   SICA    1/1/09-31/12/12 Improving observatory systems Univ of Essex, UK            Univ of Stirling;     China; India; Philippines;
                      conservation and sustainable                                                                                 for water resource                                                               Switzerland; Vietnam;
                      development.                                                                                                 management. Biodiversity
                                                                                                                                   values, sustainable use and
                                                                                                                                   livelihoods.


1      2007-2-1-4-3   Hunting for sustainability.       HUNT       http://fp7hunt.net/            212160   SICA    1/11/08-30/4/12 Biodiversity values, sustainable Macaulay Land Use      Imperial College; Univ   Croatia; Norway; Tanzania;
                                                                                                                                   use and livelihoods.             Research Institute, UK of Aberdeen; Univ of
                                                                                                                                                                                           Stirling;
1      2007-2-1-4-3   Sustainable livelihoods and       LiveDiverse   http://www.livediverse.eu    211392   SICA     1/2/09-31/1/12 Biodiversity values, sustainable Linköpings universitet,    Univ of Dundee;          Costa Rica; India; South
                      biodiversity in riparian areas in                                                                             use and livelihoods.             SWEDEN                                              Africa; Vietnam;
                      developing countries.
2      2008-2-1-4-4   Securing the Conservation of    SCALES                                       226852   CP       1/5/09-31/7/14 Scale dependency of              Helmholtz - Zentrum für    Institute for European   Australia; Norway;
                      biodiversity across                                                                                           sustainable use of biodiversity. Umweltforschung            Environmental Policy;    Switzerland;
                      Administrative Levels and                                                                                                                      GmbH - UFZ,                NERC; Univ of Leeds;
                      spatial, temporal, and                                                                                                                         GERMANY                    Univ of Reading;
                      Ecological Scales.


3      2009-2-1-4-1   Status and trends of European STEP                                           244090   CP                                                        Univ of Reading, UK       Univ of Leeds;           Serbia; Switzerland;
                      pollinators.


Urban development
Call   Topic          Title                           Acronym         Project Website             Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                    Coordinator               UK Participants          International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Participation (non EU-27)

1      2007-2-1-5-1   sustainaBle uRban planning      BRIDGE          http://www.bridge-fp7.eu/    211345   FP         1/12/08-      Urban metabolism and             Foundation for            King's College London; Switzerland;
                      Decision support accountinG                                                                      30/11/11      resource optimisation in the     Research and              Univ of Southampton;
                      for urban mEtabolism.                                                                                          urban fabric.                    Technology - Hellas,
                                                                                                                                                                      GREECE
1      2007-2-1-5-1   Sustainable Urban Metabolism SUME               http://www.sume.at/          212034   FP       1/9/08-31/8/11 Urban metabolism and              Austrian Institute for    Univ of Newcastle upon China;
                      for Europe.                                                                                                   resource optimisation in the      Regional Studies and      Tyne;
                                                                                                                                    urban fabric.                     Spatial Planning,
                                                                                                                                                                      AUSTRIA
3      2009-2-1-5-1   Solutions for environmental     SECOA                                        244251   CP                                                        Consorzio Sapienza        London Metropolitan      India; Israel; Vietnam;
                      contrasts in coastal areas.                                                                                                                     Innovazione, ITALY        Univ;


Integrated forest research
Call   Topic          Title                           Acronym         Project Website             Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                    Coordinator               UK Participants          International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Participation (non EU-27)

2      2008-2-1-6-1   Models for adaptive forest      MOTIVE                                       226544   CP       1/5/09-30/4/13 Development of adaptive forest Forest Research              Forestry Commission      Switzerland;
                      management.                                                                                                   management models.             Institute of Baden-          Research Agency;
                                                                                                                                                                   Wuerttemberg,
                                                                                                                                                                   GERMANY
2      2009-2-1-6-2   Forest ecosystem genomics       FoResTTraC                                   244096   CSA                                                       Institut National de la   None;                    Canada; USA;
                      research: supporting                                                                                                                            Recherche
                      transatlantic cooperation.                                                                                                                      Agronomique,
                                                                                                                                                                      FRANCE
ENVIRONMENT (INCLUDING CLIMATE CHANGE)

Activity 6.2: Sustainable management of resources

Area 6.2.2: Management of marine environments                                                    MAIN ACTIVITY LINES

Marine resources
Call   Topic          Title                            Acronym    Project Website                Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                  Coordinator            UK Participants         International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Participation (non EU-27)

1      2007-2-2-1-2   European eels in the Atlantic:   EELIAD     http://www.eeliad.com/inde      212133   FP      1/4/08-31/3/12   Ecology of important marine    Cefas, UK              None;                   Norway;
                      assessment of their decline.                x.html                                                            species.

1      2007-2-2-1-2   Advancing understanding of   SALSEA-Merge   http://www.nasco.int/sas/s      212529   FP      1/4/08-31/3/11   Ecology of important marine    Institute of Marine    Atlantic Salmon Trust; Faroe Islands; Iceland;
                      Atlantic salmon at sea:                     alseamerge.htm                                                    species.                       Research, NORWAY       Fisheries Research       Norway;
                      merging genetics and ecology                                                                                                                                        Services, Scotland;
                      to resolve stock-specific                                                                                                                                           International Atlantic
                      migration and distribution                                                                                                                                          Salmon Research
                      patterns.                                                                                                                                                           Board; Loughs
                                                                                                                                                                                          Agency; Queen's Univ
                                                                                                                                                                                          Belfast; Univ of Exeter;
                                                                                                                                                                                          Univ of Wales
                                                                                                                                                                                          Swansea;


1      2007-2-2-1-3   Assessment of the interaction CoralFISH     http://eu-fp7-coralfish.net/    213144   IP      1/6/08-31/5/12   Habitat-marine species      National University of    Univ of Aberdeen;       Iceland; Norway;
                      between corals, fish and                                                                                      interactions in view of     Ireland Galway,           Zoological Society of
                      fisheries, in order to develop                                                                                ecosystem based             IRELAND                   London;
                      monitoring and predictive                                                                                     management in the deep-sea.
                      modelling tools for ecosystem
                      based management in the
                      deep waters of Europe and
                      beyond.


1      2007-2-2-1-4   Marine Ecosystem Evolution       MEECE      http://www.meece.eu/            212085   IP      1/9/08-31/8/12   Dynamic of marine              Plymouth Marine Lab,   Cefas; NERC; Sir        Norway; Turkey;
                      in a Changing Environment.                                                                                    ecosystems in a changing       UK                     Alister Hardy
                                                                                                                                    environment.                                          Foundation for Ocean
                                                                                                                                                                                          Science;
1      2007-2-2-1-6   Coordination action for          CAREX      http://www.carex-eu.org/        211700   CA      1/1/08-31/12/10 Investigating life in extreme   NERC, UK               None;                   Iceland;
                      research activities on life in                                                                               environment.
                      extreme environments.
1      2007-2-2-1-8   Caspian envionmental and        CASPINFO    http://www.caspinfo.net/we      211288   SA      1/9/09-28/2/11   Fostering improved             Mariene Informatie     None;                   Azerbaijan; Kazakhstan;
                      industrial data and information             lcome.asp                                                         cooperation between marine     Service 'MARIS' BV,                            Russia; Turkey;
                      service.                                                                                                      scienceand the private sector. NETHERLANDS

