Conservation and Quality Assurance of Municipal Water in the Crossborder Area

The CIVILWATER project partnership was formed by 5 partners, the Decentralized Administration of Macedonia & Thrace, Club "ECONOMIKA 2000", the InterBalkan Environmental Center, Municipality of Oraiokastro and Municipality of Blagoevgrad.

Aim of the project was the development of common standards for water conservation and quality assurance along with pilot applications in selected Municipalities of the cross-border area. The project’s direct beneficiaries were the inhabitants of the Municipalities that participated in the project, through the protection and conservation of their local natural resources. The local administration authorities were also targeted since they were granted with useful tools for decision making and administrative planning.

Consortis was involved in actions regarding the project’s Management & Coordination, the Common Methodological Standards for Integrated Municipal Water Management, Pilot Application Actions, Capacity Building and Continuation Actions, Ecological footprint assessment of methodological standards, E-support platform and training material and Guidelines for sustainable use of municipal water.


INTERREG IV Greece - Bulgaria European Territorial Cooperation Programme 2007-2013