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News 15th “EUROPE-INBO 2017” international conference for the Implementation of the European Water Directives

Irish authorities invite Europe-INBO, this year, to hold the 15th “EUROPE-INBO 2017” International Conference, co-organized with the "Group of European Basin Authorities for the Implementation of the European Water Directives”, from Wednesday 20th to Saturday 23rd September 2017, at the Grand Hotel Malahide, Dublin, IRELAND. Water Directors, all River Basin District Authorities, all INBO member organizations and observers, and also the water administrations and organizations, interested in the implementation of the Water Framework Directive, and of its “Daughter and related Directives”, of the Member and Candidate Countries of the European Union and of all the other countries of Eastern Europe, the Balkans, Caucasus and Central Asia and of the Mediterranean Basin are invited  to join the conference in  Dublin and share their experiences on basin management throughout the sessions of EUROPE-INBO.   A Workshop on "Water data management organization and electronic reporting" will take place on 20 September in the afternoon.

4 thematic Roundtables will be organized in plenary sessions on Thursday 21 and Friday 22 September on:

  • WFD, upcoming milestones: 2019 Review, 3rd RMBPs and beyond...
  • Adaptation to Climate Change: Pressures, Priorities, Insurances, Impacts and Resilience of Government Agencies and Economic Sectors
  • Public Participation: Statutory Consultation for RBMP, SEA, NIS and PoMs Development and on-going Sectoral, Voluntary, NGO and Network Participation
  • New Threats to Aquatic Environments: Degradation of Natural Capital and Ecosystems, Emerging Contaminants and Hazardous Substances, Micro pollutants including Plastics entering the Food-Chain, Non-point Source Pollution, Hydromorphology, Alien Species

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Geographical coverage Ireland,
News date 06/09/2017
Working language(s) ENGLISH , FRENCH