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INTERNATIONAL DANUBE DAY 2018 – Let’s act together! Registration opened

Posted by Heilmann Diána, Wednesday, 30th May 2018 @ 6:44 pm
Supported by the DTP JOINTISZA project, an international conference and round table discussion will be held on 28 June 2018 aiming to call attention to the mounting problems of plastic waste pollution in line with offering a networking platform in policy and NGO level to find joint solutions for the emerging waste problem. As a follow-up outcome of the event the intention is to draft possible solutions and outline measures in the updated Integrated Tisza River Basin Management Plan, which is now under development in the frame of the DTP JOINTISZA project.

JOINTISZA Stakeholder Workshop

Posted by Heilmann Diána, Thursday, 24th May 2018 @ 11:08 am
On 24 May 2018 a JOINTISZA Shared Vision Planning Pilot Methodology and Stakeholders' workshop on Pilot on climate change induced specific water quantity issues was organised with the participation of more than 70 experts from Hungary, Slovakia, Serbia, Romania, USA and Italy.

JOINTISZA project Ad-hoc Task Group meeting

Posted by Heilmann Diána, Wednesday, 23rd May 2018 @ 4:27 pm
JOINTISZA project editorial group meeting took place on 23 May 2018 in Szolnok in relation to the pilot activity on climate change induced specific water quantity issues to overcome climate challenges. The pilot activity is focusing on climate change induced specific water quantity issues also taken into account the Shared Vision Planning methodology developed by US Army Corps of Engineers.

New experience in implementation of the Article 4.7 WFD in the Danube Region

Posted by Andrea Vranovska, Thursday, 17th May 2018 @ 9:00 am
The workshop, organised by EUSDR, Priority Area 4 “To restore and maintain the quality of waters” in cooperation with the Ministry of Environment of the Slovak Republic and Water Research Institute, will be held on 12 September 2018 in Bratislava, Slovakia.

2018 Danube Water Conference with EUSDR PA4 participation held

Posted by Kocsis-Kupper Zsuzsanna, Wednesday, 16th May 2018 @ 10:50 am
The 2018 Danube Water Conference on “Achieving sustainable water and sanitation for all: progress, challenges and future actions in the Danube Region” was held on May 2-3, 2018 in Vienna, Austria. The 2018 Danube Water Conference is organized by the Danube Water Program (IAWD and World Bank) with funding from the Austrian Government. EUSDR PA4 representative also provided a presentation at the event.

Summary report on the first macro regional workshop on water available

Posted by Kocsis-Kupper Zsuzsanna, Wednesday, 16th May 2018 @ 9:43 am
The EU Strategy for the Danube Region "Water quality" priority area in cooperation with Interact Programme initiated a first get-together of experts working on water-related issues in all four MRS – Baltic Sea Region, Adriatic and Ionian Region, Alpine Region and Danube Region. The workshop held on 19 April 2018 was focusing on freshwater-related matters and common freshwater-marine issues.