Hot DWF topics
DWRIP Annual Meeting
The Danish Water Research & Innovation Platform and DWF are arranging the 8th Annual Water Research Meeting, 30 January 2014 at KU Science, Frederiksberg. See final the program
See website for the event HERE
Strengthening Danish Export
Workshop 12 December 2013 in Copenhagen, invited by DWF, Trade Council and DEPA. Presentations from the meeting are now available. See here
News & Ongoing Events
Joint ERRIN-WssTP Info day on funding opportunities for water-related SMEs was held on Friday 24 January 2014. Presentations and pictures are now available. See more
Dansk Grundvandspartnerskab med Kina i regi af CEWP. Invitation til informationsmøder den 6. februar 2014 i København og den 7. februar 2014 i Aarhus. Se invitation her
7th World Water Forum
Invitation to participate in the 2nd Stakeholder Consultation Meeting towards the 7th World Water Forum in Daegu, Korea in 2015. The meeting will be held in Gyeongju, Republic of Korea, on February 27-28, 2014. See invitation here
Challenge Water Workshop
Workshop on innovation of technologies for energy production in micro scale in the the water sector, 16 January 2014 at Ferskvandscentret, Silkeborg. Registration to Tina Gade Nielsen: email@example.com Read more
7th WWF - First Announcement
The 7th World Water Forum has issued its First Announcement, which will serve as guiding principles for the work leading to 2015 and beyond. The 7th World Water Forum will take place in Daegu Gyeongbuk in the Republic of Korea, April 12-17, 2015. Read more
World Water Forum
The 2nd Stakeholders Consultation Meeting for the 7th World Water Forum will be held on 27 and 28 February 2014 in Gyeongju, Korea. The purpose is to discuss the Thematic Framework, its Action Goals and Action Tools and to develop Implementation roadmaps that will lead to a Global Action Agenda. Read more
DWF signs contract in Gujarat
On 3 September DWF signed a contract for a water audit in Rajkot City, Gujarat. More info here
DWF opens office in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
DWF has been given an office space in the water administration of Gujarat. The office can be utilised by our members. Contact for more info
Information about "EIP Water"
The European Innovation Partnership on Water is led by the DG Environment of the European Commission and aims to boost opportunities for innovation in the water sector. It is one of five initial EU Innovation Partnerships and facilitates the development of innovative solutions and approaches in the water sector that contribute to economic growth, solve societal challenges, create jobs and, last but not least, enhance Europe’s competitiveness. Read more
Water JPI - Pilot Call (pre-announcement)
Water JPI Pilot Call for Transnational Collaborative Research Projects. Topic: "Emerging water contaminants - anthropogenic pollutants and pathogens". Read more
Development Research Grants
Invitation to information meetings in Aalborg and Copenhagen for potential applicants for research grants related to development research grants within the new Call 2014 for Phase 1 Applications from North and South Driven Development Research Projects. Read more
World Water Forum
The world’s largest forum for water is being held in Korea in 2015 and Denmark is now applying to host the WWF in 2018. Deadline for application is end of May 2013. A number of large Danish companies working in the field of water are among the originators of this initiative. As far as we know, we are competing with Brazil and Russia and we expect a decision to be taken during the autumn of 2013. Read more (in Danish)
DWF key activities include:
Innovative Green System Solutions (in Danish)
The Danish Agency for Science Technology and Innovation is supporting the establishment of a network focusing on new partnerships and innovative green export within the water sector.
- Danish-Indian Wastewater Demonstration partnership A Danish partnership, aiming at upgrading a wastewater treatment plant in India with Danish technology and knowhow.
- Danish-Indian Sludge partnership A Danish partnership, aiming at utilising sludge from wastewater treatment plants in India with Danish technology and knowhow.
- Knowledge Network for Water & Development
- Danish Water Research Platform
- Climate Change Network in Southern Africa Sharing knowledge on the impacts of climate change for water, health and food security in Southern Africa is the focus of this North-South cooperation activity.
Danish Water Forum
Your gateway to water knowledge!
Danish Water Forum is a network of Danish water organizations aiming at highlighting Danish water expertise and knowledge and facilitating concerted actions. The competences and high standards of its members make DWF an excellent entry point to the Danish water sector and its services within all aspects of water industry, technology, science and management. DWF represents:
- Contractors and manufacturers
- Water companies and consultants
- Research institutions
- Government authorities and NGOs
DWF is open to all Danish organizations within water and related sectors such as environment, agriculture, and health.
Knowledge, research, production, engineering, and management
With our activities we aim at:
- promoting export of innovative Danish solutions for the water sector
- strengthening cooperation in the Danish water sector
- enhancing the visibility of Danish water expertise
- linking water networks in North and South
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