water policy – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com EU news and policy debates across languages Fri, 16 Feb 2018 06:52:26 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.2 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/ea_favicon_16x16.png water policy – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com 32 32 ECJ ushers in new era for water protection https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/ecj-ushers-in-new-era-for-water-protection/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/ecj-ushers-in-new-era-for-water-protection/#respond Fri, 16 Feb 2018 06:44:03 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1213884 Disputes over an Austrian hydropower project and snow cannon system are ushering in a new era for water protection across the EU, writes Andrea Johanides.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/ecj-ushers-in-new-era-for-water-protection/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/shutterstock_1023950563-150x150.jpg150150 How Europe can make its water sector energy neutral https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/how-europe-can-make-its-water-sector-energy-neutral/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/how-europe-can-make-its-water-sector-energy-neutral/#respond Thu, 08 Feb 2018 05:39:39 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1211403 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/how-europe-can-make-its-water-sector-energy-neutral/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/Drinking_water-150x150.jpg150150 Enhancing water security in urban areas https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/enhancing-water-security-in-urban-areas/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/enhancing-water-security-in-urban-areas/#respond Wed, 07 Feb 2018 06:53:42 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1210804 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/enhancing-water-security-in-urban-areas/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/Water_reflection-150x150.jpg150150 Leaky drinking water rules tightened by EU https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/leaky-drinking-water-rules-tightened-by-eu/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/leaky-drinking-water-rules-tightened-by-eu/#respond Thu, 01 Feb 2018 14:39:49 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1209650 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/leaky-drinking-water-rules-tightened-by-eu/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/02/P036209000701-194573-150x150.jpg150150 Commission maps out plastics vision in new strategy https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/commission-maps-out-plastics-vision-in-new-strategy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/commission-maps-out-plastics-vision-in-new-strategy/#respond Tue, 16 Jan 2018 15:43:54 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1204622 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/commission-maps-out-plastics-vision-in-new-strategy/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/01/s.-e-150x150.jpg150150 Karmenu Vella: ‘Well-designed’ plastics tax could help hit environment targets https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/interview/karmenu-vella-well-designed-plastics-tax-could-help-hit-environment-targets/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/interview/karmenu-vella-well-designed-plastics-tax-could-help-hit-environment-targets/#respond Tue, 16 Jan 2018 14:30:48 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1204342 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/interview/karmenu-vella-well-designed-plastics-tax-could-help-hit-environment-targets/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/01/P035311000801-68539-150x150.jpg150150 Plastic tax and ETS tinkering could plug Brexit hole, suggests EU budget chief https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/plastic-tax-and-ets-tinkering-could-plug-brexit-hole-suggests-eu-budget-chief/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/plastic-tax-and-ets-tinkering-could-plug-brexit-hole-suggests-eu-budget-chief/#respond Thu, 11 Jan 2018 05:15:52 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1203224 https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/plastic-tax-and-ets-tinkering-could-plug-brexit-hole-suggests-eu-budget-chief/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2018/01/P036027001701-445033-150x150.jpg150150 UN ready to pursue new treaty to protect high seas https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/un-ready-to-pursue-new-treaty-to-protect-high-seas/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/un-ready-to-pursue-new-treaty-to-protect-high-seas/#respond Fri, 22 Dec 2017 13:05:24 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1201373 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/un-ready-to-pursue-new-treaty-to-protect-high-seas/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/12/shutterstock_777473716-150x150.jpg150150 English rivers polluted by powerful insecticides, tests reveal https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/english-rivers-polluted-by-powerful-insecticides-tests-reveal/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/english-rivers-polluted-by-powerful-insecticides-tests-reveal/#respond Fri, 15 Dec 2017 09:46:41 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1199969 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/english-rivers-polluted-by-powerful-insecticides-tests-reveal/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/12/shutterstock_501969901-150x150.jpg150150 UN Environment chief: We shouldn’t wait for the oceans to turn into a plastic swamp https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/interview/un-environment-chief-we-cant-wait-for-the-oceans-to-turn-into-a-plastic-swamp/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/interview/un-environment-chief-we-cant-wait-for-the-oceans-to-turn-into-a-plastic-swamp/#respond Tue, 12 Dec 2017 06:45:22 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1198544 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/interview/un-environment-chief-we-cant-wait-for-the-oceans-to-turn-into-a-plastic-swamp/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/12/Screen-Shot-2017-12-12-at-07.23.51-150x150.png150150 