Alcamo, Italy, 24th -27th May 2022
In the framework of the project EVE: Efficiency and Valorization of irrigation watEr through pilot actions in Sicily and Tunisia,from the 24th to the 27th of May, the cross-border visit Tunisia-Italy was held in Alcamo, Sicily, area of intervention of the project.
A technical delegation formed by the project coordinator of EVE – ICU Tunisia, the Main Beneficiary, the technical coordinator and the representative of the Société de Gestion de la Technopole de Borj Cédria, Partner 2, and the representative of the Commissariat Régional au Développement Agricole of Nabeul, Associate Partner 1, went to Alcamo to meet the team of Partner 1 of the project, the Municipality of Alcamo.
The visit was an excellent opportunity for the sharing of experiences and the transfer of knowledge between the project partners. The technical staff visited the wastewater treatment plant of the Municipality of Alcamo and met some of the farmers and visited as well their agricultural parcels that will be irrigated with ultrafiltration systems. In addition, a project presentation workshop was organized for students of the G. Caruso Technical Institute of Alcamo. The different partners involved in the initiative presented the project, the objectives, the activities and the expected results.
ICU is very thankful to the Municipality of Alcamo staff for their warm welcome and hospitality received.