The ALICE project brings together 13 partners from 6 EU countries (Cyprus, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Spain, United Kingdom) with complementary expertise, including 7 leading academic institutions with groundbreaking expertise in complementary areas, such as sustainable technologies and nanomaterials (UU), environmental and behavioral economics (QUB), water engineering (DCU), climate change and adaptation policies (BC3), water governance (UniMC), antibiotics and mobile resistance in water reuse (UCY), solar process for water reuse (CIEMAT-PSA); 2 water utilities to different geographical areas (Belfast, Northern Ireland; Fano, Italy), whose needs match the research expertise of the academic institutions; 1 regional authority, Region of Murcia, Southeast Spain, with an EU-leading expertise in the area of reuse of reclaimed, where more than 100 Mm3/yr of reclaimed wastewater is reused for agriculture, providing provide access to more than 90 treatment plants and 3 SMEs with expertise complementary to the academic institutions, from the design of tailored sludge treatment solutions (Dionergy), implementation of innovation strategy (REDINN), dissemination, awareness raising, media relations and information campaigns (Militos).

The ALICE project Committee of External Experts (CEE) consists of 5 scientific experts from the academic and non-academic sectors in the relevant fields of study, providing input and supporting the project research and dissemination activities: Prof. Branko Bosnjakovic, Environmental Management - Faculty of Engineering, University of Rijeka (Croatia); Mr. Richard Edelman, Head of Public Administration - Fundació Centre Tecnològic de Manresa/ CTM (Spain) / Director General - Network for Water in European Regions and Cities/ NETWERC H2O; Dr. Sergio Colombo, Permanent Researcher - Department of Agricultural Economics, Institute of Agrarian and Fishery Research and Training (IFAPA), Junta de Andalusia (Granada, Spain); Dr. Manuel Lago, Senior Fellow - Environmental Economics, Ecologic Institute (Berlin, Germany); Dr. Piotr Szwedo, Research Fellow - Department of International Public Law, Jagiellonian University (Krakow, Poland).


  • Ulster University (UU) I UNITED KINGDOM
  • Northern Ireland Water Ltd I UNITED KINGDOM
  • Queen’s University Belfast (QUB) I UNITED KINGDOM
  • Dublin City University (DCU) I IRELAND
  • Dionergy Ltd I IRELAND
  • Basque Centre for Climate Change (BC3) I SPAIN
  • Plataforma Solar de Almería (PSA) - CIEMAT I SPAIN
  • Region of Murcia I SPAIN
  • University of Macerata (UniMC) I ITALY
  • Rete Europea dell’Innovazione (REDINN S.r.l.) I ITALY
  • University of Cyprus (UCY) I CYPRUS
  • Militos Consulting S.A. I GREECE