An EU H2020 project
June 2016 - November 2019
The 7 "WATER FOR AFRICA" projects in which FLOWERED Project, (Topics financed under the Water 5B and Water 5C 2015*) were present at this important event which takes place in Chania, Crete from June 25 to June 28, 2018, through a common exhibition booth and various presentations, provided by the project coordinator, Prof. Giorgio Ghiglieri (University of Cagliari – Italy), and the dissemination and communication coordinator, M Lamine Babasy, from Sahara and Sahel Observatory (OSS).
The conference topics have been expanded to include new challenges, future trends, directions and most recent technological innovations for management and restoration of a wide range of contaminated sites and marine environments as well as on resource preservation through recycling and bio-based reclamation, towards to a circular economy model implementation.
*In order to better tackle water-related challenges in Africa, the European Union launched in 2015 two dedicated Horizon 2020 calls: Water-5b-2015 "A coordination platform" and Water-5c-2015 "Development of water supply and sanitation technology, systems and tools, and/or methodologies".
The seven Horizon 2020 projects are expected to encourage:
This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement N°690378