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EIP Water: Call for hosting the fifth European Innovation Partnership (EIP) on Water Conference in 2019

Deadline for applications: 31 July 2018 The EIP Water has opened the call for a host city and conference partners for the fifth EIP Water Conference planned to take place in 2019. The host city and...


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Launch of Public Consultation on the Urban Waste Water Treatment Directive

In parallel to the Fitness Check on the Water Framework Directive (WFD) and its related directives, the European Commission (EC) is conducting a separate Evaluation of the Urban Waste Water Treatment...


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Launch of the EEA State of Water Report

The European Environment Agency (EEA) has released an important health check, the State of Water Report 2018, to reflect on the progress achieved in improving Europe’s quality of water eighteen years...


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5th European Water Conference 2018, 20-21 September 2018, Vienna, Austria

The European Commission's Directorate-General for the Environment together with the forthcoming Austrian EU Presidency are organizing the 5th EU Water Conference 2018, from 20-21 September 2018 at the Museum...


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DG Environment ready to collaborate with cities for driving innovation in the urban water sector

Veronica Manfredi, Director for Quality of Life at DG Environment of the European Commission set the scene at last week’s water session during the EU Green Cities Summit that took place in Brussels from...


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Seventeen cities sign the Porto Declaration on the Urban Water Agenda 2030

During and prior to the Mayors Water Conference 2017 in Porto which took place on 29th September, seventeen cities (Amsterdam, Bonn, Copenhagen, Eindhoven, Genk, Leeuwarden, Lisbon, Mannheim, Murcia, Oslo,...


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Cities and water sector institutions eager to contribute to Urban Water Agenda 2030

With the words “we want cities to lead the European Urban Water Agenda 2030”, Karen Dalgaard-Sanning from the Directorate-General European Commission, DG Environment, set the tone for discussions...


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ICLEI’s 24th edition of B@S on 28 June 2017: Listen why Paris, Copenhagen Stockholm, Oslo and Leeuwarden support the Urban Water Agenda 2030!

Starting from the beginning of last year, the Urban Water Agenda 2030 has slowly, but surely taken speed. Initiated by the European Commission to leverage city action for more sustainable urban water...


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Public consultation on the Urban Water Agenda 2030 still open until 31 July 2017

The Urban Water Agenda 2030 (UWA2030) process aims to enable local governments to accelerate the implementation of local policies and practices for sustainable urban water management. It has been initiated by...


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Urban Water Agenda 2030 Core Group of Cities raises the bar of ambition

At their meeting in Brussels on 16 May 2017 the majority of the Core Group of Cities for the Urban Water Agenda 2030 agreed that this new initiative should be driven by a strong political commitment of city...


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