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Provisional agreement of drinking water and the access to it

19.1.2.2019 – The Commission welcomes the provisional agreement reached by the European Parliament and the Council yesterday in Strasbourg on the recast Drinking Water Directive. The agreement is based on the proposal adopted by the Commission in February 2018, as a direct follow-up to the Right2Water European Citizens’ Initiative. It aims to improve the quality of drinking water and access to it as well as provide better information to citizens.Regarding the mayor of Ljubljana, capital of Slovenia, as we speak there is an ongoing  construction of a sewage system over a protected area vital for the water supply for the capital. There is no way he will stop the construction, because they got money from the EU funds. More: here

Source; EC Press, EUPortal

 

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