Based on a competitive proposal process led by independent reviewers, the German Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) has selected the proposal “Innovative Impulses Reducing the Water Footprint of the Global Cotton-Textile Industry towards the UN-Sustainable Development Goals (InoCottonGROW)” for funding of a three-year joint research project.

InoCottonGROW is part of the funding programme “Global Resources – Water (GROW)” within the framework programme “Research for Sustainable Development (FONA)”.

Funding number: 02WGR1422
Funding period: March 1, 2017 to February 29, 2020
Project Partners and Associated Partner in Germany: 14
Cooperation Partners in Pakistan: 13+
Cooperation Partners in Turkey: tba
Project Management Agency: Projektträger Karlsruhe (PTKA-WTE)