Donor: Spanish Cooperation Agency
Budget: € 75,000

Project Description:

The objective of the project was to expose water companies responsible to the internal organization and management of a similar river basin body in Spain, by exchanging knowledge with the Ministry of Environmental Protection of Spain and studying its competences on water management and relationships with river basin bodies.

Topic studied and discussed were the following:

  • Water quality management;
  • River basin planning;
  • Flow management;
  • Wastewater, surface and groundwater water quality management;
  • Hydraulic public domain management;
  • River basin bodies’ responsibilities and their relationships with other public and private entities;
  • Water institutions’ financing;
  • Flood prevention measures;
  • Legislative framework;
  • Implementation and adaptation of EU Water Directives, etc.