2      2008-2-2-1-1   Monitoring and Evaluation of     MESMA                                      226661   CP                       Monitoring and evaluation of   Wageningen IMARES Cefas; Heriot-Watt           Norway;
                      Spatially Managed Areas.                                                                                      Spatially Managed Areas        B.V., NETHERLANDS Univ; Univ College
                                                                                                                                    (SMA).                                           London;
2   2008-2-2-1-2   Hotspot Ecosystem Research HERMIONE        http://www.eu-   226354   CP    Deep-Sea ecosystems.     NERC, UK                  Cardiff Univ; National Norway; Russia;
                   and Man's Impact on                        hermione.net/                                                                      Marine Aquarium;
                   European seas.                                                                                                                Scottish Association
                                                                                                                                                 for Marine Science;
                                                                                                                                                 United Nations
                                                                                                                                                 Environment
                                                                                                                                                 Programme - World
                                                                                                                                                 Conservation
                                                                                                                                                 Monitoring Centre;
                                                                                                                                                 Univ of Aberdeen;
                                                                                                                                                 Univ of Liverpool; Univ
                                                                                                                                                 of Southampton;


2   2008-2-2-1-3   Knowledge-based Sustainable KnowSeas                        226675   CP    Ecosystem approach to    Univ of Plymouth, UK      Cefas; Envision         Norway; Turkey;
                   Management for Europe's                                                    marine environment and                             Management Ltd;
                   Seas.                                                                      resources.                                         Institute for European
                                                                                                                                                 Environmental Policy;
                                                                                                                                                 Scottish Association
                                                                                                                                                 for Marine Science; Sir
                                                                                                                                                 Alister Hardy
                                                                                                                                                 Foundation for Ocean
                                                                                                                                                 Science; Univ of Bath;
                                                                                                                                                 Univ of East Anglia;



3   2009-2-2-1-1   Options for delivering          ODEMM                       244273   CP                             Univ of Liverpool, UK     Cefas; Scottish         Israel; Turkey; Ukraine;
                   ecosystem-based marine                                                                                                        Agricultural College;
                   management.
3   2009-2-2-1-2   Towards integrated European     SEAS ERA                    249552   CSA   ERA-Net                  Ministerio de Ciencia e                           Georgia; Iceland; Norway;
                   marine research strategy and                                                                        Innovacion, SPAIN                                 Turkey; Ukraine;
                   programmes.
3   2009-2-2-1-3   Towards an integrated marine MARCOM+                        244060   CSA                            International Council     None;                   Monaco;
                   and maritime science                                                                                for the Exploration of
                   community.                                                                                          the Sea, DENMARK
3   2009-2-2-1-4   People for ecosystem based      PEGASO                      244170   CP                             University of             Univ of Nottingham;     Algeria; Croatia; Egypt;
                   governance in assessing                                                                             Barcelona, SPAIN                                  Lebanon; Morocco;
                   sustainable development of                                                                                                                            Switzerland; Tunisia;
                   ocean and coast.                                                                                                                                      Turkey; Ukraine;


3   2009-2-2-1-5   Future of reefs in a changing   FORCE                       244161   CP                             Univ of Exeter, UK        Integrated Marine    Barbados; Costa Rica;
                   environment: An ecosystem                                                                                                     Management Ltd; Univ Honduras; Israel; Mexico;
                   approach to managing                                                                                                          of Newcastle upon    Netherlands Antilles; USA;
                   Caribbean coral reefs in the                                                                                                  Tyne;
                   face of climate change.


3   2009-2-2-1-6   The deep sea and sub-           DS³F                        244099   CSA                            University of Bremen,     NERC;                   Norway;
                   seafloor frontier.                                                                                  GERMANY
ENVIRONMENT (INCLUDING CLIMATE CHANGE)

Activity 6.3: Environmental technologies

Area 6.3.1: Environmental technologies for observation, simulation, prevention, mitigation, adaptation, remediation
and restoration of the natural and man-made environment

MAIN ACTIVITY LINES

Water
Call   Topic          Title                            Acronym       Project Website               Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                    Coordinator             UK Participants       International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Participation (non EU-27)

1      2007-3-1-1-1   Water in industry, fit-for-use   AquaFit4use   http://www.aquafit4use.eu/i    211534   IP      1/6/08-31/5/12   Innovative technologies and      Nederlandse           Alpro UK Ltd;           None;
                      sustainable water use in                       ndex.php                                                         services for sustainable water   Organisatie voor
                      chemical, paper, textile and                                                                                    use in industries.               Toegepast -
                      food industry.                                                                                                                                   Natuurwetenschappelij
                                                                                                                                                                       k Onderzoek TNO,
                                                                                                                                                                       NETHERLANDS
1      2007-3-1-1-2   Floating sensorised networked HydroNet         http://www.hydronet-           212790   FP         1/12/08-      Technologies for measuring       Scuola Superiore        None;                 Israel; Norway; Russia;
                      robots for water monitoring.                   project.eu/                                        30/11/11      and monitoring networks.         Sant'Anna, ITALY                              Switzerland;

2      2008-3-1-1-1   Development of rehabilitation    AQUAREHAB                                    226565   CP      1/5/09-31/12/13 Rehabilitation technologies for   Flemish Institute for   Univ of Sheffield;    Israel;
                      technologies and approaches                                                                                    degraded water systems            Technological
                      for multipressured degraded                                                                                    presenting quantity and quality   research, BELGIUM
                      waters and the integration of                                                                                  problems.
                      their impact on river basin
                      management.


2      2008-3-1-1-2   Water detoxification using       Clean Water                                  227017   CP      1/6/09-31/5/12   Nanotechnologies for water       National Center for     Innovative Research   USA;
                      innovative vi-nanocatalysts.                                                                                    treatment. (Joint Call with      Scientific Research     and Technology Ltd;
                                                                                                                                      Nanosciences Theme)              Demokritos, GREECE
2      2008-3-1-1-2   Monolithic reactors structured MONACAT                                        226347   CP      1/5/09-30/4/12   Nanotechnologies for water       Consejo Superior de     MEL Chemicals; Univ   Norway; Switzerland;
                      at the nano and micro levels for                                                                                treatment. (Joint Call with      Investigaciones         of Bath;
                      catalytic water purification.                                                                                   Nanosciences Theme)              Científicas, SPAIN

2      2008-3-1-1-2   Development of intensified       Nametech                                     226791   CP      1/6/09-31/5/12   Nanotechnologies for water       Flemish Institute for   Univ of Manchester;   Switzerland;
                      water treatment concepts by                                                                                     treatment. (Joint Call with      Technological
                      integrating nano- and                                                                                           Nanosciences Theme)              Research, BELGIUM
                      membrane technologies.
2      2008-3-1-1-2   Advanced bipolar membrane        NEW ED                                       227004   CP      1/6/09-31/5/12   Nanotechnologies for water       Rheinisch-Westfälische None;                  Israel;
                      processes for remediation of                                                                                    treatment. (Joint Call with      Technische
                      highly saline waste water                                                                                       Nanosciences Theme)              Hochschule,
                      streams.                                                                                                                                         GERMANY
2      2008-3-1-1-2   Water treatment by molecularly WATERMIM                                        226524   CP                       Nanotechnologies for water        Centre for Research    Cranfield Univ;          Norway;
                      imprinted materials.                                                                                             treatment. (Joint Call with       and Technology Hellas,
                                                                                                                                       Nanosciences Theme)               GREECE
3      2009-3-1-1-1   Prepared “Enabling Change”.       PREPARED                                     244232   CP                                                         Kiwa Water Research Dwr Cymru Welsh             Australia; Norway; Turkey;
                                                                                                                                                                         BV, NETHERLANDS Water; International            Ukraine; USA;
                                                                                                                                                                                                Water Association;
                                                                                                                                                                                                Univ of Bradford; Univ
                                                                                                                                                                                                of Exeter;


Soil
Call   Topic          Title                             Acronym      Project Website                Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                     Coordinator            UK Participants          International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Participation (non EU-27)

1      2007-3-1-2-1   Integrated system of data         DIGISOIL                                     211523   FP      1/9/08-31/8/11   Development and improvement BRGM, FRANCE                 None;                    None;
                      collection technologies for                                                                                      of technologies for data
                      mapping cell properties.                                                                                         collection in (digital) soil
                                                                                                                                       mapping.