UN agrees on resolution to combat ‘planetary crisis’ of ocean plastics https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/un-agrees-on-resolution-to-combat-planetary-crisis-of-ocean-plastics/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/un-agrees-on-resolution-to-combat-planetary-crisis-of-ocean-plastics/#respond Thu, 07 Dec 2017 05:53:34 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1197454 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/un-agrees-on-resolution-to-combat-planetary-crisis-of-ocean-plastics/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/12/A_BluePlanet_PilotWhale-150x150.png150150 Europe’s love of roses sends ripples through Kenyan lake https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/europes-love-of-roses-sends-ripples-through-kenyan-lake/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/europes-love-of-roses-sends-ripples-through-kenyan-lake/#comments Mon, 04 Dec 2017 08:30:36 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1196435 https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/europes-love-of-roses-sends-ripples-through-kenyan-lake/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/12/DSC_0102-e1512330899323-150x150.jpg150150 Pierre Yves Cousteau: Let’s learn from Ancient Greece about environment https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/pierre-yves-cousteau-lets-learn-from-ancient-greece-about-environment/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/pierre-yves-cousteau-lets-learn-from-ancient-greece-about-environment/#comments Fri, 10 Nov 2017 09:42:59 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1190409 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/pierre-yves-cousteau-lets-learn-from-ancient-greece-about-environment/feed/ 3 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/11/greek-150x150.jpg150150 Hogan says future CAP will be ‘more ambitious’ on the environment https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/hogan-says-future-cap-will-be-more-ambitious-on-the-environment/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/hogan-says-future-cap-will-be-more-ambitious-on-the-environment/#respond Fri, 29 Sep 2017 05:00:20 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1178993 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/hogan-says-future-cap-will-be-more-ambitious-on-the-environment/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/09/shutterstock_657671644-150x150.jpg150150 Squaring the circle of plastics recycling https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/squaring-the-circle-of-plastics-recycling/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/squaring-the-circle-of-plastics-recycling/#respond Wed, 27 Sep 2017 04:02:13 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1178623 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/squaring-the-circle-of-plastics-recycling/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/09/Plastic-for-recycling-150x150.jpg150150 Increased drugs’ use threatens aquatic environment, report says https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/increased-drugs-use-threatens-aquatic-environment-report-says/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/increased-drugs-use-threatens-aquatic-environment-report-says/#respond Mon, 25 Sep 2017 12:29:52 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1177501 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/increased-drugs-use-threatens-aquatic-environment-report-says/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/09/shutterstock_572239276-150x150.jpg150150 EU auditors praise water quality efforts in new member states https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/eu-auditors-praise-water-quality-efforts-in-new-member-states/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/eu-auditors-praise-water-quality-efforts-in-new-member-states/#respond Tue, 12 Sep 2017 11:00:23 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1174101 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/eu-auditors-praise-water-quality-efforts-in-new-member-states/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/09/shutterstock_420174868-150x150.jpg150150 Report: Switzerland lost 90% of its ponds within two centuries https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/report-switzerland-lost-90-of-its-ponds-within-two-centuries/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/report-switzerland-lost-90-of-its-ponds-within-two-centuries/#respond Thu, 07 Sep 2017 11:49:46 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1172807 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/report-switzerland-lost-90-of-its-ponds-within-two-centuries/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/09/shutterstock_559113265-150x150.jpg150150 Abandoned wells pump thousands of tonnes of ‘fugitive’ emissions into North Sea https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/abandoned-wells-pump-thousands-of-tonnes-of-fugitive-emissions-into-north-sea/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/abandoned-wells-pump-thousands-of-tonnes-of-fugitive-emissions-into-north-sea/#respond Wed, 06 Sep 2017 05:50:09 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1172117 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/abandoned-wells-pump-thousands-of-tonnes-of-fugitive-emissions-into-north-sea/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/09/shutterstock_196364636-e1504618901460-150x150.jpg150150 Is water a female issue? https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/is-water-a-female-issue/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/is-water-a-female-issue/#respond Mon, 04 Sep 2017 11:59:27 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1171725 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/is-water-a-female-issue/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/01/water_pump_africa-150x150.jpeg150150 Planet’s addiction to plastic bottles ‘as dangerous as climate change’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/planets-addiction-to-plastic-bottles-as-dangerous-as-climate-change/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/planets-addiction-to-plastic-bottles-as-dangerous-as-climate-change/#comments