In this section we present our projects connected with research, networking and other activities


Democratisation of Water and Sanitation Governance by means of Socio-technical Innovation (DESAFIO)


Second International Conference – Rio de Janeiro,
27-28 July 2015

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The EU has published a brief synopsis of DESAFIO’s key recommendations in a selection of the most relevant projects on development funded under the Seventh Framework Programme for research and technological development (FP7): Open the Door: Social Science Research for Development and a Sustainable Future


Horizon 2020, the biggest EU Research and Innovation programme ever with almost €80 billion of funding, published a report about DESAFIO’s progress in a story about successful EU-funded projects in their official website. Read it here


Latin American Network for Academic Collaboration and Exchange for the Study of Water Management (LANACE)



Urban Rainwater Harvesting from Niche to Mainstream: Challenges and Opportunities for Planning (UrbanRain)



Barriers and Conditions for the Involvement of Private Capital and Enterprise in Water Supply and Sanitation in Latin America and Africa: Seeking Economic, Social, and Environmental Sustainability (PRINWASS)