Water Nexus was a policy support research project conducted between January 2019 and December 2020. The overall goal of the project was to support the Belgian Development cooperation in the design and implementation of an effective water strategy. It was conducted by a consortium of universities from Flanders and Wallonia, that is UClouvain, KULeuven, UGhent, UAntwerp, ULB, and ULiège. It was guided by a support committee which consisted of representatives of the Directorate-General for Development Cooperation (DGD), ARES, Enabel, and Join for Water.
Financial support was given by the Belgian Development Aid through VLIR-UOS, the Flemish universitary council for universitary development cooperation and ARES CCD, the Académie de Recherche et d’Enseignement Supérieur Wallonie-Bruxelles Commission de la Coopération au Développement.