JOINTISZA Strengthening cooperation between river basin management planning and flood risk prevention to enhance the status of waters of the Tisza River Basin

  • JOINTISZA - 1st Knowledge Transfer Training Workshop, Szolnok, Hungary
    - 05-11-2018
    1st Knowledge Transfer Training Workshop, Szolnok, Hungary

    Five countries in the 157,000 square kilometers of Tisza river basin design new methodologies for flood and water quality planning in the JOINTISZA program launched in 2017. Planning is of the utmost importance to prevent the anticipated effects...

  • JOINTISZA - Shared Vision Planning approach applied in Tisza River Basin
    - 05-11-2018
    Shared Vision Planning approach applied in Tisza River Basin

    Source: Global Water Partnership Central and Eastern Europe Website The uneven distribution and quality of water resources in the Tisza River Basin brings challenges on how to elaborate the Programme of Measures as required by the EU Water...

  • JOINTISZA - "THE WORLD'S RIVER AND STREAMS NEED MORE OF THIS PLASTIC CUP" - UN ENVIRONMENT MENTIONS JOINTISZA AND PLASTIC CUP
    - 10-09-2018
    "THE WORLD'S RIVER AND STREAMS NEED MORE OF THIS PLASTIC CUP" - UN ENVIRONMENT MENTIONS JOINTISZA AND PLASTIC CUP

        From food packaging in shops to straws in bars, single-use plastics are so ubiquitous in modern society that they can be hard to avoid while navigating through daily life. As a result, plastic waste is now reaching sites that were either...

  • JOINTISZA - THE JOINTISZA INTERNATIONAL BOAT WON THE VI. PLASTIC CUP
    - 09-09-2018
    THE JOINTISZA INTERNATIONAL BOAT WON THE VI. PLASTIC CUP

    The PLASTIC CUP is a Hungarian civil initiative was launched by Természetfilm.hu Association film making society for the cleaning of the Tisza river. With the aim to call the attention to the growing problem of plastic pollution of our water...

  • JOINTISZA - National-level stakeholder involvement in the framework of the JOINTISZA project
    - 27-07-2018
    National-level stakeholder involvement in the framework of the JOINTISZA project

    The public involvement within the framework of the JOINTISZA project is an important element. Different levels and steps of involvement were planned and described in the original project proposal. The direct involvement of SHs started with a...

  • JOINTISZA - 6th PLASTIC Cup on Tisza river
    - 15-06-2018
    6th PLASTIC Cup on Tisza river

    The waste pollution on river Tisza is a huge environmental problem! PET KUPA (The PLASTIC Cup), the non-profit, non-governmental initiative, was created to eliminate this problem. This environmental action contributes to clean river Tisza by...

  • JOINTISZA - INTERNATIONAL DANUBE DAY 2018 – LET’S ACT TOGETHER! REGISTRATION OPENED
    - 14-06-2018
    INTERNATIONAL DANUBE DAY 2018 – LET’S ACT TOGETHER! REGISTRATION OPENED

    International Danube Day – Challenges of plastic waste in the Danube region and beyond. Let’s act together! On the 29th of June each year, the 14 countries of the Danube Basin jointly celebrate one of Europe's greatest river systems. It...

  • JOINTISZA - Working it out together!
    - 14-06-2018
    Working it out together!

    3rd Work Package and Steering Committee Meeting for the JOINTISZA - Interreg Danube project in Bucharest on 5th-7th June 2018.   Third Work Package meeting for the JOINTISZA - Interreg Danube project was held in Bucharest on 5th-6th June...

  • JOINTISZA - SLOVAK STAKEHOLDERS CONTRIBUTE TO THE UPDATED INTEGRATED TISZA RIVER BASIN MANAGEMENT PLAN
    - 30-05-2018
    SLOVAK STAKEHOLDERS CONTRIBUTE TO THE UPDATED INTEGRATED TISZA RIVER BASIN MANAGEMENT PLAN

    The Slovak National Consultation Dialogue on the Integrated Tisza River Basin Management Plan took place on 10 April 2018 at the Slovak Water Management Enterprise in Kosice, Slovakia. Over 20 Slovak key stakeholders from the Tisza River...

