AGRIWATER

Innovative and
Sustainable
Measures of
Keeping Water in
the Agricultural
Landscape

About Project

AGRIWATER (Innovative and Sustainable Measures of Keeping Water in the Agricultural Landscape) is an ERASMUS+ project that focuses on educating farmers, landowners as well as other stakeholders in possible ways on how to adapt to climate change and droughts innovatively and sustainably.

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Association of Private Farming of the Czech Republic
Project email: info@agriwater.eu
Samcova 1177/1 Prague 1, 11000 Czech Republic

About Agriwater

As climate change increases the likelihood of prolonged droughts throughout Europe, where areas will not see any precipitation for long periods of time, there will be shortages within the water supply. These shortages will result in the drying of crops, reduced soil quality, bring new pests, rodents and diseases as well as create a shortage of drinking water for farm animals such as cattle. Adaptations to droughts will need preparations, where farmers and landowners will need to consider their own possibilities such as close environment, soil characteristics, legal options and context. Therefore, the AGRIWATER project will try to help farmers and landowners start, implement, and sustainably maintain new water systems and/or other adaptation methods to droughts.

The project’s main goal is to help farmers maintain their agricultural lands by implementing innovative adaptation measures to droughts, as well as raise awareness amongst landowners about why it is necessary to care for their lands in this way. The project will run for 2 years and operate across the Belgium, Czech Republic, Cyprus, Germany, Italy and Spain. It became evident that all participating countries suffer from droughts in one way or another.

The project will create an educational platform where farmers and landowners can gain knowledge on the practical implementation of different adaptation strategies and water management systems which they can then use on their own land to better cope with droughts. The materials will cover current situations and possibilities in partner countries and best practice examples of innovative adaptation tools to drought from each partner country.

ASZ CR

The Association of Private Farming of the Czech Republic (APF CR) is a voluntary professional organization of private farmers in Czech Republic. All its activities are based on respect of old farming traditions and beliefs that family farms are the base of modern European agriculture and rural areas.The main focus of APF CR is the defence of the economic, social and professional interests of private farmers in the Czech Republic and abroad.

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HuL is doing business consulting in Germany for family farms. We focus on production, processing as well as selling/ logistics – the whole added value chain – of agricultural produce in the fields of food, feed, fibre, energy. With a special focus on social and ecological aspects besides the pure economy in the planning HuL assures sustainability of conceptualization and implementation. We aim at long term relation with our farmers as business partners.

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On Projects Advising SL is a consulting company, specialized in project management of European grants and offering training on European funding programs and projects. On Projects supports companies, organizations, and all kinds of institutions, both public and private, in the process of obtaining and managing grants.

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ELO is committed to promoting a sustainable and prosperous countryside and to increasing awareness relating to environmental and agricultural issues. Engaging various stakeholders, ELO develops policy recommendations and programmes of action. ELO organizes interdisciplinary meetings gathering together key actors from the rural sector and policy makers at the local, regional, national, and European level. Its ability to do all of this assures ELO its unique position among the think tanks.

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The Agricultural Research Institute (ARI) is a Department under the Ministry of Agriculture, Rural Development and Environment, of the Republic of Cyprus, founded in 1962 in cooperation with the Special Development Fund of the United Nations and the Food and Agriculture Organization. The Institute undertakes research within the wider domain of plant and animal production, develops/ adapts and evaluates under local conditions, scientific findings and technology available from international and regional research institutions. ARI’s contribution to the solution of actual problems and to the introduction of new technological methods and approaches in agricultural production is highly valued, both locally and abroad, as reflected preeminently in its selection by the European Commission in 2000 as a Center of Excellence in Agriculture and Environment.

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The Department of Agriculture, Food, Environment and Forestry (DAGRI) originated in 2019 from the union of two former Departments (GESAAF and DISPAA), bringing together a century long tradition of Agricultural and Forestry studies at the University of Florence. DAGRI is the second largest Department of the University of Florence and the only one in the Agricultural field, with over 125 academic staff, 60 technicians and administration personnel, 40 PhD students, 60 post doc and 50 research fellows.

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In compliance with the Act 3/2018 of 5 December on the Protection of Personal Data and Guarantee of Digital Rights transposing Regulation (EU) 2016/679, we inform you of the following information about our privacy and data protection policy:

Who the controller of the processing of your data?

The organization responsible of your data is Asociace soukromeho zemedelstvi Ceske republiky, ID E10133738. This is a non-governmental organization located in Prague, Czech Republic.

Address
Samcova 1177/1
11000
Praha 1

Telephone
+420266710413
+420266710414

Email contact
marketa.sandova@asz.cz

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The data we request from you are adequate, relevant and strictly necessary and in no case are you obliged to provide them to us, but their non-communication may affect the purpose of the service or the impossibility of providing it.

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Your data will be kept for the time required for the proper provision of the service offered, as well as to meet the responsibilities that may arise from it and any other legal requirement.

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The controller retains the right to restrict the rights set forth in Article 23 of the EU Regulation, if such restriction is provided to safeguard, in particular fundamental rights and freedoms and is a necessary and proportionate measure.

Where can I make a complaint?

If any interested party considers that their data are not being treated correctly, they can send their complaints to the following e-mail address; kristyna.strnadova@asz.cz, Asociace soukromeho zemedelstvi Ceske republiky.

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