VicInAqua is a medium-scale focused research project that has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 689427.
11 partners from 7 European and African countries aims at developing an integrated approach for water management by providing an integral, sustainable, innovative, cost effective and robust solution for water sanitation combined with the demand for clean water in aquaculture and irrigation in the Lake Victoria basin.


Related organisations & initiatives

European Union websites:
The Water Information System for Europe (WISE)
DG Environment -Water
European Environment agency (EEA)

European Technology and Innovation Platforms:
Water supply and sanitation Technology Platform (WssTP)
European Aquaculture Technology and Innovation Platform (EATIP)
Renewable Heating and Cooling (RHC)
European Technology Platform on Engineering Materials and Technologies (EuMaT)
European Technology Platform for sustainable Chemistry (SusChem)
European initiative for sustainable development by Nanotechnologies (NANOfutures)

National and International networks and initiatives:

Water and Wasterwater
European Water association (EWA)
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) Water
UN Water
Global Water Operators’ Partnership Alliance - UN Habitat (GWOPA)
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
World Water Council
International Water Association (IWA)
European Water partnership (EWP)

Water supply & sanitation collaborative council (WSSCC)
Sanitation and water for all
Sanitation updates: News, Opinions and Resources for Sanitation for All
World Health Organisation - Water Sanitation Health
World Bank - Sanitation
The water blog

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) - Fisheries and Aquaculture department
World Bank -Sustainable Aquaculture
Global Aquaculture alliance

Renewable energy
European Solar Thermal Electricity Association (ESTELA)
European Biogas association (EBA)
SolarPower Europe (European Photovoltaic Industry Association)
European Association for Renewable Energy (EUROSOLAR)

Project documentation & further context

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