Strengthening NGO cooperation for better water management

Baltic Environmental Forum-Latvia invites to participate in the international workshop on cooperation for better water resources management. Workshop is organized in the frame of the project “Strengthening NGO cooperation for better water management” and its aim is to share the experience and discuss the best solutions for the management of the water resources. Workshop will be held on May 10-11, 2012, in the Bauska parish, quest house “Bērzklani” (www.berzkalni.lv). On first day of the workshop there are presentations and discussions planned about the stakeholders’ involvement in the management of the water resources, about the available technological solutions for the waste water treatment in the rural areas, as well as about the experience in organizing the environmental campaigns in order to pay attention to the water quality. On second day of the workshop it is planned to attend the biological waste water treatment stations in the Rundāle parish

as well as visit the river clean-up measures and nature protection infrastructure in the Lielupe River, at Mežotne hill fort. Representatives from partner institutions, environmental specialists, and representatives from municipalities as well as other interested parties from Latvia, Lithuania, Finland and Estonia are invited to participate in the workshop. The workshop will be held in English. The registration is open until April 30 - please send the filled registration form to the e-mail: dace.strigune@bef.lv or by fax: + 371 6750 7071. Please pay attention that we can cover the accommodation and transport during the site visit – if necessary please mark it in the registration form.
draft agenda and registration form.