1      2007-3-1-2-1   Interactions between soil         iSOIL        http://www.isoil.ufz.de/inde    211386   FP      1/6/08-30/11/11 Development and improvement        Helmholtz - Zentrum für Allied Associates       Switzerland;
                      related sciences - linking                     x.php?                                                           of technologies for data           Umweltforschung         Geophysical Ltd; Univ
                      geophysics, soil science and                                                                                    collection in (digital) soil       GmbH - UFZ,             of Cranfield;
                      digital soil mapping.                                                                                           mapping.                           GERMANY

1      2007-3-1-2-2   Contaminant-specific isotope      ISOSOIL                                      212871   FP       1/2/09-31/1/12 Development of technologies      Stockhoms universitet, Univ of Bristol;           Switzerland;
                      analyses as sharp                                                                                               and tools for soil contamination SWEDEN
                      environmental-forensics tools                                                                                   assessment and site
                      for site characterisation,                                                                                      characterisation towards
                      monitoring and source                                                                                           sustainable remediation.
                      apportionment of pollutants in
                      soil.
1      2007-3-1-2-2   Model driven soil probing, site   ModelPROBE                                   213161   FP       1/6/08-31/3/12 Development of technologies        Helmholtz - Zentrum für Lancaster Univ;         Russia;
                      assessment and evaluation.                                                                                      and tools for soil contamination   Umweltforschung
                                                                                                                                      assessment and site                GmbH - UFZ,
                                                                                                                                      characterisation towards           GERMANY
                                                                                                                                      sustainable remediation.


1      2007-3-1-2-2   Soil contamination: advanced SoilCAM           http://www.soilcam.eu           212663   FP       1/6/08-31/5/12 Development of technologies        Norwegian Institute for None;                   Norway;
                      integrated characterisation and                                                                                 and tools for soil contamination   Agricultural and
                      time-lapse monitoring.                                                                                          assessment and site                Environmental
                                                                                                                                      characterisation towards           Research, NORWAY
                                                                                                                                      sustainable remediation.
2      2008-3-1-2-1   Using MicroBes for the          UMBRELLA                                226870   CP                       Recovery of degraded soil         Friedrich-Schiller-       Bangor Univ; Univ of   None;
                      REgulation of heavy metaL                                                                                 resources.                        Universtät Jena,          Wales Aberystwyth;
                      mobiLity at ecosystem and                                                                                                                   GERMANY
                      landscape scAle: an integrative
                      approach for soil remediation
                      by geobiological processes.


2      2008-3-1-2-1   Sustainable soil upgrading by   UPSOIL                                  226956   CP                       Recovery of degraded soil         Fundacion Labein,         None;                  None;
                      developing cost-effective,                                                                                resources.                        SPAIN
                      biogeochemical remediation
                      approaches.


Waste
Call   Topic          Title                           Acronym     Project Website            Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                     Coordinator               UK Participants        International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Participation (non EU-27)

1      2007-3-1-3-2   Recovered paper sorting with    SORT IT     http://www.sortit.eu/       211888   FP       1/5/08-30/4/11 New technologies for waste         Papiertechnische          None;                  Norway;
                      innovative technologies.                                                                                 sorting.                           Stiftung, GERMANY

1      2007-3-1-3-2   Magnetic sorting and           W2Plastics                               212782   FP         1/11/08-      New technologies for waste        Delft University of       None;                  None;
                      ultrasound sensor technologies                                                              31/10/12      sorting.                          Technology,
                      for production of high purity                                                                                                               NETHERLANDS
                      secondary polyolefins from
                      waste.
1      2007-3-1-3-3   Integrated Sustainable Solid    ISSOWAMA    http://www.issowama.net/    211873   CA       1/1/09-30/6/11 Networking and preparatory         Verein zur Förderung      None;                  Bangladesh; Cambodia;
                      Waste Management in Asia.                                                                                action in view of developing       des                                              China; India; Indonesia;
                                                                                                                               cost-effective, environmentally-   Technologietransfers                             Philippines; Switzerland;
                                                                                                                               safe waste treatment               an der Hochschule                                Thailand;
                                                                                                                               technologies and services          Bremerhaven e. V,
                                                                                                                               adapted to the needs of            GERMANY
                                                                                                                               developing countries, within a
                                                                                                                               targeted life cycle approach.


2      2008-3-1-3-1   Towards Zero Waste in           ZeroWIN                                 226752   CP      1/5/09-30/4/14   Waste prevention: Industrial      Austrian Society for      Hewlett Packard Ltd;    None;
                      Industrial Networks.                                                                                      networking and zero-waste         Systems Engineering       Remade South-East
                                                                                                                                entrepreneurship.                 and Automation,           Ltd; University College
                                                                                                                                                                  AUSTRIA                   for the Creative Arts;
                                                                                                                                                                                            Univ of Southampton;
                                                                                                                                                                                            Wilding Butler
                                                                                                                                                                                            Construction Ltd;


2      2008-3-1-3-2   High added value materials      TyGRe                                   226549   CP                       Technologies for high added       Ente per le Nuove         None;                  Turkey;
                      from waste tyre gasification                                                                              value production from waste.      tecnologie, l'Energia e
                      residues.                                                                                                                                   l'Ambiente, ITALY
3      2009-3-1-3-1   Integrated waste management IWWA                                    244188   CSA                                                      Verein zur Foerderung None;                    Egypt; Ghana; Ivory Coast;
                      in Western Africa.                                                                                                                    des                                            Nigeria; Senegal; South
                                                                                                                                                            Technologietransfers                           Africa; Switzerland;
                                                                                                                                                            an der Hochschule
                                                                                                                                                            Bremerhaven,
                                                                                                                                                            GERMANY
3      2009-3-1-3-2   Nanoparticle fate assessment NanoFATE                               247739   CP                       (Joint Call with                NERC, UK               Cardiff Univ; Univ of   None;
                      and toxicity in the environment.                                                                      Nanosciences Theme)                                    Oxford;

3      2009-3-1-3-2   Life cycle of nanoparticle-        NANOHOUSE                        247810   CP                       (Joint Call with                Commissariat Energie   None;                   Switzerland;
                      based products in house                                                                               Nanosciences Theme)             Atomique CEA,
                      coating.                                                                                                                              FRANCE
3      2009-3-1-3-2   Toxicological impact of            NANOPOLYTOX                      247899   CP                       (Joint Call with                Acondicionamiento      None;                   None;
                      nanomaaterials derived from                                                                           Nanosciences Theme)             Tarrasense
                      processing, weathering and                                                                                                            Associacion, SPAIN
                      recycling of polymer
                      nanocomposites used in
                      various industrial applications.


3      2009-3-1-3-2   Development of sustainable         NanoSustain                      247989   CP                       (Joint Call with                NordMiljo, SWEDEN      Institute of            None;
                      solutions for nanotechnology-                                                                         Nanosciences Theme)                                    Nanotechnology;
                      based products on hazard
                      characterisation and LCA.



