Dietrich Borchardt appointed as representative of Germany to the Scientific Advisory Board of PRIMA
Dietrich Borchardt was nominated by the Finding Commission for the Scientific Advisory Board of the "Partnership for Research and Innovation in the Mediterranean (PRIMA)" as representative of Germany and has now been elected to this body by the PRIMA General Assembly for a term of three years. PRIMA is an initiative of 11 EU and 9 non-EU countries with a budget of € 220 million over a period of 10 years. The PRIMA program aims to strengthen research, innovation and capacity development in the Mediterranean region in the areas of water management and agro-food systems with a multidisciplinary approach. Key topics include: a) sustainable management of water resources and the environment; (b) sustainable land management systems under Mediterranean environmental conditions; (c) value chains for regional and local development in the Mediterranean.