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The JOINTISZA international boat won the VI. Plastic Cup

Posted by Heilmann Diána, Tuesday, 21st August 2018 @ 1:04 pm
The PLASTIC CUP is a Hungarian civil initiative initiated by Filmjungle.eu nature film making society for the cleaning of the Tisza river. With the aim to call the attention to the growing problem of plastic pollution of our water resources, the Cup itself is a real 10-days environmental action towards cleaning the floodplain area of the river. In 2018 – altogether for the sixth occasion – the waste picking race took place between 4 –12 August 2018 on a 70 km long section of the river from Szatmárcseke to Tiszamogyorós. It was combined with a pre-race started in Transcarpathia (Ukraine) few days before the Cup.

DTP-MEASURES project started

Posted by Heilmann Diána, Tuesday, 14th August 2018 @ 3:12 pm
DTP-MEASURES project started
DTP Measures project "Managing and restoring aquatic EcologicAl corridors for migratory fiSh species in the danUbe RivEr baSin" has been started as of first June 2018. Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Hungary - EUSDR PA4 acts as an associated strategic partner within the project.

THE NEXT PIRATE ATTACK AGAINST WASTE

Posted by Heilmann Diána, Wednesday, 1st August 2018 @ 1:48 pm
THE NEXT PIRATE ATTACK AGAINST WASTE
THE NEXT PIRATE ATTACK AGAINST WASTE - The sixth Plastic Cup is starting on 4th of August. The JOINTISZA project will also launch a boat, having the EU Strategy for the Danube Region PA4 and PA5 colleagues also on board. (Press Release of Plastic Cup)

Workshop “New experience in implementation of Article 4.7 of the Water Framework Directive (WFD) in the Danube Region”

Posted by Andrea Vranovska, Monday, 23rd July 2018 @ 9:13 am
The EU Strategy for the Danube Region (EUSDR) Priority Area 4 “to restore and maintain the quality of waters” (PA4) and the International Commission for the Protection of the Danube River (ICPDR) are jointly organizing the workshop “New experience in implementation of Article 4.7 of the Water Framework Directive (WFD) in the Danube Region”.

The workshop will take place on 12th September 2018 in Bratislava.

European Sturgeon Conference

Posted by Andrea Vranovska, Monday, 16th July 2018 @ 9:22 am
The European Sturgeon Conference was jointly organised by Austria in the frame of the Austrian EU Presidency and the International Commission for the Protection of the Danube River (ICPDR) on 9-10 July 2018, Vienna, Austria.

Invitation - 7th ASEM Sustainable Development Dialogue - REGISTRATION IS OPENED

Posted by Heilmann Diána, Monday, 2nd July 2018 @ 1:23 pm
Invitation - 7th ASEM Sustainable Develoment Dialogue - REGISTRATION IS OPENED
Hungary will be hosting the 7th ASEM Sustainable Development Dialogue on “Sustainable and Integrated Water Management in the 21st century – addressing imminent challenges”, a high-profile event to be held between 11 and 12 September 2018 in Budapest. The aim of the two-day event is to promote the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals and targets related to water and sanitation, as well as to achieve progress on the implementation of the Danube-Mekong Cooperation Initiative launched by Hungary in 2012.