Support for policy planning in the field of water management
Support for policy planning in the field of water management Water management in Serbia on its way into the future! Although Serbia is not yet a member of the EU, there is a strong political will to bring water management and legislation into line with EU standards. The twinning project "Support for policy planning in the field of water management" offered an opportunity to operationalize [...]
TAIEX and Twinning 2019
Raising the curtain on success stories in the EU neighborhood: Policy Planning in the Water management sector in Serbia among them! A number of 169 Twinning projects was counted only in 2019 to be ongoing in the countries candidates for EU accession and in the EU neighborhood. Regularly the EU Commission’s Directorate- General for Neighbourhood and Enlargement Negotiations looks for success stories within those institution cooperation projects financed by [...]
Covid Restart Webinar – What are the challanges faced by Serbian rivers?
"The right to healthy drinking water is an absolute priority. It is necessary to provide sufficient quantities of healthy drinking water, and take all measures to prevent flood damages as much as possible."These are some of the main goals of water management, pointed out by Nataša Milić, Acting Director of the Republic Water Directorate, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management, during the webinar dealing with this topic, as part [...]
EU commission confirms: Strong water legislation is key for a sustainable future
EU commission confirms: Strong water legislation is key for a sustainable future Belgrade, June 23, 2020: One week before Danube Day which celebrates Europe’s longest and most international river the European commission has set a landmark for Europe’s rivers, lakes and wetlands. Half a year after having published the results of the fitness check the European Commission has confirmed that the EU’s strong water legislation — the [...]
Interested in the future of Serbian Water Resource Management?
Interested in the future of Serbian Water Resource Management? Have your say online until 30.4.2020 Belgrade, Feb 2020 – A good quality and quantity of water is the basis for drinking water for everybody as well as for the needs of agriculture and industry. Additionally, rivers and lakes are important for recreation and tourism as well as for natural habitats and biodiversity. Therefore, the management [...]
Field trip within the EU Twinning Project “Support to policy planning in water management sector”
Field trip within the EU Twinning Project “Support to policy planning in water management sector” The main objective of the project is to strengthen the capacities of the Republic Water Directorate, PWMC “Srbijavode” and PWMC “Vode Vojvodine”, as well as other relevant institutions, in order to implement the principles of integrated water management deriving from the EU Water Framework Directive, through the development of elements [...]