SWIM and Horizon 2020 SM
Countries: North Africa and the Middle East (Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Palestine, [Syria] and Tunisia)
The SWIM-H2020 SM Project (Sustainable Water Integrated Management and Horizon 2020 Support Mechanism 2016-2019) funded by the European Union aims to contribute to reduced marine pollution and a sustainable use of scarce water resources in the countries of North Africa and the Middle East . The Project is the continuation and merging of two successful previous EU-funded service contracts, Horizon 2020 Capacity Building/Mediterranean Environment Programme (H2020 CB/MEP) (2009-2014) and the Sustainable Water Integrated Management Support Mechanism (SWIM SM) (2010-2015).
Implementing partners: LDK Consultants Engineers and Planners S.A. Greece (the lead company), Catalan Waste Agency (hosting institution of Regional Activity Centre for Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP/RAC)). Spain, EEIG UT-SEMIDE. France, GLOBE ONE Ltd. Greece, Haskoning DHV Nederland B.V. Netherlands, LDK Consultants Europe S.A. Belgium, Mediterranean Information Office for Environment, Culture and Sustainable Development (MIO-ECSDE). Greece, Milieu Ltd. Belgium, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. Greece, Umweltbundesamt GmBH. Austria, WS Atkins International Ltd. United Kingdom
Local partners: Arab Countries Utilities Association (ACWUA). Jordan
Arab Network for Environment and Development (RAED). Egypt