NOVIWAM in southern european regions: a new water cluster approach

The NOVIWAM project (Novel Integrated Water Management Systems for Southern Europe) aims to promote interregional coope - ration on tools and methods for water mana - gement at river basin level. The International Office for Water is involved in various areas of the project, such as analyses of gaps, weaknesses and opportunities of decision-making supporting tools, drafting of a guide for regional authorities to promote internationalization of research and innovation, but also communication and dissemination, as well as the coordination of the French group of partners (Poitou-Charentes Region, INRA, CEMAGREF/IRSTEA).