Mon, 31 Jul 2017 05:50:22 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1165460 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/planets-addiction-to-plastic-bottles-as-dangerous-as-climate-change/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/07/shutterstock_556842991-150x150.jpg150150 Energy islands: Symbols of transformation and independence https://www.euractiv.com/section/electricity/opinion/energy-islands-symbols-of-transformation-and-independence/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/electricity/opinion/energy-islands-symbols-of-transformation-and-independence/#respond Thu, 01 Jun 2017 06:07:45 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1149914 https://www.euractiv.com/section/electricity/opinion/energy-islands-symbols-of-transformation-and-independence/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/06/Valletta-Senglea-150x150.jpg150150 The value of drinking water [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/video/the-value-of-drinking-water/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/video/the-value-of-drinking-water/#respond Wed, 19 Apr 2017 13:57:10 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=video&p=1138794 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/video/the-value-of-drinking-water/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/04/EurEau-statement-V.3.1-ok-1-150x150.jpg150150 European companies compete for water solutions https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/monday-european-companies-compete-for-water-solutions/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/monday-european-companies-compete-for-water-solutions/#comments Mon, 27 Feb 2017 05:18:29 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1094815 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/monday-european-companies-compete-for-water-solutions/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/water_Saudi_Arabia_desalination_CREDITMbrk-A.Madhi_Flickr-150x150.jpg150150 Europe leads sustainable development agenda https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/europe-leads-sustainable-development-agenda/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/europe-leads-sustainable-development-agenda/#comments Fri, 24 Feb 2017 11:27:23 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1094626 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/europe-leads-sustainable-development-agenda/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/water_africa_development_CREDITkhym54_Flickr-150x150.jpg150150 Using sewage to make Europe’s economy truly circular https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/using-sewage-to-make-europes-economy-truly-circular/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/using-sewage-to-make-europes-economy-truly-circular/#comments Fri, 10 Feb 2017 07:55:46 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1089581 Sewage sludge is a potentially vast source of nutrients for fertilisers. The Commission is missing a golden opportunity by excluding it from the Fertiliser Regulation, writes Arne Haarr.

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Denmark cracked ‘secret code’ in water-energy nexus, official claims https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/denmark-cracked-secret-code-in-water-energy-nexus-official-claims/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/denmark-cracked-secret-code-in-water-energy-nexus-official-claims/#comments Tue, 31 Jan 2017 06:53:28 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1085248 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/denmark-cracked-secret-code-in-water-energy-nexus-official-claims/feed/ 4 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/01/Wastewater-150x150.jpg150150 EU aid to Honduras plagued by ‘lack of expertise’ and shortcomings, auditors find https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/eu-aid-to-honduras-plagued-by-lack-of-expertise-and-shortcomings-auditors-find/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/eu-aid-to-honduras-plagued-by-lack-of-expertise-and-shortcomings-auditors-find/#respond Thu, 12 Jan 2017 09:38:59 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1078280 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/eu-aid-to-honduras-plagued-by-lack-of-expertise-and-shortcomings-auditors-find/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/01/Honduras-150x150.jpg150150 AidEx opens in Brussels, with ‘localisation’ top of the agenda https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/weds-aidex-opens-in-brussels-with-localisation-top-of-the-agenda/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/weds-aidex-opens-in-brussels-with-localisation-top-of-the-agenda/#respond Wed, 16 Nov 2016 05:21:40 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1061068 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/weds-aidex-opens-in-brussels-with-localisation-top-of-the-agenda/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/11/Aidex-2-150x150.jpg150150 Oxfam: Our ‘red lines’ on securitisation and conditionality of EU aid https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/weekend-or-monoxfam-our-red-lines-on-securitisation-and-conditionality-of-eu-aid/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/weekend-or-monoxfam-our-red-lines-on-securitisation-and-conditionality-of-eu-aid/#respond Fri, 21 Oct 2016 15:24:10 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1052384 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/weekend-or-monoxfam-our-red-lines-on-securitisation-and-conditionality-of-eu-aid/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/10/Oxfam-interview-150x150.jpg150150 ‘Share the knowledge’ at UN’s Quito summit on cities – or wait until 2036 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/share-the-knowledge-at-uns-quito-summit-on-cities-or-wait-until-2036/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/share-the-knowledge-at-uns-quito-summit-on-cities-or-wait-until-2036/#respond Tue, 18 Oct 2016 04:43:19 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1050478 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/share-the-knowledge-at-uns-quito-summit-on-cities-or-wait-until-2036/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/10/Kinshasa_developing_city_population_CREDITIrene_Flickr-150x150.jpg150150 Global Health Index: ‘800 million people are going to bed hungry every night’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/weds-global-health-index-800-million-people-are-going-to-bed-hungry-every-night/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/weds-global-health-index-800-million-people-are-going-to-bed-hungry-every-night/#comments Wed, 12 Oct 2016 03:05:24 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1048478 Global Hunger Index, published on Tuesday (11 October).]