The municipal company signs a collaboration agreement with the New Culture of Water Foundation
The municipal water company of Xàbia (Amjasa) has signed a collaboration agreement with the New Water Culture Foundation (a collective that promotes more rational and sustainable water policies through scientific knowledge). the preparation of a methodological guide on the management of “drought risk” in small and medium-sized populations in the face of climate change scenarios.
With this agreement, Xàbia becomes together with Puente Genil (Córdoba) and Madridejos (Toledo) in the object of study of this foundation that is preparing to develop a specific methodology to deal socially with the risk of drought in small and medium-sized populations.
The project, which will be developed in a year, is part of the call for grants for projects in the field of adaptation to climate change 2016 of the Biodiversity Foundation. It includes an initial diagnosis of the supply system, a workshop and discussion of vulnerabilities and social capacities for drought risk management and a final meeting to validate and discuss future results and lines of work.
AMJASA will contribute to the development of this study with a contribution of 5,000 euros, designating a technician of the company as a collaborator and participating in those matters that require their advice and collaboration.