In our APE Interview Series, we met high-level water experts to discuss the future of water and share perspectives on the upcoming challenges and solutions for truly sustainable water services. All of the interviews are available in Aqua Publica Europea's publication 'The Public Water Services of the Future'.
WORLD WATER WEEK | Water Operators’ Partnerships Europe: Leveraging utilities, governments & investments for SDGsSweden 28 August 2019Aqua Publica Europea is co-organising, with the European Commission's Directorate General for Development and International Cooperation (DG DEVCO) and with the Global Water Operator Partnership Alliance (GWOPA) a session to discuss the potential of not-for-profit water operator partnerships in the achievement of the global Sustainable Development Goal 6: clean water
Along with over fifty delegates, Aqua Publica attended the 12th meeting of the OECD Water Governance Initiative , organised in Berlin on 20-21 June 2019 and hosted in cooperation with the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development . The agenda of the two days saw the launch the
On 12 and 13 November, Aqua Publica attended the 11th Meeting of the OECD Water Governance Initiative in Zaragoza, Spain. The meeting, gathering over 80 international delegates, was an excellent opportunity to get an overview of the latest developments related to the global water agenda and the Water Governance Initiative's
Aqua Publica attended the 10 th meeting of the OECD Water Governance Initiative, which was held in Vienna on the 20 and 21 of November 2017. Among other topics, the meeting was the occasion to draw conclusions from the 2nd phase of the pilot tests of the OECD Water Governance
Aqua Publica attended the 9 th meeting of the OECD Water Governance Initiative, which was held in Paris on 3-4 July. The meeting was the occasion to discuss the latest version of the water governance indicators that are being developed by the OECD. These governance indicators aim to offer public
On the 12-13 April, Aqua Publica Europea attended the Inaugural Meeting of the Roundtable on Financing Water organised by the OECD in Paris.
In February 2016 the OECD published its report Water Governance in Cities. This report incorporates the results of a survey of 48 cities with different water management models. APE and its members have actively participated to the report by providing input and feedback on its draft content.
The President of APE, Célia Blauel, has signed -on behalf of APE- the the multi-stakeholder joint declaration in support of the draft Principles on Water Governance. The high-level signing ceremony took place during the 7th World Water Forum in Korea. Download the Daegu Declaration