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Joint Programming Initiative 'Water Challenges for a Changing World'
Wednesday, June 13, 2012
 

Dr. Despo Fatta-Kassinos joins the governing Scientific and Technological Board (STB) of the Joint Programming Initiative 'Water Challenges for a Challenging World'. The Joint Programming Iniative (JPI) is composed of 17 partners (16 countries and the European Commission) and six observers.

As per the JPI, 'The STB is comprised of Academia and Industry experts conducting research, development and innovation in the fields of interest of this JPI. Members of the STB shall be visionary Senior experts with recognized leadership in the specific relevant fields covered by the Water JPI. They shall come from public or private research and development institutions. The members of the STB shall serve in their individual capacity as independent experts. They shall be elected among the most pre-eminent scientists in the field. Their independence and integrity shall be beyond doubt.'