Sources of information:

  • European Commission, DG Environment, Water

Link:http://ec.europa.eu/environment/water

  • Carlos Moeades, Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation speech on “Key challenges for the water sector”

Link: https://ec.europa.eu/commission/commissioners/2014-2019/moedas/announcements/key-challenges-water-sector_en

  • The European Environmental Bureau (EBB) Handbook on EU Water Policy under the Water Framework Directive

Link: http://www.rivernet.org/general/docs/handbook.pdf

  • Directive 2000/60/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a framework for the Community action in the field of water policy

Link: http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=CELEX:32000L0060

  • Council Directive 91/271/EEC of 21 May 1991 concerning urban waste-water treatment

Link: http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=celex%3A31991L0271