On 4 August 2020, HAMBURG WASSER (Hamburg, Germany) presented a study focus on the drinking water habits of the citizens of Hamburg. The results obtained show that 42% of the citizens prefer tap water rather than bottled water (26%).
In July 2020, Acquedotto Pugliese, the public water operator of the Italian region of Puglia, signed an agreement with the Department of Training and Work of the Puglia Region to train young water technicians at the Acquedotto Pugliese Water Academy. This initiative aims to strengthen water sector professional skills. The
On 4 June, the Brussels public water operator, VIVAQUA, decided to open their General Assembly meetings to the public in the future.
Budapest Waterworks organised an international conference to present their crisis management practice
The Hungarian public water operator, Budapest Waterworks organised an online international conference to present the crisis management practice during the COVID-19.
The Transnational Institute (TNI) publishes today "The Future is Public: Towards Democratic Ownership of Public Services" gathering (re)municipalisation successes examples across the world.
Aqua Publica Europea presents a summary of measures adopted by its members in response to the COVID-19 health crisis.
The members of Aqua Publica Europea keep working to ensure the highest drinking water quality, as usual, but especially during the COVID-19 emergency.
On the 22 March 2020, the World Water Day, the Italian water operator and Aqua Publica Europea Member Padania Acque launched an educational project focused on teaching the importance of water as an initiative to provide resources for children whilst they have to stay at home due to the COVID-19 outbreak.