Clean technologies
Call   Topic          Title                              Acronym       Project Website   Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                   Coordinator            UK Participants         International
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Participation (non EU-27)

2      2008-3-1-4-1   Life Cycle Assessment of       ENFIRO                               226563   CP                       Substitution options for        Vrije Universiteit     Callisto Productions    None;
                      Environment-Compatible                                                                                Brominated Flame Retardants Amsterdam,                 Ltd; ITRI Innovation
                      Flame Retardants (Prototypical                                                                        (BFRs): a prototypical case for NETHERLANDS            Ltd; Univ of Ulster;
                      case study).                                                                                          source control of Priority
                                                                                                                            Pollutants in a Life Cycle
                                                                                                                            Thinking perspective.




Built environment
Call   Topic          Title                              Acronym       Project Website   Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                   Coordinator            UK Participants         International
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Participation (non EU-27)

1      2007-3-1-5-1   Low resource consumption           LoRe-LCA                         212531   CA      1/1/09-31/12/11 Performance indicators for       SINTEF, NORWAY         None;                   Norway;
                      buildings and constructions by                                                                       health, comfort and safety of
                      use of LCA in design and                                                                             the indoor built environment.
                      decision making.                                                                                     Low resource consumption
                                                                                                                           buildings and infrastructure.
1      2007-3-1-5-2   Performance indicators for       PERFECTION                        212998   CA      1/1/09-31/12/11 Performance indicators for        Belgian Building        Building Research        Israel;
                      health, comfort and safety for                                                                      health, comfort and safety of     Reseach Institute,      Establishment;
                      indoor environment.                                                                                 the indoor built environment.     BELGIUM

2      2008-3-1-5-1   PoroElastic Road SUrface: an     PERSUADE                          226313   CP                       Innovative environmental         Centre de Recherches None;                       None;
                      innovation to Avoid Damages                                                                          technologies including design    Routières, BELGIUM
                      to the Environment.                                                                                  concepts and materials for the
                                                                                                                           reduction of damage to the
                                                                                                                           environment.


2      2008-3-1-5-1   Sustainable refurbishment of     SUSREF                            226858   CP                       Innovative environmental         Valtion Tekninen        Building Research        Norway;
                      building facades and external                                                                        technologies including design    Tutkimuskeskus,         Establishment; Cardiff
                      walls.                                                                                               concepts and materials for the   FINLAND                 Univ; Sustainable
                                                                                                                           reduction of damage to the                               Gwynedd Gynaladwy
                                                                                                                           environment.                                             Cyf;


3      2009-3-1-5-1   Technologies for the cost-        FloodProBE                       243401   CP                                                        Stichting Deltares,     HR Wallingford Ltd;      Norway;
                      effective flood protection of the                                                                                                     NETHERLANDS             Oxford Brookes Univ;
                      built environment.                                                                                                                                            Samui Design &
                                                                                                                                                                                    Management Ltd;
3      2009-3-1-5-1   Smart resilience technology,     SMARTeST                          244102   CP                                                        Building Research       Univ of Manchester;      None;
                      systems and tools.                                                                                                                    Establishment Ltd, UK

3      2009-3-1-5-2   Benchmarking and               OPEN HOUSE                          244130   CP                                                        Acciona                 Ove Arup & Partners      Switzerland;
                      mainstreaming building                                                                                                                Infraestructuras, SPAIN International Ltd;
                      sustainability on the EU based
                      on transparency and openness
                      (open source and availability)
                      from model to implementation.


3      2009-3-1-5-2   Sustainability and performance SuPerBuildings                      244087   CP                                                        Valtion Tekninen        BRE Global Ltd;          Norway;
                      assessment and benchmarking                                                                                                           Tutkimuskeskus,
                      of buildings.                                                                                                                         FINLAND



Marine environment
Call   Topic          Title                            Acronym        Project Website   Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                    Coordinator             UK Participants          International
                                                                                                                                                                                                             Participation (non EU-27)

2      2008-3-1-6-1   Productivity tools: Automated PROTOOL                              226880   CP                       Development of automated         Royal Society of Arts   Cefas; NERC; Univ of     None;
                      tools to measure primary                                                                             sensing technologies for         and Sciences,           Essex;
                      productivity in European seas.                                                                       estuaries, coastal areas and     NETHERLANDS
                      A new autonomous monitoring                                                                          seas.
                      tool to measure the primary
                      production of major European
                      seas.
3      2009-3-1-6-1   Innovative coastal technologies THESEUS                      244104   CP                                 University of Bologna,   Bangor Univ;           China; Mexico; New
                      for safer European coasts in a                                                                           ITALY                    Middlesex Univ Higher Zealand; Russia; Taiwan;
                      changing climate.                                                                                                                 Education Corporation; Ukraine; USA;
                                                                                                                                                        Univ of Plymouth; Univ
                                                                                                                                                        of Southampton;



Air technologies
Call   Topic          Title                        Acronym      Project Website   Project No Type   Duration   Research Area   Coordinator              UK Participants       International
                                                                                                                                                                              Participation (non EU-27)

                      NONE
ENVIRONMENT (INCLUDING CLIMATE CHANGE)

Activity 6.3: Environmental technologies

Activity 6.3.2: Protection, conservation and enhancement of cultural heritage, including human habitat

MAIN ACTIVITY LINES

Assessment and conservation in cultural heritage
Call   Topic          Title                           Acronym         Project Website              Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                    Coordinator              UK Participants         International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Participation (non EU-27)

1      2007-3-2-1-1   Strategy for the preservation of popart         http://popart.mnhn.fr/        212218   FP      1/10/08-31/3/12 Indoor air pollution in Europe:   Centre National de la  Univ College London;      USA;
                      plastic artefacts in museum                                                                                    an emerging environmental         Recherche scientifique Victoria and Albert
                      collections.                                                                                                   health issue.                     ile-de-France Est      Museum;
                                                                                                                                                                       CNRS, FRANCE

1      2007-3-2-1-1   Smart monitoring of historic    SmooHs          http://www.smoohs.eu/tiki-    212939   FP         1/12/08-      Damage assessment,              Universitaet Stuttgart,   None;                   Croatia; Jordan; West
                      structures.                                     index.php?page=SMooHS                             30/11/11      diagnosis and monitoring for    GERMANY                                           Bank and Gaza Strip;
                                                                      %20home&structure=SMo                                           the preventive conservation
                                                                      oHS%20home                                                      and maintenance of the cultural
                                                                                                                                      heritage.
1      2007-3-2-1-1   Technologies and tools to         TeACH                                       212458   FP         1/12/08-      Damage assessment,              Consiglio Nazionale       Univ College London;    Norway;
                      prioritise assessment and                                                                         30/11/11      diagnosis and monitoring for    delle Ricerche, ITALY
                      diagnosis of air pollution impact                                                                               the preventive conservation
                      on immovable and movable                                                                                        and maintenance of the cultural
                      cultural heritage.                                                                                              heritage.
2      2008-3-2-1-1   Damage risk assessment,           CLIMATE FOR                                 226973   CP                       Development and application of   Fraunhofer               Glasgow Caledonian       Croatia; Egypt;
                      macroeconomic impact and          CULTURE                                                                       methodologies, technologies,     Gesellschaft zur         Univ; Haftcourt Limited;
                      mitigation strategies for                                                                                       models and tools for damage      Förderung der            Imperial College;
                      sustainable preservation of                                                                                     assessment, monitoring and       angewandten              Jonathan Ashley-Smith;
                      cultural heritage in the times of                                                                               adaptation to climate change     Forschung e.V.,          National Trust;
                      climate change.                                                                                                 impacts (excluding extreme       GERMANY
                                                                                                                                      events).