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/weds-global-health-index-800-million-people-are-going-to-bed-hungry-every-night/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/10/Global-Hunger-Index-150x150.png150150 Live link-up with Mogadishu launches MEPs ‘Fight Against Hunger’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/live-link-up-with-mogadishu-launches-meps-fight-against-hunger/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/live-link-up-with-mogadishu-launches-meps-fight-against-hunger/#respond Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:30:02 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1044135 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/live-link-up-with-mogadishu-launches-meps-fight-against-hunger/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/09/somalia-150x150.png150150 EU Budget: yesterday’s solutions no longer work today https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/eu-budget-yesterdays-solutions-no-longer-work-today/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/eu-budget-yesterdays-solutions-no-longer-work-today/#respond Mon, 26 Sep 2016 04:52:23 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1041818 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/eu-budget-yesterdays-solutions-no-longer-work-today/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/09/Labilela-150x150.jpg150150 EU and New Zealand: Partnership powers in the Pacific https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/eu-and-australasia-partnership-powers-in-the-pacific/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/eu-and-australasia-partnership-powers-in-the-pacific/#respond Mon, 19 Sep 2016 12:11:13 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1040039 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/eu-and-australasia-partnership-powers-in-the-pacific/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/09/tuvalu-150x150.jpg150150 Oxfam questions ‘blending’ financing in SDG delivery https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/weds-oxfam-questions-blending-financing-in-sdg-delivery/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/weds-oxfam-questions-blending-financing-in-sdg-delivery/#respond Wed, 14 Sep 2016 04:44:34 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1037949 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/weds-oxfam-questions-blending-financing-in-sdg-delivery/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/09/Oxfam-150x150.jpg150150 Ethiopia blames ‘outside forces’ for protest death toll https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/ethiopia-blames-outside-forces-for-protest-death-toll/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/ethiopia-blames-outside-forces-for-protest-death-toll/#comments Tue, 13 Sep 2016 04:14:22 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1037354 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/ethiopia-blames-outside-forces-for-protest-death-toll/feed/ 2 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/09/bahir-dar-150x150.jpg150150 Seven critical questions for review of ‘European Consensus on Development’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/seven-critical-questions-for-review-of-european-consensus-on-development/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/seven-critical-questions-for-review-of-european-consensus-on-development/#comments Fri, 09 Sep 2016 10:43:37 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1036613 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/seven-critical-questions-for-review-of-european-consensus-on-development/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/05/eu-TRUCK-150x150.jpg150150 ActionAid chief: Africa’s ‘child marriage’ is actually rape https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/first-thingactionaid-chief-africas-child-marriage-is-actually-rape/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/first-thingactionaid-chief-africas-child-marriage-is-actually-rape/#respond Wed, 15 Jun 2016 04:22:22 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=997042 European Union Development Days, the NGO ActionAid is focussing on the issue of inequality, with the launch of the report, The Price of Privilege.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/first-thingactionaid-chief-africas-child-marriage-is-actually-rape/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/06/ActionAid-150x150.jpg150150 Israeli water chief: ‘You must talk to neighbours to avoid climate change conflicts’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/interview/israeli-water-chief-you-must-talk-to-neighbours-to-avoid-climate-change-conflicts/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/interview/israeli-water-chief-you-must-talk-to-neighbours-to-avoid-climate-change-conflicts/#respond Thu, 09 Jun 2016 05:26:04 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=993173 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/interview/israeli-water-chief-you-must-talk-to-neighbours-to-avoid-climate-change-conflicts/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/06/Oded-Fixler-150x150.jpg150150 OECD: Corruption costs water sector €66 billion a year https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/oecd-corruption-costs-water-sector-e66-billion-a-year/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/oecd-corruption-costs-water-sector-e66-billion-a-year/#comments Fri, 13 May 2016 04:10:09 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=978317 EURACTIV’s partner El País – Planeta Futuro reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/oecd-corruption-costs-water-sector-e66-billion-a-year/feed/ 