Join us at the first European Rivers Summit, which will be held in Sarajevo from September 27-29!

 

 

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REGISTER NOW! To do so send an email to cornelia.wieser@riverwatch.eu, including your name, email address, organisation (if applicable), country and the subject line “European Rivers Summit” by AUGUST 31.

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The countdown is on!

until the first

European Rivers Summit!

Program

The program will cover the following aspects…

  • What is the situation on European rivers?
  • What are the driving forces for the dam craze and how to counteract?
  • What are the alternatives to hydropower?

We will also discuss ideas for a better future for European rivers, such as

  • Armada of lawyers: legal ways against destructive projects
  • Follow the money: stopping subsidies and funding for hydropower
  • What´s going on in Brussels regarding river policies?
  • Vision for the protection of European rivers: The Wild and Scenic Rivers Act
  • Dam Removal: A new movement to restore rivers
  • De-growth economy:How to stop climate change without destroying our nature?

 

+++ DOWNLOAD THE TENTATIVE PROGRAM HERE +++

 

There will be plenty of time for networking and sharing experiences with fellow participants! The new documentary “Blue Heart” as well as other related films will be screened in the evenings.

On Saturday night we will have an open-air concert for the Blue Heart of Europe in the city center featuring Rambo Amadeus, Eda Zari, Damir Imamovic, and Tamara Obrovac!

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Accommodation & Travel

Accommodation in the conference hotel (from September 27. - 30. - 3 nights) and meals will be covered during the Summit. Please note that we have a limited capacity and that registration is required. Participants are responsible for their own travel.

THE SUMMIT WILL BE HELD IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE ONLY!

 

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