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The Mediterranean component of the European Union Water Initiative

The European Union Water Initiative (EU-WI) represents the EU's most specific contribution to support the implementation of the Decisions of the World Summit on Sustainable Development (WSSD)  held in Johannesburg in September 2002. It stands for a common European approach to meet the challenges of water-related  Millennium Development Goals.
Its fundamental objectives refer to:
  • Water supply and sanitation
  • Integrated Water Resource Management
The Mediterranean Component (MED EUWI) is a regional component of the EUWI and shares its overall objectives. The MED EUWI is led by the Greek Government's Ministry of the Environment.

This section aims to present the Med Component and its current developments, including an overview of the EUWI as background information.

5th Mediterranean Water Forum