1 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/05/2824415529_a6fd82057f_o-150x150.jpg150150 Report: Coal plants use as much water as 1 billion people and consumption set to double https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/coal-plants-use-as-much-water-as-1-billion-people-and-consumption-set-to-double-report/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/coal-plants-use-as-much-water-as-1-billion-people-and-consumption-set-to-double-report/#respond Tue, 22 Mar 2016 06:18:43 +0000 http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/mar/22/world-water-day-coal-plants-use-as-much-water-as-1-billion-people-and-its-set-to-double https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/coal-plants-use-as-much-water-as-1-billion-people-and-consumption-set-to-double-report/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/01/poland_coal_pollution_creditdoin_oakenhelm_shutterstock-150x150.jpeg150150 Spain faces threat of water crisis https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/spain-faces-threat-of-water-crisis/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/spain-faces-threat-of-water-crisis/#respond Fri, 11 Dec 2015 06:27:01 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=886920 EURACTIV's partner El País - Planeta Futuro reports. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/spain-faces-threat-of-water-crisis/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/12/presa_aldeadavila_desembalsando-150x150.jpeg150150 Thousands march in Dublin against Irish water charges https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/thousands-march-in-dublin-against-irish-water-charges/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/thousands-march-in-dublin-against-irish-water-charges/#respond Mon, 23 Mar 2015 10:14:26 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=867659 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/thousands-march-in-dublin-against-irish-water-charges/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2015/03/irish_water_protest-150x150.jpeg150150 Irish water levy protests escalate https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/irish-water-levy-protests-escalate/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/irish-water-levy-protests-escalate/#respond Tue, 18 Nov 2014 11:03:51 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=859358 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/irish-water-levy-protests-escalate/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/11/alan_kelly-150x150.jpeg150150 Manuel Valls wants EU nitrates directive ‘to evolve’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/manuel-valls-wants-eu-nitrates-directive-to-evolve/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/manuel-valls-wants-eu-nitrates-directive-to-evolve/#respond Wed, 10 Sep 2014 08:47:19 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=854115 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/manuel-valls-wants-eu-nitrates-directive-to-evolve/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/09/fertiliser_environment_farming_nitrates_creditpatrick_nouhaillerflickr-150x150.jpeg150150 Drinking water: A human right only if everybody can afford it https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/drinking-water-a-human-right-only-if-everybody-can-afford-it/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/drinking-water-a-human-right-only-if-everybody-can-afford-it/#respond Thu, 13 Feb 2014 17:29:47 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=841682 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/drinking-water-a-human-right-only-if-everybody-can-afford-it/feed/ 0 Commission to regulate flushing of toilets and urinals https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/commission-to-regulate-flushing-of-toilets-and-urinals/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/commission-to-regulate-flushing-of-toilets-and-urinals/#comments Tue, 29 Oct 2013 09:00:28 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=832310 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/commission-to-regulate-flushing-of-toilets-and-urinals/feed/ 28 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2013/10/toilet_flushing-150x150.jpeg150150 People must pay the full cost of water, says EEA https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/people-must-pay-the-full-cost-of-water-says-eea/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/people-must-pay-the-full-cost-of-water-says-eea/#respond Tue, 01 Oct 2013 08:19:34 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=832095 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/people-must-pay-the-full-cost-of-water-says-eea/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2010/01/drinkingwater-150x150.jpeg150150 Europe threatened by greater water risks: OECD report https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/europe-threatened-by-greater-water-risks-oecd-report/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/europe-threatened-by-greater-water-risks-oecd-report/#respond Tue, 03 Sep 2013 08:51:16 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=831907 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/europe-threatened-by-greater-water-risks-oecd-report/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2013/09/Flood budapest June-150x150.jpeg150150 British Lords blast Commission over water aid to Africa https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/british-lords-blast-commission-over-water-aid-to-africa/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/british-lords-blast-commission-over-water-aid-to-africa/#respond Thu, 01 Aug 2013 08:24:34 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=831646 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/british-lords-blast-commission-over-water-aid-to-africa/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/09/Drought in Africa 2011_UN PhotoStuart Price_Large_600x400-150x150.jpeg150150 Foreign ministers promote ‘water diplomacy’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/foreign-ministers-promote-water-diplomacy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/foreign-ministers-promote-water-diplomacy/#respond Tue, 23 Jul 2013 08:53:28 