What is it about?
The Elisabeth & Amelie Fund supports sustainable water management in developing countries, among others by financing on-the-spot internships for students from developing countries who are studying in Belgium.
The Elisabeth & Amelie Fund takes into consideration an integrated approach to water management that includes technical and/or sociological aspects.
The internship will take place in a developing country (the student’s country of origin or another country). It will be tied to a master’s thesis or an equivalent and under the responsibility of the Belgian academic institution where the student is studying.In practice:
The grant will cover the expenses inherent to the internship, up to a maximum of € 5,000.
The internship, which should last 1 to 2 months, must take place between December 2022 and the end of August 2023. About ten grants shall be awarded.
More detailed information in the attached folder.
Internship with field visits to study water sources, household use and perception of (waterborne) disease risk, to develop a programme of sustainable water management projects .
Mame Ramatoulaye Faye
Evaluation of problems, physico--chemical analyses of water in the Senegal River delta and proposals for sustainable water management for users in the delta.