2      2008-3-2-1-2   European Cultural Heritage       EU CHIC                                      226995   CP                       EU cultural heritage identity    Univerza v Ljubljani,    None;                   Croatia; Egypt; Israel;
                      Identity Card.                                                                                                  card.                            SLOVENIA
2      2008-3-2-1-2   Strategies for the protection of WreckProtect                                 226225   CP                       EU cultural heritage identity    Swedish University of    None;                   None;
                      shipwrecks in the Baltic Sea                                                                                    card.                            Agricultural Sciences,
                      against forthcoming attack by                                                                                                                    SWEDEN
                      wood degrading marine borers.
                      A synthesis and information
                      project based on the effects of
                      climatic changes.
3      2009-3-2-1-1   New integrated knowledge          NIKER                                      244123   CP                                                       University of Padova,   Peter James; Univ of   Bosnia and Herzegovina;
                      based approaches to the                                                                                                                        ITALY                   Bath;                  Egypt; Israel; Morocco;
                      protection of cultural heritage                                                                                                                                                               Turkey;
                      from earthquake-induced risk.

3      2009-3-2-1-1   Performance-based approach PERPETUATE                                        244229   CP                                                       University of Genova,   Univ of Bath;          Algeria;
                      to the earthquake protection of                                                                                                                ITALY
                      cultural heritage in European
                      and
                      Mediterranean countries.
3      2009-3-2-1-2   Fire detection and                FIRESENSE                                  244088   CP                                                       Centre for Research    None;                   Tunisia; Turkey;
                      management through a multi-                                                                                                                    and Technology Hellas,
                      sensor network for the                                                                                                                         GREECE
                      protection of cultural heritage
                      areas from the risk of fire and
                      extreme weather conditions.




Networking, knowledge transfer and optimisation of results in cultural heritage
Call   Topic          Title                             Acronym     Project Website               Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                   Coordinator             UK Participants        International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Participation (non EU-27)

1      2007-3-2-2-1   European network on research NET-HERITAGE     http://www.netheritage.eu/i    219301   CA       1/10/8-30/9/11 ERA-Net for the preservation     Ministero per i Beni e le AHRC;                Iceland;
                      programme applied to the                      ndex2.html                                                      of tangible cultural heritage.   Attivita Culturali, ITALY
                      protection of tangible cultural
                      heritage.
1      2007-3-2-2-2   Cultural heritage research        CHRESP      http://www.chresp.eu/Defau     213026   SA       1/4/08-31/7/09 Consolidation and                Narodna in               None;                 None;
                      meets practice.                               lt.aspx                                                         dissemination of results related univerzitetna knjiznica,
                                                                                                                                    to cultural heritage.            SLOVENIA
2      2008-3-2-2-1   Protection of cultural heritage   MUSECORR                                   226539   CP      1/6/09-31/5/12 Framework conditions to           Institut de la Corrosion None;                 Switzerland;
                      by real-time corrosion                                                                                        enhance most promising           SAS, FRANCE
                      monitoring.                                                                                                   prototypes.
2      2008-3-2-2-1   Roman cements for                ROCARE                                      226898   CP                       Framework conditions to         University of Applied Univ of Bradford;        Switzerland;
                      architectural restoration to new                                                                               enhance most promising          Arts, Vienna, AUSTRIA
                      high standards.                                                                                                prototypes.


Environmental technologies for archaeology and landscapes
Call   Topic          Title                             Acronym     Project Website               Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                   Coordinator             UK Participants        International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Participation (non EU-27)

                      NONE


Fostering the integration of cultural heritage in urban and rural settings
Call   Topic          Title                             Acronym     Project Website               Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                   Coordinator             UK Participants        International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Participation (non EU-27)
NONE
ENVIRONMENT (INCLUDING CLIMATE CHANGE)

Activity 6.3: Environmental technologies

Area 6.3.3: Technology assessment, verification and testing                                                        MAIN ACTIVITY LINES

Risk assesment of chemicals and alternative strategies for testing
Call   Topic          Title                            Acronym      Project Website              Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                   Coordinator              UK Participants        International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Participation (non EU-27)

1      2007-3-3-1-1   CAse studies on the           CADASTER        http://www.cadaster.eu/nod    212668   FP      1/1/09-31/12/12 In-silico techniques for hazard-, National Institute of   None;                  None;
                      Development and Application                   e/4                                                            safety-, and environmental risk Public Health and the
                      of in-Silico Techniques for                                                                                  assessment.                       Environment,
                      Environmental hazard and Risk                                                                                                                  NETHERLANDS
                      assessment.


1      2007-3-3-1-1   Microarrays for the Detection of MIDTAL       http://www.midtal.com/        201724   FP       1/9/08-31/5/12 In-silico techniques for hazard-, Marine Biological       Univ of Westminster;   Norway; USA;
                      Toxic Algae.                                                                                                 safety-, and environmental risk Association of the UK,
                                                                                                                                   assessment.                       UK

2      2008-3-3-1-1   Risk-based management of         RISKCYCLE                                  226552   CSA                      Safety and risk assessment as Technische Universität None;                      Brazil; China; India; Turkey;
                      chemicals and products in a                                                                                   the basis of risk-based          Dresden, GERMANY                               Vietnam;
                      circular economy at a global                                                                                  management of chemicals and
                      scale.                                                                                                        products in a global perspective
                                                                                                                                    and alternative testing
                                                                                                                                    strategies.
3      2009-3-3-1-1   Chemical substance in vitro/in   ChemScreen                                 244236   CP                                                       BioDetection Systems, None;                     Switzerland;
                      silico screening system to                                                                                                                    NETHERLANDS
                      predict human- and
                      ecotoxicological effects.



Technology assessment
Call   Topic          Title                            Acronym      Project Website              Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                   Coordinator              UK Participants        International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Participation (non EU-27)

2      2008-3-3-2-1   Development and application of PROSUITE                                     227078   CP                       Sustainability assessment of    Universiteit Utrecht,    None;                  Norway; Switzerland;
                      standardized methodology for                                                                                  technologies.                   NETHERLANDS
                      the PROspective SUstaInability
                      assessment of Technologies.
3      2009-3-3-2-1   Development and application of LC-IMPACT                        243827   CP                                              Radboud Universiteit     Unilever UK Central   Switzerland;
                      environmental Life Cycle                                                                                                 Nijmegen - Stichting     Resources Ltd;
                      Impact assessment methods                                                                                                Katholieke Universiteit,
                      for improved sustainability                                                                                              NETHERLANDS
                      characterisation of
                      technologies.




