Time to take stock of project’s accomplishments, constraints and prospects for the future
Seven months after the beginning of the execution phase, the second Steering Committee of WATERMEDYIN project is taking place on June 7, 2021.
For this meeting of the project governing body, the International Coordination team of CIHEAM Bari is joining with a representative of the Italian Cooperation and of the national Counterparts. The Project Management Units will also contribute to a thorough discussion, aiming at monitoring the state of the art of the project, as well as the next steps to be undertaken.
The agenda has been structured around the following objectives:
In addition, the discussion is going to address the adaptation plan of the project activities due to the current Covid-19 situation, the continuation of the project with a group of three target countries – instead of four as initially planned – and will provide a strategic guidance to the initiatives and action yet to be undertaken.
One of the aim of the second Steering Committee is to showcase the main results and achievements to date.
Giving all the activities and actions implemented by the project so far, is worth mentioning the following milestones:
Considering the situation of the region, and the persisting crises at national level, WaterMedyin is testing a set of best practices on the ground, impacting the innovation ecosystems already, benefiting a set of key target groups, such as the Innovation Support Organizations, the Startups, and empowering youth and women. A careful preparatory work by the PMUs will set the ground for the Steering Committee to discuss and give an orientation for the way to go of the project. And beyond