Euro-Mediterranean Information System on know-how in the Water sector
International portal
 

News Climate adaptation guidance for water sector

The European Commission has issued guidance on how to integrate climate change adaptation into water
management policies after it was adopted at a meeting of national experts in Sweden on Monday. The
commission says member states should take into account the impacts of climate change on water bodies in
their river basin management plans from 2015. The guidance is one of several measures announced in the
commission's adaptation paper.

Contact information n/a
News type Inbrief
File link http://www.endseurope.com/22748?referrer=channel%2D
Source of information SCENES Newsletter 5, January
Keyword(s) climate change
Subject(s) RISKS AND CLIMATOLOGY
Relation http://www.emwis.org/topics/climatechange
Geographical coverage International
News date 21/01/2010
Working language(s) ENGLISH
PDF