Environmental technologies verification and testing
Call   Topic          Title                           Acronym      Project Website   Project No Type   Duration   Research Area                Coordinator             UK Participants        International
                                                                                                                                                                                              Participation (non EU-27)

2      2008-3-3-3-1   Coordination action on          AdvanceETV                      226824   CSA                Harmonised approaches        DECHEMA                 Environment Agency;    Canada; USA;
                      Environmental Technology                                                                    towards the development of   Gesellschaft fuer
                      Verification ETV - Building a                                                               international technology     Chemische Technik
                      framework for international                                                                 verification systems.        und Biotechnologie,
                      cooperation.                                                                                                             GERMANY
ENVIRONMENT (INCLUDING CLIMATE CHANGE)

Activity 6.4: Earth observation and assessment tools for sustainable development

Area 6.4.1: Earth and ocean observation systems and monitoring methods for the environment
and sustainable development

MAIN ACTIVITY LINES

Integration of European activities within GEO
Call   Topic          Title                          Acronym      Project Website             Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                   Coordinator            UK Participants           International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Participation (non EU-27)

1      2007-4-1-1-1   Coordination Action Carbon        COCOS     http://www.cocos-            212196   CA       1/5/08-30/4/11 Monitoring of the carbon cycle   Vrije Univ,            Univ of East Anglia;      Norway;
                      Observation System.                         carbon.org/                                                   at global level.                 NETHERLANDS
1      2007-4-1-1-2   European Biodiversity             EBONE     http://www.ebone.wur.nl/U    213322   FP       1/4/08-31/3/12 Contribution to a global         Alterra Wageningen     NERC; Univ of             Israel; Norway; South
                      Observation Network: a project              K/                                                            biodiversity observation         UR, NETHERLANDS        Edinburgh                 Africa;
                      to design and test a biodiversity                                                                         system.
                      observation system integrated
                      in time and space.


2      2008-4-1-1-1   European approach to GEOSS. EUROGEOSS       http://www.eurogeoss.eu/d    226487   CP                       European Environment Earth    Bureau de Recherches     Birdlife International;   USA;
                                                                  efault.aspx                                                    Observation system supporting Geologiques et           RSPB; Univ of
                                                                                                                                 INSPIRE and compatible with Minieres, FRANCE           Nottingham; WCMC
                                                                                                                                 the GEOSS (Global Earth                                2000;
                                                                                                                                 Observation System of
                                                                                                                                 Systems).


Cross-cutting research activities relevant to GEO
Call   Topic          Title                          Acronym      Project Website             Project No Type   Duration         Reearch Area                    Coordinator            UK Participants           International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Participation (non EU-27)

2      2008-4-1-2-1   In situ monitoring of oxygen   HYPOX                                     226213   CP      1/4/09-31/3/12   Monitoring and observing        Max-Planck             Scottish Association of Switzerland; Turkey;
                      depletion in hypoxic                                                                                       oxygen depletion throughout     Gesellschaft zur       Marine Science;         Ukraine;
                      ecosystems of coastal and                                                                                  the different Earth system      Foerderung der
                      open seas, and land-locked                                                                                 components.                     Wissenschaften e.V.,
                      water bodies.                                                                                                                              GERMANY
3      2009-4-1-2-1   Improving coordination, visibility EUGENE                                244165                                                            Deutsches Zentrum  None;                         None;
                      and impact of European                                                                                                                     fuer Luft und
                      GEOSS contributions by                                                                                                                     Laumfahrt, GERMANY
                      establishing a European
                      GEOSS Network.



Earth Observation activities in emerging areas
Call   Topic          Title                           Acronym     Project Website              Project No Type   Duration         Reearch Area                    Coordinator            UK Participants         International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Participation (non EU-27)

1      2007-4-1-3-2   Acoustic technology for         ACOBAR      http://acobar.nersc.no/       212887   FP      1/10/08-30/9/12 Monitoring the ocean interior,   Nansen Environmental Aquetec Telemetry Ltd Norway; USA;
                      observing the interiro of the                                                                              sea-floor and sub-seafloor.      and Remote Sensing
                      Arctic Ocean.                                                                                                                               Center, NORWAY

1      2007-4-1-3-2   Integration and enhancement EUROSITES       http://www.eurosites.info/    202955   FP       1/4/08-31/3/11 Monitoring the ocean interior,   NERC, UK               Univ of Aberdeen        Cape Verde; Norway;
                      of key existing European deep-                                                                             sea-floor and sub-seafloor.
                      ocean observatories.

1      2007-4-1-3-3   Regional pilot platform as EU   e-SOTER     http://www.esoter.net/        211578   FP         1/9/2008-     Development of a Global Soil    International Soil     Cranfield Univ; Univ of China; Morocco;
                      contribution to a Global Soil                                                                  29/2/12      Observing System.               Reference and          Nottingham
                      Observing System.                                                                                                                           Information Centre,
                                                                                                                                                                  NETHERLANDS
2      2008-4-1-3-1   Energy observation for          EnerGEO                                   226364   CP                       Developing Earth Observation    Nederlandse           None;                    Pakistan;
                      monitoring and assessment of                                                                                for the monitoring and          Organisatie voor
                      the environmental impact of                                                                                 prediction of environmental     Toegepast
                      energy use.                                                                                                 impacts from energy resource    Natuurwetenschappelij
                                                                                                                                  extraction, transportation      k Onderzoek,
                                                                                                                                  and/or exploitation.            NETHERLANDS


3      2009-4-1-3-1   Earth observation and           EO2HEAVEN                                 244100   CP                                                       Atos Origin Sociedad   Open Geospatial         Mozambique; South Africa;
                      environmental modelling for the                                                                                                             Anonima Espanola,      Consortium (Europe)
                      mitigation of heallth risks.                                                                                                                SPAIN                  Ltd;

3      2009-4-1-3-2   Earth Observation for           EO-MINERS                                 244242   CP                                                       Bureau de Recherches Anglo-American plc;    Chile; Israel; South Africa;
                      monitoring and observing                                                                                                                    Geologiques et       Mineral Industry
                      environmental and societal                                                                                                                  Minieres, FRANCE     Research Organisation;
                      impacts of mineral                                                                                                                                               NERC;
                      resources exploration and
                      exploitation.
3      2009-4-1-3-2   Impact monitoring of mineral    ImpactMin                                 244166   CP                                                       Geonardo               Univ of Exeter;         Bosnia and Herzegovina;
                      resources exploitation.                                                                                                                     Environmental                                  Croatia; Russia; Ukraine;
                                                                                                                                                                  Technologies Ltd,
                                                                                                                                                                  HUNGARY


Developing capacity building in the domain of earth observation in developing countries
Call   Topic          Title                           Acronym     Project Website              Project No Type   Duration         Reearch Area                    Coordinator            UK Participants         International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Participation (non EU-27)

1      2007-4-1-4-1   African-European                AEGOS       http://www.aegos-             212545   SA      1/12/08-31/5/11 Georesource information          BRGM, FRANCE           NERC;                   Burkina Faso; Ethiopia;
                      Georesources Observation                    project.org/                                                   system for Africa.                                                              Ghana; Guinea; Senegal;
                      System.                                                                                                                                                                                    South Africa; Tanzania;
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Uganda; Zambia;
1   2007-4-1-4-2   Coordinated Asia-European        CEOP-AEGIS   http://www.ceop-aegis.org/    212921   SICA   1/5/08-30/4/12 Improving observing systems        Laboratoire des          None;             China; India; Japan;
                   long-term observing system of                                                                              for water resource                 Sciences de l ’Image,
                   Qinghai-Tibet Plateau hydro-                                                                               management.                        de l ’Informatique et de
                   meteorological processes and                                                                                                                  la Télédétection, ULP,
                   the Asian-monsoon system                                                                                                                      FRANCE
                   with ground satellite image data
                   and numerical simulations.