  • JOINTISZA - Dialogue Along The Hungarian Tisza Section With The Agricultural Sector
    - 11-05-2018
    Dialogue Along The Hungarian Tisza Section With The Agricultural Sector

    The first step of the stakeholder involvement in Hungary was to target the most important sectors and think together about the most significant water management issues. Within the agricultural sector, the Hungarian Chamber of Agriculture...

  • JOINTISZA - Stakeholder’s Meeting in Serbia
    - 11-05-2018
    Stakeholder’s Meeting in Serbia

    Since the first meeting of stakeholders held in Serbia, the representatives from The Institute for Nature Conservation in Vojvodina showed a great interest and willingness to participate actively in the JOINTISZA project. Reasons for this...

  • JOINTISZA - Joint stakeholder support for river basin planning in Ukraine
    - 03-04-2018
    Joint stakeholder support for river basin planning in Ukraine

    Over 40 stakeholders from the Uzh River basin took part in a workshop in Uzhgorod on February 27, 2018, to discuss the Integrated Tisza River Basin Management Plan (ITRBMP). Representatives of governmental organisations in the water and...

  • JOINTISZA - Hungarian pilot area will assist in gathering drought and flood information for the Tisza River Basin
    - 12-03-2018
    Hungarian pilot area will assist in gathering drought and flood information for the Tisza River Basin

    The JOINTISZA project has decided on a new pilot project area. The selected area, 2884.6 km2 in size, is part of the TIKEVIR water management system and KÖTIVIZIG operational area. The main goal of the pilot activity is to investigate...

  • JOINTISZA - Joining forces with stakeholders
    - 05-03-2018
    Joining forces with stakeholders

           Bringing stakeholders on board Building on the successful train-the-planners seminar, held in Szolnok in June 2017, JOINTISZA project partners are keen to get more stakeholders involved in national-level activities in the five...

  • JOINTISZA - Setting a good example
    - 10-02-2018
    Setting a good example

    It is our great pleasure to announce that the DTP Post 2020 campaign has selected the JOINTISZA project as one of the current projects that successfully shows the benefits of transnational cooperation in the Danube Region. ‘Essential Messages...

  • JOINTISZA - Pilot project activities in Debrecen and Oradea will provide basin-wide reference points for urban water management
    - 18-01-2018
    Pilot project activities in Debrecen and Oradea will provide basin-wide reference points for urban water management

    After agriculture, urban use accounts for the most water consumption, and further study of urban hydrology is required to gain deeper insight into specific issues of urban water management, as well as to understand their significance for the...

  • JOINTISZA - Season's Greetings
    - 15-12-2017
  • JOINTISZA - Consultation timeline is published, so book time in your agenda!
    - 13-12-2017
    Consultation timeline is published, so book time in your agenda!

    River basin planning follows a structured approach: finding out the facts, deciding on the necessary actions, making a management plan, and carrying out the plan. Consultation and the involvement of interested parties are key elements of the...

  • JOINTISZA - Turning the page
    - 07-12-2017
    Turning the page

    If you're on the hunt for something new and interesting to read related to the Danube Basin, including updates on JOINTISZA activities, here are some good recommendations: The Hungarian Journal of Hydrology, a journal of the Hungarian...

  • JOINTISZA - Urban hydrology one of several issues discussed at recent conference in Baja, Hungary
    - 06-12-2017
    Urban hydrology one of several issues discussed at recent conference in Baja, Hungary

    The National Precipitation Management Conference, held during Science Month, took place on November 14-15, in Baja, Hungary. The event was organised by the National University of Public Service, Faculty of Water Sciences. Over two days, more than...

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