WaterSum | MENA Region
REC participates in 4th Arab Water Forum
Dec 1, 2017
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WaterSum | Tunisia
Teaming up on water
Oct 30, 2017
REC mission promotes creating task force with Tunisian ministry to address flood concerns READ MORE >
WaSe | Tunisia
Tunisia delegations near finish line
Oct 25, 2017
WATER SUM project team members made field visits to four delegations in Tunisia (Bir Mcherga, Matmata, Nefza, Sidi Ali Ben Aoun) to READ MORE >
WaSe | Jordan
Close to completion in Jordan
Oct 24, 2017
WATER SUM project team members made field visits to each of the four municipalities in Jordan (Ajloun, Al-Karak, Al Salt, Jerash) to READ MORE >
WaterSum | International
MENA World Café 2017 focuses on water and waste
Sep 8, 2017
Discussion groups hold topical discussions at WATER SUM event on final day of World Water Week READ MORE >
WaterSum | MENA Region
Certificates to be delivered for the Arabic-language LWSAP course
Mar 29, 2017
Within the framework of the “Sustainable Use of Transboundary Water Resources and Water Security Management” (WATER SUM) project, READ MORE >
WaterSum | MENA Region
Regional water workshop gets underway in Tunisia
Mar 28, 2017
The "Regional Workshop on Water Resources and Demand Management in a Changing Climate" started on March 28, 2017, in Djerba, Tunisia READ MORE >
WaterSum | MENA Region
REC participates in Arab Water Week 2017
Mar 21, 2017
Arab Water Week (AWW) is an international meeting that tackles water management issues in the MENA region by establishing innovative READ MORE >
WaterPOrT | Jordan
Stepping up monitoring and data processing in Jordan
Mar 20, 2017
The “2nd Training on Water Monitoring and Data Processing in Jordan” was held on March 12-15 in Amman in the framework of the WATER READ MORE >
WaterPOrT | Tunisia
Putting Water Monitoring Techniques into Practice
Mar 13, 2017
The 2nd Training on Water Monitoring in Tunisia took place on March 6-7, 2017, in Tabarka, Tunisia, and included field exercises in the READ MORE >
WaterSum | International
WATER SUM/WaSe team goes on field visits to partner munipalities and delegations
Jan 16, 2017
From December 11-18, 2016, the WATER SUM/WaSe team conducted a field visit to partner municipalities and delegations in Jordan and READ MORE >
WaterSum | International
Distance Learning Platform launches LWSAP course in Arabic language
Dec 23, 2016
The “Sustainable Use of Transboundary Water Resources and Water Security Management” (WATER SUM) project has launched a Local Water READ MORE >
WaterPOrT | International
WATER SUM study visit builds bridges and fosters knowledge exchange
Dec 21, 2016
The REC is implementing the project “Sustainable Use of Transboundary Water Resources and Water Security Management” (WATER SUM) with READ MORE >
WaterSum | International
Water SUM grants enable implementation of eight pilot projects in Jordan and Tunisia
Dec 14, 2016
As part of the local water security action planning activities carried out under the WATER SUM WaSe component, the Regional READ MORE >
WaterPOrT | Jordan
Water Demand Management Strategies Discussed in Jordan
Dec 7, 2016
A capacity-building event on Water Demand Management in Jordan took place at the Dead Sea on December 5-6, 2016. The event brought READ MORE >
WaterSum | International
REC drawing competition still open for children in Jordan and Tunisia
Dec 6, 2016
Within the WATER SUM project and the Water, Growth and Security Initiative (WSGIni), the REC is organising a water-themed drawing READ MORE >
WaterPOrT | International
Regional Workshop on integrated water resources management
Nov 28, 2016
Practitioners and stakeholders in MENA region meet to build capacity on data processing and reporting. READ MORE >
WaterPOrT | Jordan
Workshop in Jordan Links IWRM & Climate Change Challenges
Oct 26, 2016
A National Workshop on Water Resources Management in a Changing Climate in Jordan took place on October 24 and 25, 2016, in the Dead READ MORE >
WaterPOrT | Tunisia
Learning by Doing: Flood Training in Tunisia
