About this event

DG Environment of the European Commission is organising the 2nd Stakeholder Workshop for the Fitness Check of EU Freshwater Policy on 9-10 February 2012 in Brussels, Belgium.

The workshop is an important component of the public consultation process of the 2nd phase of the Fitness Check of EU Freshwater Policy. The event will focus on the precise definition of the issues and challenges identified in the Preliminary Study on the Fitness Check of Water Policy. It will be set up in a participative way to consult with and gather feedback and contributions from the participants.

The 2nd Stakeholder Workshop for the Fitness Check of EU Freshwater Policy targets approximately 50 participants and participation is based on invitation only. Participants include members of the Strategic Coordination Group of the Common Implementation Strategy of the Water Framework Directive.

The Ecologic Institute, IEEP and BIO IS are engaged in a support contract with the European Commission for the organization of this event.

Please note that there is a public consultation running on the Fitness Check of EU Freshwater Policy from 6/12/2011 to 28/02/2012. The consultation will allow the European Commission to obtain views and evidence from a wide range of stakeholders as possible.

 

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