1   2007-4-1-4-3   GEONETCast for and by         DevCoCast                                     211307   SA     1/5/08-30/4/11 Geonetcast applications for        Vlaams Instituut voor     NERC; Plymouth   Argentina; Brazil; Niger;
                   developing countries.                                                                                      developing countries.              Technologisch             Marine Lab;      South Africa;
                                                                                                                                                                 Onderzoek NV,
                                                                                                                                                                 BELGIUM
2   2008-4-1-4-1   Building capacity for a Black EnviroGRIDS     http://www.envirogrids.net/   226740   CP                    Developing necessary               Université de Genève, None;                Georgia; Japan; Russia;
                   Sea basin observation and                                                                                  research activities for capacity   SWITZERLAND                                Switzerland; Turkey;
                   assessment system supporting                                                                               building relevant to Earth                                                    Ukraine;
                   sustainable development.                                                                                   Observation and GEO in the
                                                                                                                              Black Sea basin.
3   2009-4-1-4-1   GEO Network for capacity      GEONetCab                                     244172   CSA                                                      Stichting International   None;            Morocco; South Africa;
                   building.                                                                                                                                     Institute for Geo-
                                                                                                                                                                 Information Science
                                                                                                                                                                 and Earth
                                                                                                                                                                 Observation,
                                                                                                                                                                 NETHERLANDS
3   2009-4-1-4-1   GEO capacity building initiative SEOCA                                      244176   CSA                                                      Technical University      None;            Kazhakstan; Kyrgyzstan;
                   in Central Asia.                                                                                                                              Berlin, GERMANY                            Tadjikistan; Turkey;
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Turkmenistan; Uzbekistan;
ENVIRONMENT (INCLUDING CLIMATE CHANGE)

Activity 6.4: Earth observation and assessment tools for sustainable development

Area 6.4.2: Forecasting methods and assessment tools for sustainable development
taking into account differing scales of observation

MAIN ACTIVITY LINES

Tools for impact assessment
Call   Topic          Title                           Acronym       Project Website                Project No Type   Duration        Research Area                     Coordinator           UK Participants          International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Participation (non EU-27)

1      2007-4-2-1-1   Prototypical policy impacts on PRIMA          https://prima.cemagref.fr/th    212345   FP         1/11/08-     Methodologies for scaling down    Centre National du    Univ of Newcastle upon Croatia; Norway;
                      multifunctional activities in rural           e-project                                           30/10/11     to the regional and local level   Machinisme Agricole   Tyne;
                      municipalities.                                                                                                the analysis of policy impacts    du Génie Rural, des
                                                                                                                                     on multifunctional land uses,     Eaux et des Forêts,
                                                                                                                                     and the economic activity.        FRANCE


1      2007-4-2-1-1   Transactional Environmental     TESS          http://www.tess-project.eu/     212304   FP      1/10/08-31/3/11 Methodologies for scaling down Aristotle University of Anatrack Ltd; NERC;       Turkey;
                      Support System.                                                                                                to the regional and local level Thessaloniki, GREECE Univ of Bournmouth;
                                                                                                                                     the analysis of policy impacts
                                                                                                                                     on multifunctional land uses,
                                                                                                                                     and the economic activity.


1      2007-4-2-1-3   Spatial-economic-ecological        SUST-RUS   http://sust-rus.org/en/         213091   SICA    1/1/09-31/12/11 Tools, methods and indicators Centre for Economic       None;                    Norway; Russia;
                      model for the assessment of                                                                                    for impact assessment of      and Financial
                      sustainability policies of Russia.                                                                             environmental and sustainable Research, RUSSIA
                                                                                                                                     development policies in
                                                                                                                                     international collaboration
                                                                                                                                     partner countries.



3      2009-4-2-1-1   Linking impact assessment       LIAISE                                        243826   NOE                                                       Alterra B.V.          NERC; Univ of East       None;
                      instruments to sustainability                                                                                                                    NETHERLANDS           Anglia;
                      expertise.


Sustainable development indicators
Call   Topic          Title                           Acronym       Project Website                Project No Type   Duration        Research Area                     Coordinator           UK Participants          International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Participation (non EU-27)

1      2007-4-2-2-1   INtegrating mainSTREAM         IN-STREAM      http://www.in-stream.eu/        211759   FP      1/10/08-30/9/11 Bridging mainstream indicators Ecologic, GERMANY        Institute for European   None;
                      economic indicators with those                                                                                 of economic performance with                            Environmental Policy;
                      of sustainable development.                                                                                    sustainable development                                 Univ of Bath;
                                                                                                                                     objectives.
2      2008-4-2-2-1   Geotraceability fair trade.         GEO FAIR TRADE http://www.geofairtrade.eu/        226494   BSG                      Engaging civil society in      Chambre de               None;                   Switzerland;
                                                                                                                                              research on sustainable        Commerce et
                                                                                                                                              development indicators.        d'Industrie du Gers,
                                                                                                                                                                             FRANCE
2      2008-4-2-2-1   One Planet Economy Network: OPEN: EU                                                  227065   BSG      1/9/09-31/8/11 Engaging civil society in       WWF-UK, UK               Institute of European   Norway; USA;
                      Europe.                                                                                                                research on sustainable                                  Environmental Policy;
                                                                                                                                             development indicators.                                  Univ of York;
2      2008-4-2-2-1   Participatory assessment of   PASSO                                                   226589   CSA     1/5/09-31/10/10 Engaging civil society in       Istituto di Studi per    None;                   None;
                      sustainable development                                                                                                research on sustainable         l'Integrazione dei
                      indicators on good governance                                                                                          development indicators.         Sistemi, ITALY
                      from the Civil Society
                      perspective.


Interplay between social economic and ecological systems
Call   Topic          Title                               Acronym            Project Website               Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                  Coordinator              UK Participants         International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Participation (non EU-27)

1      2007-4-2-3-1   Policies to promote sustainable POPP                                                  212269   FP       1/8/08-31/7/11 Methodologies for scaling down Institute for Applied     Univ College London;    None;
                      consumption patterns.                                                                                                  the analysis of policy impacts Ecology, GERMANY
                                                                                                                                             on multifunctional land uses,
                                                                                                                                             from economic-wide to the
                                                                                                                                             regional and local level.


1      2007-4-2-3-2   Partnering to enhance civil         CSOContribution2                                  212457   SA         1/11/08-      Engaging civil society in      UNEP/Wuppertal          WWF-UK;                  None;
                      society organisations'              SCP                                                                   31/10/10      research on sustainable        Institute Collaborating
                      contribution to research in                                                                                             development.                   Centre on Sustainable
                      sustainable consumption and                                                                                                                            Consumption and
                      production.                                                                                                                                            Production, GERMANY



1      2007-4-2-3-2   Civil Society for Sustainability.   CSS                                               212269   CSO     1/1/09-31/12/11 Engaging civil society in       Dialogik, GERMANY        None;                   None;
                                                                                                                                             research on sustainable
                                                                                                                                             development.
1      2007-4-2-3-2   European network engaging           ENCI-LowCarb                                      213106   SA       1/1/09-30/6/11 Engaging civil society in       Réseau Action Climat,    None;                   None;
                      civil society in low carbon                                                                                            research on sustainable         FRANCE
                      scenarios.                                                                                                             development.
1      2007-4-2-3-2   The development of indicators ESDinds                  http://www.brighton.ac.uk/s    212237   CSO     20/1/09-19/1/11 Engaging civil society in       Univ of Brighton, UK     Alliance of Religions   Costa Rica; Switzerland;
                      and assessment tools for CSO                           decu/research/esdinds/                                          research on sustainable                                  and Conservation;
                      values-based projects in                                                                                               development.                                             Bahai Agency for
                      education for sustainable                                                                                                                                                       Social and Economic
                      development.                                                                                                                                                                    Development;
1      2007-4-2-3-2   Integrating civil, scientific and SustainergyNet       http://www.sustainergynet.e    211662   CA       1/8/08-31/7/10 Engaging civil society in       Organisation for         None;                   Cameroon; Egypt; Kenya;
                      stakeholder knowledge towards                          u/                                                              research on sustainable         International Dialogue
                      African sustainable energy                                                                                             development.                    and Conflict
                      policy.                                                                                                                                                Management,
                                                                                                                                                                             AUSTRIA
2   2008-4-2-3-1   Rethinking Globalisation in the   CONVERGE         227030   CP                    Rethinking globalisation in the   The Schumacher            Univ of Bristol;           India;
                   light of Contraction and                                                          light of sustainable              Institute for Sustainable
                   CONVERGEnce.                                                                      development.                      Systems, UK

