THEMATIC AREA: WEFE Nexus
TOPIC: WEFE Nexus Award
TYPE OF ACTION: Prize
TOTAL INDICATIVE AMOUNT ALLOCATED TO THIS CALL: EUR 20 000 for two prizes
OPENING DATE: 5 March, 2021
DEADLINE; 15 July, 2021 (17:00h Barcelona time)
This award is to recognise and celebrate outstanding teams of researchers and practitioners that have used their results to demonstrate the wider socio-economic benefits of their proposed practices through a WEFE Nexus approach in the Mediterranean region.
The Prize recognizes “research teams and practitioners” that have devised and demonstrated the successful implementation on the ground of combined management practices of water, energy, food and ecosystem resources in the Mediterranean, at local, sub Regional or regional level.
– demonstrate the wider socio-economic benefits of their proposed practices going beyond a fragmented system of sectors and players;
– demonstrate that they have directly exploited their proposed solutions or have played an active role in the uptake of the results by third parties, in particular, influencing policy change;
– demonstrate the replication and upscaling of the potential of the proposed Water-Energy-Food-Ecosystems Nexus solutions;
Type of action: Prize
Prize winners will be announced at the 2021 WEFE Sciences Advances Conference which will be held online in 27 – 29 September 2021
More info: https://wefe-nexus-medconf-2021.eu
Model Rules of Contest (RoC) of the PRIMA WEFE Nexus Award, as approved by the PRIMA-IS Director can be downloaded below: