The Partnership for Research and Innovation in the Mediterranean Area (PRIMA) will open a contest for 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 and or regional level. Contestants should have at least one legal entity established in a PRIMA Participant State. The criteria are the following:
- From results to societal benefits –demonstrate the wider socio-economic benefits of their proposed practices going beyond a fragmented system of sectors and players.
- Uptake of solutions – 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.
- Replicability of solutions- demonstrate the replication and upscaling potential of the proposed Water-Energy-Food-Ecosystems Nexus solutions.
The contest is open for application until the 15 June 2021.
More information is available at the PRIMA website.