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UN World Water Development Report 2019: Leaving No One Behind is now available!

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The UNESCO has just released the UN World Water Development Report 2019: Leaving No One Behind.  This new edition focuses on the possible improvement in water resources management and access to water supply and sanitation services to overcome poverty and fill in the gap of the...

Resource Nexus Policy & Cluster Workshop

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WssTP participated at theResource Nexus Policy & Cluster Workshop that took place at EASMEpremises on the 27th of November. The workshop started with a short presentation of the three Horizon2020 projects organising the event, SIM4NEXUS, MAGIC and DAFNE and featured four...

WssTP present at the CEWP PI ACCESS Program in Qingdao

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  This last 27th and 28th of June, WssTP was represented by Antonio Lo Porto (IRSA and Euraqua) at the CEWP ACCESS Program in Qingdao. During the session of “Relations of Rural Water and Food Security to the Water SDG“,  A. Lo Porto gave a presentation on...

Water Innovation Europe has been successfully concluded !

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The Water Innovation Europe 2018 edition dedicated to “The road towards a water-smart society: “Overcoming the water challenges of the future” was concluded on the 14th of June in Brussels, with about 200 participants joining us from the whole water sector. The two special...
Nicole Müller

Interview with Business Mathematician Nicole Annett Müller on TRUST’s Financial Sustainability Rating Tool

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Solid financial position of water and wastewater utilities builds the basis for their sustainable services in the future, because it allows adequate investments into infrastructure renewal, technical innovations and ecological measures. The Financial Sustainability Rating Tool...
cera water

Taking nanofiltration to the next level- Interview with Marcus Weyd

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          The EU-funded research project CeraWater with eight  (inter-)national partners has developed honeycomb-like ceramic nanofiltration (NF) membranes with anti-fouling coating for the application in water treatment and process...

Creating values: IP exploitation in Horizon 2020 – by Jörg Scherer

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Paving the route to successful exploitation, intellectual property (IP) takes an essential role in the entire life cycle of R&D projects funded through Horizon 2020, the new framework programme of the European Union (EU) for research and innovation for the period 2014-2020....
Richard Seeber

Interview with Richard Seeber

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Why did you found the Intergroup Water? What were your ambitions and expectations for it? My commitment to water began with the Bathing Water Directive, where I was a Shadow rapporteur. Subsequently, I was rapporteur to the Commission’s Communication on Floods and Droughts...
Peter Gammeltoft

Interview with Peter Gammeltoft

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What do you consider to have been the most remarkable change in water management in the EU Member States since you started in this position? In the first place, a major development has been the implementation of the Water Framework Directive (WFD) through the River Basin...