Nature-based solutions for climate change in Paris region

Solutions for the preservation, sustainable use and restoration of ecosystems and biodiversity, with the dual objective of mitigating climate change and adapting Paris region to its effects.

Booklet of Natureparif

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Conference "Restoring the small water cycles and climate"

Bratislava, 17 september 2015

Video presentations:

  • Evaporation, a new paradigm in urban rainwater management
    Marco Schmidt, Technische Universität Berlin
  • Water retention in landscape for recovery of climate
    Jan Pokorny, ENKI

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Water EU policy: commodification, austerity and new threats

Round table of the Grande Rencontre Euro-Méditerranéenne de Marseille sur l'Eau - 7 february 2015

Video presentations:

  • Right2Water Ireland
    Brendan Ogle from Right2Water Ireland explains to our European counterparts why Ireland is protesting against the imposition of unfair water charges.

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Water transfers and dams in the Euro-Mediterranean region

Round table of the Grande Rencontre Euro-Méditerranéenne de Marseille sur l'Eau - 7 february 2015

Video presentations:

  • Water banks in Spain

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Water and Power: Are public services still public?

Municipal Services Project

Public water and electricity are back in vogue! Yet many state-owned utilities are now undergoing “corporatization”: they have legal autonomy and manage their own finances. Is this a positive development in the struggle for equitable public services? Or a slippery slope toward privatization?

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