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=831571 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/foreign-ministers-promote-water-diplomacy/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2012/03/Drought_c. Stockholm International Water Institute-150x150.jpeg150150 New chemicals, drugs added to EU water pollution watch list https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/new-chemicals-drugs-added-to-eu-water-pollution-watch-list/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/new-chemicals-drugs-added-to-eu-water-pollution-watch-list/#respond Thu, 04 Jul 2013 09:01:38 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=831388 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/new-chemicals-drugs-added-to-eu-water-pollution-watch-list/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2010/01/Water_01-150x150.jpeg150150 Plastic pipe industry chief: Banking on a greener future https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/plastic-pipe-industry-chief-banking-on-a-greener-future/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/plastic-pipe-industry-chief-banking-on-a-greener-future/#respond Tue, 04 Jun 2013 13:05:51 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=835057 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/plastic-pipe-industry-chief-banking-on-a-greener-future/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2013/06/Tony Calton_TEPPFA_interview-150x150.jpeg150150 Water rights e-petition first to get 1 million signatures https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/water-rights-e-petition-first-to-get-1-million-signatures/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/water-rights-e-petition-first-to-get-1-million-signatures/#respond Mon, 11 Feb 2013 16:34:35 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=829087 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/water-rights-e-petition-first-to-get-1-million-signatures/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2010/01/Water_05-150x150.jpeg150150 European Water Partnership Statement [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/video/european-water-partnership-statement/ Mon, 14 Jan 2013 12:51:35 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=851516 Unilever eyes EU research to halve its water, CO2 footprint https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/unilever-eyes-eu-research-to-halve-its-water-co2-footprint/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/unilever-eyes-eu-research-to-halve-its-water-co2-footprint/#respond Thu, 20 Dec 2012 07:46:25 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=829655 INTERVIEW / The Dutch multinational Unilever wants to boost its participation in EU research programmes to develop the breakthrough technologies it needs to cut the water use and CO2 emissions of its products by half – two of its key environmental objectives. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/uk-europe/news/unilever-eyes-eu-research-to-halve-its-water-co2-footprint/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2012/05/REACH chemicals science-150x150.jpeg150150 Exporting water through food https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/exporting-water-through-food/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/exporting-water-through-food/#respond Fri, 14 Dec 2012 16:15:53 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=840841 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/exporting-water-through-food/feed/ 0 US intelligence mulls three scenarios for EU in 2030 https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/us-intelligence-mulls-three-scenarios-for-eu-in-2030/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/us-intelligence-mulls-three-scenarios-for-eu-in-2030/#respond Tue, 11 Dec 2012 17:27:18 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=828766 https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/us-intelligence-mulls-three-scenarios-for-eu-in-2030/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2010/04/crystal-ball-150x150.jpeg150150 Firms tap technology to improve water delivery https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/firms-tap-technology-to-improve-water-delivery/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/firms-tap-technology-to-improve-water-delivery/#respond Fri, 07 Dec 2012 07:36:35 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=826944 SPECIAL REPORT / Bulgaria loses as much as half its urban water supply through leaks, and across the European Union, some as much as 40% of piped water never makes it to consumers. But emerging technology could help reduce waste and turn water systems into energy sources. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/firms-tap-technology-to-improve-water-delivery/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2012/12/Lisbon.jpg-150x150.jpeg150150 Farmers locked in food production vs. pollution trade-off https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/farmers-locked-in-food-production-vs-pollution-trade-off/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/farmers-locked-in-food-production-vs-pollution-trade-off/#respond Thu, 22 Nov 2012 08:30:48 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=827069 SPECIAL REPORT / Agriculture remains a major threat to water quality in Europe, according to the latest report by the European Union’s environmental agency. But farmers and EU policymakers are also quick to highlight the trade-off between conservation objectives and pressure to increase food production. