More than 150 people attended in person or online the seminar Aqua Publica organised on 17 November 2022 to discuss the novelties of the European Commission's proposal for a revision of the Urban Wastewater Treatment Directive and to explore more in-depth the water-energy nexus in light of the proposal and other forthcoming EU legislation. In this page you will find a full report of the event, as well as speakers' presentations.
- Aqua Publica Europea's President, Bernard Van Nuffel, participated in a panel on “governance and participation” at the United Nations Human Rights Council 2022 Social Forum, which took place in Geneva on 3 and 4 November. The panel, moderated by the former UN Rapporteur for the human right to water and
- Very inspiring exchanges at the seminar "Spazio all'Acqua" organised by Como Acqua on Friday 14/10/22 in Como. Representatives from public authorities, regulators, financing actors and civil society's organisations discussed the growing challenges related to water resources and the responsibility water operators have in ensuring a sustainable and equitable management. A
- A new special issue of ‘Water International’ explores the potential of public banks in funding sustainable and equitable water and sanitation services in Europe.
- More than 100 persons attended – in person or from remote - the seminar “WATER SCARCITY AND DROUGHT: from crisis management to long term adaptation”, which was held in Seville on 5 July.