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European Climate Change Adaptation Conference 2013

The European Climate Change Adaptation Conference 2013 is an initiative of a number of major European research projects. This will be the first European conference which covers the broad range of issues related to climate change adaptation and follows international conferences in Australia (Gold Coast, Queensland) in 2010 and in the United States (Tucson, Arizona) …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.watergovernance.eu/conference-2/european-climate-change-adaptation-conference-2013/

Going Dutch in implementing the Water Framework Directive: Feasibility and Affordability overrule Sustainability?

The Water Framework Directive (WFD) institutionalizes the (integrated) river basin management concept for a sustainable development of Europe’s surface water and groundwater resources. The Directive introduces a set of collective rules (both substantive and organizational) for a harmonized management by the Member States. Under the label of subsidiarity, regional and local room for manoeuvre and …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.watergovernance.eu/science-and-policy/going-dutch-in-implementing-the-water-framework-directive-feasibility-and-affordability-overrule-sustainability/