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/farmers-locked-in-food-production-vs-pollution-trade-off/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2012/11/Sudan farmer_NEPAD_600x400-150x150.jpeg150150 Water blueprint seeks to better police member states https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/water-blueprint-seeks-to-better-police-member-states/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/water-blueprint-seeks-to-better-police-member-states/#respond Thu, 15 Nov 2012 14:50:28 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=826778 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/water-blueprint-seeks-to-better-police-member-states/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/10/Potocnik-150x150.jpeg150150 An EU cap-and-trade scheme for water pollution? Greens say no https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/an-eu-cap-and-trade-scheme-for-water-pollution-greens-say-no/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/an-eu-cap-and-trade-scheme-for-water-pollution-greens-say-no/#respond Mon, 05 Nov 2012 07:35:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=825871 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/an-eu-cap-and-trade-scheme-for-water-pollution-greens-say-no/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2012/10/Charter_Fishing.jpg-150x150.jpeg150150 Bailout terms force water utility sale in Greece, Portugal https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/bailout-terms-force-water-utility-sale-in-greece-portugal/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/bailout-terms-force-water-utility-sale-in-greece-portugal/#respond Thu, 11 Oct 2012 08:42:20 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=825625 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/bailout-terms-force-water-utility-sale-in-greece-portugal/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2010/01/drinkingwater-150x150.jpeg150150 UN human rights official to probe Hungarian chemical spill https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/un-human-rights-official-to-probe-hungarian-chemical-spill/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/un-human-rights-official-to-probe-hungarian-chemical-spill/#respond Wed, 03 Oct 2012 07:50:37 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=825555 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/un-human-rights-official-to-probe-hungarian-chemical-spill/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2012/10/Commissioner Georgieva 600 x 400-150x150.jpeg150150 Audit questions sustainability of EU water projects in Africa https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/audit-questions-sustainability-of-eu-water-projects-in-africa/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/audit-questions-sustainability-of-eu-water-projects-in-africa/#respond Tue, 02 Oct 2012 08:36:53 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=827052 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/audit-questions-sustainability-of-eu-water-projects-in-africa/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2014/05/Water_F Lefebvre_EuropeAid photo-150x150.jpeg150150 Water blueprint to focus on enforcement, not new laws https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/water-blueprint-to-focus-on-enforcement-not-new-laws/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/water-blueprint-to-focus-on-enforcement-not-new-laws/#respond Fri, 21 Sep 2012 07:39:02 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=825471 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/water-blueprint-to-focus-on-enforcement-not-new-laws/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2010/01/drinkingwater-150x150.jpeg150150 Scientists to study storm impact on water quality https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/scientists-to-study-storm-impact-on-water-quality/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/scientists-to-study-storm-impact-on-water-quality/#respond Wed, 05 Sep 2012 08:23:44 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=825321 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/scientists-to-study-storm-impact-on-water-quality/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2010/01/water_pollution1-150x150.jpeg150150 Water Week chief: Better management, governance needed https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/water-week-chief-better-management-governance-needed/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/water-week-chief-better-management-governance-needed/#respond Fri, 24 Aug 2012 07:38:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=834808 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/water-week-chief-better-management-governance-needed/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2012/08/Jens Berggren interview-150x150.jpeg150150 Droughts cut Europe’s food output, raise fire risks https://www.euractiv.com/section/central-europe/news/droughts-cut-europe-s-food-output-raise-fire-risks/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/central-europe/news/droughts-cut-europe-s-food-output-raise-fire-risks/#respond Mon, 20 Aug 2012 07:34:59 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=827095 https://www.euractiv.com/section/central-europe/news/droughts-cut-europe-s-food-output-raise-fire-risks/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2012/08/Spain fire 2012 600 x 400-150x150.jpeg150150 Policymakers weigh options for EU water pricing https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/policymakers-weigh-options-for-eu-water-pricing/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/policymakers-weigh-options-for-eu-water-pricing/#respond Fri, 25 May 2012 07:53:32 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=826329 https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/policymakers-weigh-options-for-eu-water-pricing/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2010/01/Water_09-150x150.jpeg150150 Europe’s beaches proclaimed fit for summer https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/europe-s-beaches-proclaimed-fit-for-summer/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/europe-s-beaches-proclaimed-fit-for-summer/#respond Thu, 24 May 2012 08:15:19 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=821018 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/europe-s-beaches-proclaimed-fit-for-summer/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2010/01/dog_on_beach_isp_a_hwang-150x150.jpeg150150 Firms scramble to boost water-saving culture https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/firms-scramble-to-boost-water-saving-culture/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/firms-scramble-to-boost-water-saving-culture/#respond Thu, 24 May 2012 08:04:03 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=826908 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/firms-scramble-to-boost-water-saving-culture/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2010/01/Water_06-150x150.jpeg150150 