Oct 21, 2016
A Training on Flood Risk Management, Flood Hazard and Flood Risk Maps took place in Gammarth, Tunisia on October 19-20, 2016.The READ MORE >
WaterPOrT | Tunisia
Addressing Flood Risks in Tunisia
Oct 21, 2016
A Workshop on Flood Risk Management and Adaptation took place in Gammarth, Tunisia on October 18, 2016. The aim of the training was to READ MORE >
WaterPOrT | Jordan
Advancing Water Monitoring across Jordan
Oct 11, 2016
A Training on Water Monitoring in Jordan took place at the Dead Sea, Jordan on October 9-10, 2016. The Training aimed at building the READ MORE >
WaterPOrT | Tunisia
Monitoring the Status of Waters in Tunisia
Oct 7, 2016
A Training on Water Monitoring in Tunisia took place in Gammarth, Tunisia on October 5-6, 2016. The Training aimed at building the READ MORE >
WaterPOrT | Tunisia
Connecting water and climate change challenges in Tunisia
Oct 4, 2016
The REC held the national workshop “Water Resources Management in a Changing Climate” on September 29 and 30, 2016, in Gammarth, READ MORE >
WaSe | Tunisia
Tunisia hosts workshop on writing project proposals
Oct 4, 2016
A workshop on writing project proposals within the WaSe component of the WATER SUM project was held between September 28 and October 1, READ MORE >
WaSe | Jordan
Jordan hosts workshop on writing project proposals
Oct 4, 2016
A workshop on project proposal writing within the WaSe component of the WATER SUM project was held on September 26, 2016, in Amman, READ MORE >
WaSe | Tunisia
Tunisia hosts initial training on LWSAP
Oct 3, 2016
An initial training on local water security action planning (LWSAP) within the WaSe component of the WATER SUM project was held READ MORE >
WaterSum | International
Drawing Competition for children in Jordan and Tunisia
Sep 8, 2016
Within the WATER SUM project and the Water, Growth and Security Initiative, the REC is organising a water-themed drawing competition READ MORE >
WaterSum | International
Third WGS Conference will take place in April 2017
Sep 5, 2016
With the Second WGS Conference recently concluded, the REC is proud to announce that the Third WGSIni Conference READ MORE >
WaterSum | International
Come to the table: World Café 2016 on Water, Growth, and Stability
Sep 2, 2016
On August 31, 2016, over 60 representatives of central and local governments, regional bodies, NGOs, academia and businesses from the READ MORE >
WaterSum | International
Water and security at local level take the spotlight in Stockholm
Sep 1, 2016
In this second SIWI Sofa session, which took place during World Water Week 2016 in Stockholm (you can read about the first one here), READ MORE >
WaterSum | International
WGSIni gets 'couch treatment' in Stockholm
Aug 31, 2016
WGSIni sits for a friendly SIWI Sofa chat on the MENA region's development outlook READ MORE >
WaterSum | MENA Region
Consolidating the WGSIni and looking ahead
Jul 20, 2016
Water, Growth and Stability Initiative (WGSIni) gains traction as stakeholders gather in Tunisia and new features are introduced. READ MORE >
WaterSum | MENA Region
Second WGS Conference opens in Tunisia
Jul 11, 2016
Stakeholders meet to support the MENA region in advancing water management and security through the Water, Growth and Stability READ MORE >
WaterSum | Tunisia
Tunisia to host Second Water, Growth and Sustainability Conference
Jul 7, 2016
In April 2016, multiple stakeholders from the MENA region and beyond met for the First WGS Conference at the Regional Environmental READ MORE >
WaterPOrT | Jordan
National workshop takes on IWRM and climate change challenges in Jordan
Jun 8, 2016
A national workshop on integrated water resources management (IWRM) and adaptation to climate change took place at the Dead Sea in READ MORE >
WaterPOrT | Tunisia
Tunisian national workshop addresses IWRM and climate change
Jun 8, 2016
A national workshop on integrated water resources management (IWRM) and adaptation to climate change took place in Hammamet, Tunisia, READ MORE >
WaterPOrT | Jordan
Photo competition in Jordan: Announcing the winners!