2   2008-4-2-3-1   Globalisation Informed by         GLOBIS           227055   CP    1/9/09-31/8/13 Rethinking globalisation in the    Lunds Universitet,         None;                     None;
                   Sustainable Development.                                                         light of sustainable               SWEDEN
                                                                                                    development.
2   2008-4-2-3-1   Sustainable development           SustainableRIO   227042   CP                    Rethinking globalisation in the   Institut du                London School of          None;
                   reflexive inputs to world                                                         light of sustainable              Développement              Economics and
                   organisation.                                                                     development.                      Durable et des             Political Science;
                                                                                                                                       Relations
                                                                                                                                       Internationales,
                                                                                                                                       FRANCE
2   2008-4-2-3-2   How to achieve sustainable        AWARE            226456   CSA   1/6/09-30/11/11 Enhancing connectivity            Istituto di studi per      None;                     Norway;
                   water ecosystems                                                                  between research and policy-      l'Integrazione dei
                   management connecting                                                             making in sustainable             Sistemi, ITALY
                   research, people and policy                                                       development.
                   makers in Europe.
2   2008-4-2-3-2   Brokering Environmentally         BESSE            226744   CP                    Enhancing connectivity            Universiteit Maastricht, Loughborough Univ;          None;
                   Sustainable Sanitation for                                                        between research and policy-      NETHERLANDS
                   Europe.                                                                           making in sustainable
                                                                                                     development.
2   2008-4-2-3-2   Policies and Research for an      PRIMUS           226814   CSA   1/5/09-30/4/12 Enhancing connectivity             ICLEI                      Univ of Northumbria;      None;
                   Integrated Management of                                                         between research and policy-       Europasekretariat
                   Urban Sustainability.                                                            making in sustainable              GmbH, GERMANY
                                                                                                    development.
2   2008-4-2-3-2   Policy Science Interactions:      PSI-connect      226915   CP    1/5/09-30/4/12 Enhancing connectivity             Netherlands                Cranfield Univ;           None;
                   connecting science and policy                                                    between research and policy-       Organisation for
                   through innovative knowledge                                                     making in sustainable              Applied Scientific
                   brokering.                                                                       development.                       Research,
                                                                                                                                       NETHERLANDS
3   2009-4-2-3-1   Assessing the role of economic POLICYMIX           244065   CP                                                      Stiftelsen Norsk Institutt International Institute   Brazil; Costa Rica; Norway;
                   instruments in policy mixes for                                                                                     for Naturforskning,        for Environment and
                   ecosystem services and                                                                                              NORWAY                     Development;
                   biodiversity conservation.


3   2009-4-2-3-2   Enhancing connectivity            CORPUS           244103   CP                                                      Institut fur Okologische None;                       Norway;
                   between research and                                                                                                Wirtschaftsforschung,
                   policymaking in sustainable                                                                                         GERMANY
                   consumption.
3   2009-4-2-3-2   Policy addressing climate         PACHELBEL        244024   CP                                                      Centro de                  Cardiff Univ; London    None;
                   change and learning about                                                                                           Investigaciones            School of Economics &
                   consumer behaviour and                                                                                              Energeticas,               Political Science; Univ
                   everyday life.                                                                                                      Medioambientales y         of Surrey;
                                                                                                                                       Tecnologicas-Ciemat,
                                                                                                                                       SPAIN
ENVIRONMENT (INCLUDING CLIMATE CHANGE)

Activity 6.5: Dissemination and horizontal activities

Area 6.5.1: Dissemination and horizontal activities                                             MAIN ACTIVITY LINES

Call   Topic          Title                          Acronym     Project Website                Project No Type   Duration         Research Area                    Coordinator              UK Participants          International
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Participation (non EU-27)

1      2007-5-1-1-1   Environment NCPs               ENV-NCP-                                    212494   CA      1/1/09-31/12/13 Transnational cooperation     Autoritatea Nationala Beta Technology;                Croatia; Iceland; India;
                      cooperating to improve their   TOGETHER                                                                     among NCPs.                   pentru Cercetare                                      Israel; Switzerland; Turkey;
                      effectiveness.                                                                                                                            Stiintifica, ROMANIA
2      2008-5-1-1-1   Communicating environmental ComEnvir                                       226919           1/5/09-30/4/13   Development of a methodology Ludwig Maximilians    None;                           Norway;
                      impacts on water quality,                                                                                    to exploit the results and   University, GERMANY
                      availability and use.                                                                                        enhance impacts of EU
                                                                                                                                   environment research
                                                                                                                                   activities.
2      2008-5-1-1-1   Organising dissemination on   ORCHESTRA                                    226521           1/9/09-31/8/12   Development of a methodology Istituto di Ricerche         PublicSpace Ltd;         None;
                      Results of projects on                                                                                       to exploit the results and   Farmacologiche Mario
                      Chemical Evaluation,                                                                                         enhance impacts of EU        Negri, ITALY
                      Spreading Techniques for Risk                                                                                environment research
                      Assessment.                                                                                                  activities.
2      2008-5-1-1-2   European Union and RussiA        E-URAL    http://www.e-ural.vsu.ru/en/    226517                            Research excellence and          Università Ca' Foscari   None;                    Russia;
                      Link for S&T co-operation in the                                                                             major infrastructure in Russia   di Venezia, ITALY
                      area of the environment.                                                                                     and potential for S&T co-
                                                                                                                                   operation with EU partners in
                                                                                                                                   the area of the environment.


3      2009-5-1-0-1   Scoping China’s environmental SPRING                                       244156   CSA                                                       Univ of Exter, UK        Univ of Bristol;         China; Norway;
                      research excellence and major
                      infrastructure: foresight,
                      potentials, and roadmaps.

3      2009-5-1-0-2   Conservation genetic            CONGRESS                                   244250   CSA                                                       Cardiff Univ, UK         Queen Mary and           None;
                      resources for effective species                                                                                                                                        Westfield College,
                      survival.                                                                                                                                                              Uni of London; Univ of
                                                                                                                                                                                             Durham;
3      2009-5-1-0-2   KNOwledge from Science to     KNOSSOS                                      244114   CSA                                                       UN Environment           None;                    None;
                      SOcitieS.                                                                                                                                     Programme, KENYA
3      2009-5-1-0-2   European marine research      MarineTT                                     244164   CSA                                                       AquaTT UETP Ltd,         None;                    None;
                      knowledge transfer and uptake                                                                                                                 IRELAND
                      of results.
3   2009-5-1-0-2   Mountain sustainability:        Mountain TRIP   244089   CSA   Oesterreichische   Perth College;   Switzerland;
                   Transforming research into                                     Akademie der
                   practice, regional development,                                Wissenschaften,
                   new communication tools.                                       AUSTRIA

				
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