Partner offer (competences/expertise)
Water&Soil® Ltd. (W&S) is an agricultural material producer company addressing one of the greatest limitations to global agriculture: water scarcity. A team of scientists, agronomists, economists has developed a product called "Water Retainer" designed to reduce the impacts of climate change. By creating better humidity situation in the soil, the product offers several advantages and its application results in increased microbiologic life activity, it increases crop yields, helps better germination and reduces salinization. Its deployment makes farming possible on dry areas and provides good ROI to farmers.
The developers wish to look out for a coordinator and project partners involved in a H2020 or LIFE Climate Action project addressing the current or projected impacts of climate change, with the aim of responding to the challenges of water retention on areas hit by severe drought. The folowing competences might be required:
• scientific and pragmatic expertise on the implementation of European/ national strategic measures on climate change mitigation and adaptation in the sectors of agriculture/ water management/environment / mining;
• a European/ regional non governmental network on the promotion of climate change adaptation and mitigation measures in the relevant sectors;
• sme-s offering testing areas in Europe;
• public authorities specialized in or interested in climate change impacts.
Demonstrating innovative nature-based solutions in cities (a) Demonstrating innovative nature-based solutions for climate and water resilience in cities (IA)
National Research, Development and Innovation Office