Cooperation offers opportunities to scale-up
research and technological potential,
enhance competitiveness, support the
regional socio-economic development and
reinforce the market placement of new and
innovative products. These cooperation
approaches often fail due to constraints on
resources, capabilities, instruments and
funding. On the other hand, over 2.000
Clusters only in the European Union covering
all sectors and able to realize an inter-sectorial
framework, as well as related clusters and
networks in the southern Mediterranean
countries, form a great potential for
The ClusDevMed Project – Clusters Development–aims tocreate the condition for the reinforcement of the existing clusters in the Mediterranean Area, with the support of other EU expertise and policies, and with the aim to bridge the distance among different stakeholders with the same objectives, and to find a way to create a common approach to solve the food-water-energy nexus.
The project is funded by the European Union under Horizon 2020 Programme, MarieSkłodowska-Curie Actions under the Research and Innovation Staff Exchange scheme (RISE).
ClusDevMed priority topics are: Agribusiness, agro food, food security – Energy – Water Core.
ClusDev areas of Interest: e-Learning, Educational Technology, Green Technology, affordable and healthy food, energy efficiency and renewable energy, water reuse and wastewater treatment.