EUREKA IS AN INTERGOVERNMENTAL ORGANISATION FOR MARKET-DRIVEN INDUSTRIAL R&D. ACQUEAU IS PART OF ITS COMMUNITY AND IT IS ONE OF ITS CLUSTERS.
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THE EUROSTARS PROGRAMME IS A JOINT PROGRAMME BETWEEN EUREKA AND THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION AND THE FIRST EUROPEAN FUNDING AND SUPPORT PROGRAMME TO BE SPECIFICALLY DEDICATED TO RESEARCH-PERFORMING SMES.


NEW NETWORK PROMOTED JOINTLY BY ACQUEAU, WSSTP, AQUA PUBLICA, EUREA, EWA AND EWP. ITS MAIN OBJECTIVE IS ACHIEVING A MORE COHERENT AND THUS MORE EFFECTIVE REPRESENTATION AND VISIBILITY FOR WATER AT THE EUROPEAN UNION LEVEL.


THE EUROPEAN WATER ASSOCIATION (EWA) IS AN INDEPENDENT NON-GOVERNMENTAL AND NON-PROFIT MAKING ORGANISATION DEALING WITH THE MANAGEMENT AND IMPROVEMENT OF THE WATER ENVIRONMENT.


THE EUROPEAN INNOVATION PARTNERSHIP ON WATERIS AN INITIATIVE WITHIN THE EU 2020 INNOVATION UNION. THE EIP WATER FACILITATES THE DEVELOPMENT OF INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS TO ADDRESS MAJOR EUROPEAN AND GLOBAL WATER CHALLENGES.


EIP WATER FINANCIAL INSTRUMENTS TO SUPPORT PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SECTOR IN WATER INNOVATION. ACQUEAU IS ONE OF THE MEMBERS OF FINNOWATER ACTION GROUP.


EUREAU IS THE VOICE OF EUROPE’S DRINKING WATER AND WASTE WATER SERVICE OPERATORS WHICH COLLECTIVELY PROVIDE WATER SERVICES TO MORE THAN 400 MILLION PEOPLE. BOTH, THE PRIVATE AND THE PUBLIC SECTOR ARE REPRESENTED WITHIN THE ORGANIZATION WHICH COUNTS 30 MEMBERS FROM 27 COUNTRIES. THE MEMBERS ARE NATIONAL ASSOCIATIONS FROM EU AND EFTA COUNTRIES.


AQUA PUBLICA EUROPEA (APE) IS AN INTERNATIONAL, NOT-FOR-PROFIT ASSOCIATION FOUNDED IN 2008 TO PROMOTE PUBLIC WATER MANAGEMENT AT EUROPEAN AND INTERNATIONAL LEVEL. ITS MEMBERS ARE PUBLICLY OWNED WATER AND SANITATION SERVICES, TOGETHER WITH THEIR NATIONAL AND REGIONAL ASSOCIATIONS. IT IS THE ONLY INTERNATIONAL NETWORK FOCUSING ON WATER GOVERNANCE AND POLICY ISSUES EXCLUSIVELY FROM THE PUBLIC SECTOR PERSPECTIVE.


WSSTP IS THE EUROPEAN TECHNOLOGY PLATFORM FOR WATER. INITIATED BY THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION IN 2004, WSSTP STRIVES TO PROMOTE COORDINATION AND COLLABORATION OF RESEARCH AND INNOVATION IN THE EUROPEAN WATER SECTOR, IMPROVING SAME TIME ITS COMPETITIVENESS


NETWERC H2O IS AN ASSOCIATION FOR EUROPEAN MUNICIPAL AND REGIONAL GOVERNMENTS WHOSE OBJECTIVE IS THE PROMOTION AND DEVELOPMENT OF SUSTAINABLE PRACTICES RELATED TO THE MANAGEMENT OF WATER.


FOUNDED IN 2001, ERRIN IS A BRUSSELS-BASED PLATFORM OF RESEARCH AND INNOVATION ORGANISATIONS AND STAKEHOLDERS IN REGIONS. ERRIN AIMS TO STRENGTHEN REGIONAL RESEARCH AND INNOVATION CAPACITIES BY EXCHANGING INFORMATION, SHARING BEST PRACTICE, SUPPORTING EUROPEAN PROJECT DEVELOPMENT, POLICY SHAPING AND PROFILE RAISING BY WORKING TOGETHER WITH A PARTNERSHIP APPROACH.


THE COUNCIL OF THE EUROPEAN UNION HAS LAUNCHED THE JOIN INITIATIVE PROGRAMME IN 2011. IT AIMS TO CONTRIBUTE TO THE REDUCTION OF FRAGMENTATION OF EFFORTS BY MEMBER STATES AND MOBILISATION OF SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND RESOURCES, WITH A VIEW TO STRENGTHENING EUROPE'S LEADERSHIP AND COMPETITIVENESS ON WATER RESEARCH AND INNOVATION.