24 January 2019, Barcelona. The UfM will host on January 24 and 25 the PRIMA Board of Trustees which, among other topics, will deal with the Results of sections 1 and 2 of the 2018 calls.
PRIMA is the Partnership for Research and Innovation in the Mediterranean Area with an ambitious joint programme to be undertaken in the frame of Euro-Mediterranean cooperation. PRIMA aims to “build research and innovation capacities and to develop knowledge and common innovative solutions for agro-food systems, to make them sustainable, and for integrated water provision and management in the Mediterranean area, to make those systems and that provision and management more climate resilient, efficient, cost-effective and environmentally and socially sustainable, and to contribute to solving water scarcity, food security, nutrition, health, well-being and migration problems upstream”. PRIMA gathers European Union Member States, Horizon 2020 Associated Countries and Mediterranean Partner Countries on an equal footing basis (co-ownership, co-management and co-funding) with the Participation of the European Commission, under the framework of an art.185 TFEU.