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Halting Desertification in the Júcar River Basin (HALT-Júcar-DES)

Preparatory Action on development of prevention activities to halt desertification in Europe

 International technical workshop on water balances

(Attendance by invitation)

Madrid, 27 February 2013

Venue: Centro de Estudios Hidrográficos, CEDEX

Paseo bajo de la Virgen del Puerto 3, 28005 Madrid

Photos of the meeting

Workshop organized by EVREN and CHJ. Audience: 25-30 people.

Representatives from the following entities will be invited to participate: Júcar River Basin Authority (CHJ); Euro-Mediterranean Information System on know-how in the Water Sector (EMWIS);  Guadiana and Tajo River Basin Authorities; DG Environment, European Commission; European Environment Agency (EEA), CEDEX, Centro de Estudios Hidrográficos; Planning Department, Spanish DG Water, Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Environment, Xuquer Viu, GUASEEAW pilot project (Geosys); the Mediterranean Network of Basin Organisations (MENBO); Universidad Politécnica de Valencia (UPV); Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM) and Observatorio del Agua; Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM), Universidad Politécnica de Cartagena (UPCT), Euro-Mediterranean irrigators community (EIC); representatives from Morocco and Tunisia, which are developing water balances under the European Neighbourhood Policy Instrument-Shared Environment Information System (ENPI-SEIS) group.

There will be simultaneous translation Spanish-English-French.

Practical information:  The Centro de Estudios Hidrográfiocs, CEDEX, is in walking distance (10’) to metro stations “Puerta del angel” (line 6, grey color), and “Principe Pío” (line 6, and line 10, dark blue). Principe Pío is also a train station where lines C-1, C-7 and C-10 connect.

How to reach the Center from the airport

By metro: the most direct way is taking metro line 8 (pink), until “Nuevos Ministerios” stop, change to metro line 6 (grey) to go up to “Principe Pío” stop, and walk by the river side (downstream, S direction) for 10’. The total journey is roughly 1 hour. Approximate cost 1-way: 4,5€

By taxi: The total journey takes about 30’ (depending on traffic). Approximate cost of 1-way: 40-50€.



For any questions, please contact:

Leticia Rodríguez, lrodriguez(at), M. +34 616403335.

Gabriel Gómez, gomez(at), M. 646233195.

Elisa Vargas, evargas(at), M. +34 629610713.

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