PAWA Final Meeting, Florence, Italy, 30 March 2015
The final meeting of the PAWA project took place in Florence on March, 30th at the hotel Villa Medici (http://www.villamedicihotel.com/) in Florence/Firenze (Italy).
The project "PAWA - Pilot Arno Water Accounts" under the Grant Agreement No. 07.0329/2013/671279/SUB/ENV.C.1 started at the beginning of January as part of the funding call announced by the Directorate General Environment of the European Commission (DG ENV), with the aim of promoting preventive actions on European basins against desertification through a sustainable management of water resources.
The Coordinating entity is the Italian Institute for Environmental Protection and Research (ISPRA), and the main partners are: the Arno River Basin Agency (ARBA), Italy and the Euro-Mediterranean Information System on know-how in the Water sector (EMWIS/SEMIDE), France.
The duration of the action was 15 months, and the works were developed throughout 2014 and early 2015.