An EU H2020 project
June 2016 - May 2019
Sustainable water supply and sanitation is fundamental to the food security, health, survival, societal well-being and economic growth in Africa. Indeed, developing countries are particularly vulnerable to water-related problems, which are expected to be exacerbated in the future by climate change. 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 actions mentioned here were selected in the context of these two calls. They 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