Category Archives: Private sector

Can hydropower be environmentally friendly?

GWP Senior Knowledge Management Officer Dr Danka Thalmeinerova recently moderated a panel discussion at the ICPDR workshop “Sustainable Hydropower: Progress, Solutions and Remaining Challenges”. These are her reflections from the event. All Danube Basin countries have committed to the implementation … Continue reading

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Where Did Wetlands Go in Water Management?

World Wetlands Day, marked on February 2, did not attract a lot of attention this year (alas, it rarely does). No TV headlines, no political rhetoric, no riots. Only a few conservationists produced posters and pins to commemorate one of … Continue reading

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