BONEX: Boosting nexus framework implementation in the mediterranean
ENHANCE KNOWLEDGE AND OVERCOME CURRENT BARRIERS TO TACKLE WATER SCARCITY IN SOUTHERN EUROPE
Water is a precondition to life on Earth and essential for a sustainable socioeconomic development, food security and healthy ecosystems. The growing population, the demographic changes, massive urbanisation trends and climate change, among other factors, are increasing pressure over the available water resources. The aim of the project “Water scarcity in South” is to enhance knowledge and overcome current barriers to tackle water scarcity in Southern Europe through innovation, entrepreneurship, education and communication.
This programme carries out a series of activities, from research to innovation and education, to joint efforts and effectively find the appropriate solutions to water shortages and contribute to reducing Europe’s water consumption and wastage by:
Long-term goal: promote the transition from ideas to business by supporting the development of innovative solutions to water scarcity.
Innovation Program: EIT RIS Innovation Program
Duration: January 1, 2020 – December 31, 2020