Aquatic environment and resources

Effects of Climate Change on Volta Lake Resources (VOLTRES)

Africa is very likely to experience higher temperature increases than the rest of the earth during the 21st century. Extreme rainfall events are predicted to increase for West Africa. Climate change…
Total grant
4,979,069

Sustainable Fish Feed Development in Ghana

Aquaculture production in Ghana has quadrupled over the past ten years, mainly driven by the development of tilapia culture. Notwithstanding, cultured fish still constitutes less than 10% of national…
Total grant
4,999,162

Better use of nutrition resources for sustaining aquaculture production in Central Vietnam under climate change condition

This project is proposed to the Danish government for funding and scheduled to be implemented from April 2012 to April 2015. The main objective of the project is to contribute to the sustainable…
Total grant
4,694,767

Innovative Cleaning Technologies for Production of Drinking Water during Flooding Episodes (A-WATER)

Clean freshwater is a resource indispensable to all life and it is needed in large quantities for almost any human activity. Climate, freshwater, biophysical and socio-economic systems are…
Total grant
5,044,998

Arsenic contamination of groundwater in the Red River Delta in Vietnam, VietAs Phase II

The use of groundwater for drinking water has been promoted by DANIDA and other aid organisations in both Vietnam and Bangladesh. Unfortunately it was discovered that the groundwater in these…
Total grant
8,334,000

O2 requirements of the air-breathing fishes Pangasius hypophthalmus and Channa striatus

The air-breathing fish, Pangasius hypophthalmus and Channa striatus, are two of the most important fish species in the aquaculture of the Mekong Delta in Vietnam. In particular Pangasius aquaculture…
Total grant
1,890,220

Training and Research on physiological constraints in aquaculture in the Mekong

The Mekong Delta (MD) covers approx 12% of Vietnam, but accounts for more than half of the total agricultural production and for more than 60% of its fish production. Aquaculture has become a huge…
Total grant
4,471,066