Dynamics-aerosol-chemistry-cloud interactions in West Africa

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The Dynamics-aerosol-chemistry-cloud interactions in West Africa (DACCIWA) project ist funded by the European Union 7th Framework Programm to investigate the influence of anthropogenic and natural emissions on the atmospheric composition over South West Africa and to assess their impact on human and ecosystem health and agricultural productivity.

It is a large project (~€10M) with project partners in Germany, France, UK, Switzerland, Ghana and Nigeria. 

It forms part of a cluster of projects funded by the European Union to investigate aerosols and climate.

The text of this website is available for modification and reuse under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution - Sharealike 3.0 Unported License and the GNU Free Documentation License (unversioned, with no invariant sections, front-cover texts or back-cover texts). 

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DACCIWA has received funding from the European Union 7th Framework Programme (FP7/2007-2013) under Grant Agreement no. 603502
08 December 2016
Welcome to the Fourth newsletter of the DACCIWA Project! This newsletter is part of our effort to communicate our research activities with the scientific community, the general public and policymakers.
27 October 2016
The ULISSE / DACCIWA movie is about the logistic and scientific aspects of the field campaign. Produced by Arnaud Mansat.
Air Pollution and Health
21 October 2016
Article by the Guardian citing the OECD report on the costs of air pollution in Africa.
16 September 2016
Insights on the DACCIWA field campaign in Juli 2016.
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