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SafeWaterAfrica SIGNED

Self-Sustaining Cleaning Technology for Safe Water Supply and Management in Rural African Areas

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Project "SafeWaterAfrica" data sheet

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Coordinator
FRAUNHOFER GESELLSCHAFT ZUR FOERDERUNG DER ANGEWANDTEN FORSCHUNG E.V. 

Organization address
address: HANSASTRASSE 27C
city: MUNCHEN
postcode: 80686
website: www.fraunhofer.de

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 Coordinator Country Germany [DE]
 Project website https://safewaterafrica.eu/
 Total cost 2˙989˙998 €
 EC max contribution 2˙989˙998 € (100%)
 Programme 1. H2020-EU.3.5.4. (Enabling the transition towards a green economy and society through eco-innovation)
 Code Call H2020-WATER-2015-two-stage
 Funding Scheme RIA
 Starting year 2016
 Duration (year-month-day) from 2016-06-01   to  2019-11-30

 Partnership

Take a look of project's partnership.

# participants  country  role  EC contrib. [€] 
1    FRAUNHOFER GESELLSCHAFT ZUR FOERDERUNG DER ANGEWANDTEN FORSCHUNG E.V. DE (MUNCHEN) coordinator 476˙786.00
2    CONDIAS GMBH DE (ITZEHOE) participant 429˙802.00
3    COUNCIL FOR SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH ZA (PRETORIA) participant 403˙906.00
4    UNIVERSIDAD DE CASTILLA - LA MANCHA ES (CIUDAD REAL) participant 281˙482.00
5    STELLENBOSCH UNIVERSITY ZA (STELLENBOSCH) participant 270˙453.00
6    UNIVERSITA DEGLI STUDI DI FERRARA IT (FERRARA) participant 268˙625.00
7    VIRTUAL CONSULTING ENGINEERS VCE ZA (PRETORIA) participant 235˙462.00
8    ADVANCE CALL PTY LTD ZA (PRETORIA) participant 229˙527.00
9    SALOMON LDA MZ (MAPUTO) participant 208˙327.00
10    TSHWANE UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY ZA (PRETORIA) participant 185˙625.00

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 Project objective

This project focuses on a major challenge in African countries: In the 15 sub-Saharan African countries 108 million people have limited or even no access to clean water. The SafeWaterAfrica project will research and develop an autonomous and decentralized water treatment system for rural and peri-urban areas which is highly efficient in the degradation of harmful pollutants and at the same time very effective in killing microbiological contaminants. The system will be designed to provide 300 people in rural areas. With a market penetration of 3000 systems the project has the potential to supply 900,000 people within app. four years after the end of the project. The project includes capacity building and business development so that system ownership and responsibility are in the hands of the local rural communities. The joint European-African development will result in a low-cost solution easy to handle and operate. It will take into account the specific cultural aspects of the region and will be designed for operation with local staff and in the responsibility of local communities or local water service providers, respectively. These “Made in Africa” systems will therefore have a high level of acceptance in the rural areas which promotes the implementation of the technology. Ten transdisciplinary partners from Europe and Africa, assisted by eight enterprises and organisations in the Advisory Board, will work jointly over a project duration of 42 months to adapt a specific European water treatment technology into an African water treatment system solution. Besides, SafeWaterAfrica will generate the technological basis for innovative business models related to the development of water treatment products, which are produced, installed, operated and maintained in Africa. The resulting creation of new jobs will contribute to the social well-being and will promote economic growth in the rural and peri-urban areas of the southern African countries.

 Deliverables

List of deliverables.
Business models Documents, reports 2020-04-24 23:39:00
System improvement Documents, reports 2020-04-24 23:38:28
Data Management Plan D Open Research Data Pilot 2020-04-24 23:40:29
Education programs Documents, reports 2020-04-24 23:39:34
EU Exploitation Workshop Other 2020-04-24 23:37:09
Technical workshop at test site Other 2020-04-24 23:38:44
Training strategies Documents, reports 2020-04-24 23:37:25
Water Technology Forum Other 2020-04-24 23:39:53
Demonstrator systems Demonstrators, pilots, prototypes 2020-04-24 23:36:33
Distribution to water communities Documents, reports 2020-04-24 23:40:11
System monitoring Documents, reports 2020-04-24 23:39:16
Data Management Plan C Open Research Data Pilot 2019-11-22 12:04:46
Prototype built and installed Demonstrators, pilots, prototypes 2019-05-09 22:30:30
Data Management Plan B Open Research Data Pilot 2019-05-09 22:30:30
Prototype testing Documents, reports 2019-05-09 22:30:30
CabECO modules Demonstrators, pilots, prototypes 2019-05-09 22:30:30
PEDR Documents, reports 2019-05-09 22:30:30
Remote monitoring and semi-autonomous functioning Other 2019-05-09 22:30:30
Data Management Plan A Open Research Data Pilot 2019-05-09 22:30:30
Operating parameters and water condition reporting Documents, reports 2019-05-09 22:30:30
Electrode-water correlation Documents, reports 2019-05-09 22:30:30

Take a look to the deliverables list in detail:  detailed list of SafeWaterAfrica deliverables.

 Publications

year authors and title journal last update
List of publications.
2020 Verlicchi, Grillini
Surface Water and Groundwater Quality in South Africa and Mozambique—Analysis of the Most Critical Pollutants for Drinking Purposes and Challenges in Water Treatment Selection
published pages: 305, ISSN: 2073-4441, DOI: 10.3390/w12010305
Water 12/1 2020-02-04
2019 J. Isidro, D. Brackemeyer, C. Sáez, J. Llanos, J. Lobato, P. Cañizares, T. Matthee, M.A. Rodrigo
Operating the CabECO® membrane electrolytic technology in continuous mode for the direct disinfection of highly fecal-polluted water
published pages: 110-115, ISSN: 1383-5866, DOI: 10.1016/j.seppur.2018.04.070
Separation and Purification Technology 208 2019-05-23
2019 Javier Llanos, Julia Isidro, Cristina Sáez, Pablo Cañizares, Manuel A Rodrigo
Development of a novel electrochemical coagulant dosing unit for water treatment
published pages: 216-221, ISSN: 0268-2575, DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5767
Journal of Chemical Technology & Biotechnology 94/1 2019-05-23
2018 J. Isidro, J. Llanos, C. Sáez, J. Lobato, P. Cañizares, M.A. Rodrigo
Pre-disinfection columns to improve the performance of the direct electro-disinfection of highly faecal-polluted surface water
published pages: 135-140, ISSN: 0301-4797, DOI: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2018.05.040
Journal of Environmental Management 222 2019-05-27
2018 Julia Isidro, Javier Llanos, Cristina Sáez, Dirk Brackemeyer, Pablo Cañizares, Thorsten Matthee, Manuel A. Rodrigo
Can CabECO® technology be used for the disinfection of highly faecal-polluted surface water?
published pages: 346-352, ISSN: 0045-6535, DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2018.06.106
Chemosphere 209 2019-05-23
2018 Achille De Battisti, Paolo Formaglio, Sergio Ferro, Mustafa Al Aukidy, Paola Verlicchi
Electrochemical disinfection of groundwater for civil use – An example of an effective endogenous advanced oxidation process
published pages: 101-109, ISSN: 0045-6535, DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2018.05.062
Chemosphere 207 2019-05-23

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