BSR Water Platform Kick-off Meeting, taking place 27-29 November 2018 in Riga
BSR Water Platform project aims to enhance continuous cross-sectoral cooperation in water management field that lasts beyond the time frame of a single project, providing a possibility for transnational experience exchange, sharing of good practices and solutions, as well as a comprehensive overview of the current and future policy contexts and how they influence situation in the BSR countries. Outcomes and practical findings of the contributing projects are used to facilitate the long-term development of regional environmental policy and recommendations which will further serve to strengthen policy-practice link in implementation of advanced water protection measures.
BSR Water brings together partners representing diverse projects that have generated through transnational cooperation many replicable as well as unique outputs, covering broad variety of water-related issues (smart nutrient management and sludge handling, storm water management, domestic and industrial waste water treatment, manure management and energy efficiency). Collecting good practices, solutions, tools and expertise enables expansion beyond the subject of a single project or country, allows integrated aproaches and mainstreaming climate into water management practices and provides better reach to the source and availability of the experts that have been first hand involved in piloting, developing and testing solutions applicable in the whole Baltic Sea Region. See event information at UBC Sustainable Cities Commission website.