The water crisis is now https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/the-water-crisis-is-now/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/the-water-crisis-is-now/#respond Wed, 23 May 2012 09:17:47 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=840604 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/the-water-crisis-is-now/feed/ 0 Desalination: Solving water problems or creating a new one? https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/desalination-solving-water-problems-or-creating-a-new-one/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/desalination-solving-water-problems-or-creating-a-new-one/#respond Wed, 23 May 2012 07:31:31 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=821020 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[Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/video/water-efficiency-what-role-for-infrastructure/ Wed, 16 May 2012 16:05:04 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=851603 Pesticide makers walk fine line over public concerns https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/pesticide-makers-walk-fine-line-over-public-concerns/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/pesticide-makers-walk-fine-line-over-public-concerns/#respond Fri, 30 Mar 2012 07:31:44 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=829707 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/pesticide-makers-walk-fine-line-over-public-concerns/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2012/03/Pesticides spraying-150x150.jpeg150150 Pesticides chief: ‘We were not really listening to societal concerns’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/pesticides-chief-we-were-not-really-listening-to-societal-concerns/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/pesticides-chief-we-were-not-really-listening-to-societal-concerns/#respond Fri, 30 Mar 2012 07:31:31 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=834983 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/pesticides-chief-we-were-not-really-listening-to-societal-concerns/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2012/03/Friedhelm Schmider-150x150.jpeg150150 World Water Day 2012 – Water Stewardship EURACTIV Workshop [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/video/world-water-day-2012-water-stewardship-euractiv-workshop/ Mon, 26 Mar 2012 17:02:41 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=851548 Water savings often hampered at national level https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/water-savings-often-hampered-at-national-level/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/water-savings-often-hampered-at-national-level/#respond Thu, 22 Mar 2012 07:49:33 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=827130 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/water-savings-often-hampered-at-national-level/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2012/03/world water day-150x150.jpeg150150 Rival forums set different course for water access https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/rival-forums-set-different-course-for-water-access/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/rival-forums-set-different-course-for-water-access/#respond Fri, 09 Mar 2012 08:22:30 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=827134 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/rival-forums-set-different-course-for-water-access/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2012/03/Marseille-150x150.jpeg150150 Private role in delivering water raises questions https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/private-role-in-delivering-water-raises-questions/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/private-role-in-delivering-water-raises-questions/#respond Thu, 08 Mar 2012 08:13:39 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=829865 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/private-role-in-delivering-water-raises-questions/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2010/01/Water_05-150x150.jpeg150150 Farms trump industry in worries about water pollution https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/farms-trump-industry-in-worries-about-water-pollution/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/farms-trump-industry-in-worries-about-water-pollution/#respond Tue, 06 Mar 2012 07:33:59 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=820405 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/farms-trump-industry-in-worries-about-water-pollution/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2012/03/Hungary sludge_Reuters_Laszlo Balogh-150x150.jpeg150150 Plenty of water, but is there enough to drink? https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/plenty-of-water-but-is-there-enough-to-drink/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/plenty-of-water-but-is-there-enough-to-drink/#respond Mon, 05 Mar 2012 23:33:11 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=827138 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/plenty-of-water-but-is-there-enough-to-drink/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2012/03/Drought_c. 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over algae https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/eu-threatens-to-take-france-to-court-over-algae/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/eu-threatens-to-take-france-to-court-over-algae/#respond Thu, 03 Nov 2011 07:42:52 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=818836 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/eu-threatens-to-take-france-to-court-over-algae/feed/ 0 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2011/11/ECJ Europe Court main room-150x150.jpeg150150 France in ‘crisis situation’ as drought deepens https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/france-in-crisis-situation-as-drought-deepens/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/france-in-crisis-situation-as-drought-deepens/#respond Tue, 17 May 2011 08:36:08 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=817926 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/france-in-crisis-situation-as-drought-deepens/feed/ 0 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