2.7 Water management in developing countries: new developments in EU support

24 May - 11.30 - 13.00

Water plays a critical role in inclusive growth and sustainable development, two of the pillars in the EU's new development policy. This session will highlight recent progress in the EU framework for supporting water management in developing countries, with a particular focus on our immediate neighbourhood. Specific presentations will compare the achievements of EUWI components in the Eastern Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia, and Mediterranean regions. The session will conclude with an open dialogue on the future orientation of the water policy framework.