The BMBF funding measure GRoW

The BMBF funding measure GRoW

Population growth, climate change and drinking water shortages make sustainable use of water resources worldwide one of the greatest challenges of the 21st century. As a contribution to solving the emerging conflicts surrounding the "blue gold", the BMBF has launched the funding measure "Global Resource Water (GRoW)" on the basis of the Agenda 2030.

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20 - 21 October 2020

Water as a Global Resource Conference, Berlin

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Water as a global resource



SaWaM Image Movie

Künstliche Intelligenz in der Umweltforschung

STEER: Introducing the Diagnostic Water Governance Tool

Facts and figures about GRoW


Duration: I/2017 – III/2020
Joint research projects: 12
Funded partners: 90