Jun 7, 2016
The winners of the WATER POrT photo competition in Jordan have now been chosen! READ MORE >
WaterPOrT | Tunisia
Photo competition in Tunisia: Announcing the winners!
Jun 6, 2016
The winners of the WATER PorT photo competition in Tunisia have now been chosen! READ MORE >
WaterSum | Tunisia
Four Tunisian delegations host one-day LWSAP workshops
Jun 1, 2016
From May 23-27, 2016, a series of on-the-job training workshops on local water security action planning (LWSAP) took place in the READ MORE >
WaterSum | Jordan
Dead Sea to host national workshop in May
May 25, 2016
A national workshop on integrated water resources management (IWRM) and adaptation to climate change will take place at the Dead Sea in READ MORE >
WaSe | MENA Region
Prioritising problems to improve local water security
May 10, 2016
Working groups from four Jordanian municipalities and four Tunisian delegations are continuing to take action to improve local water READ MORE >
WaSe | Jordan
On-the-job training in Jordan
May 10, 2016
An on-the-job training event for members of local water security planning teams is taking place at the Dead Sea Spa Hotel in the READ MORE >
WaterSum | International
High-level session opens three-day event
Apr 26, 2016
Stakeholders are currently meeting at the Conference Center of the Regional Environmental Center in Szentendre, Hungary, to support the READ MORE >
WaSe | MENA Region
Public opinion assessment results
Apr 26, 2016
The results of the public opinion assessment (POA) undertaken in the framework of the WaSe component of the WATER SUM project in READ MORE >
WaterPOrT | Jordan
Sitting Down with the Civil Society in Jordan
Apr 21, 2016
Responding to the need to adapt to changing current and future conditions, civil society is expanding its role in sustainably managing READ MORE >
WaterSum | International
Water, Growth and Stability: MENA conference
Apr 21, 2016
The WATER SUM team is pleased to announce that over 100 participants have registered to attend the conference “Water, Growth and READ MORE >
WaterSum | International
REC hosts regional LWSAP training
Apr 21, 2016
A regional training on local water security action planning (LWSAP) is currently taking place at the Conference Center of the Regional READ MORE >
WaterPOrT | Tunisia
NGOs and CSOs discuss water-related challenges in Tunisia
Apr 19, 2016
Responding to the need to adapt to changing current and future conditions, civil society is expanding its role in sustainably managing READ MORE >
WaterSum | MENA Region
Cultivating partnership with Yemen
Apr 7, 2016
On April 6, 2016, Dr. Radoje Lausevic, deputy executive director of the Regional Environmental Center (REC) and WATER SUM project READ MORE >
WaterSum | Jordan
REC facilitates e-equipment grant to four municipalities
Mar 25, 2016
E-equipment is being donated to four Jordanian municipalities involved in the WaSe project component (Al-Salt, Al Karak, Jerash and READ MORE >
WaterSum | Jordan
Participate and distribute!
Mar 24, 2016
The Regional Environmental Center for Central and Eastern Europe (REC) invites you to participate in an online survey and to widely READ MORE >
WaterSum | Jordan
Water security assessment started in Jordan
Mar 24, 2016
The Regional Environmental Center (REC) celebrated World Water Day this year in Amman, Jordan. The joint event comprised a workshop on READ MORE >
WaterPOrT | Tunisia
WATER POrT Photo Competition in Tunisia
Mar 23, 2016
Capture the relationship between water and people!    Take a photo and share it with us! READ MORE >
WaterSum | MENA Region
MENA region ambassadors discuss cooperation at REC briefing
Mar 11, 2016
A 'MENA Ambassadorial Briefing of the REC' took place on March 10, 2016 at the REC Conference Center in Szentendre, Hungary. The READ MORE >
WaterPOrT | Jordan
WATER POrT Photo Competition in Jordan
Mar 7, 2016
Capture the relationship between water and people!    Take a photo and share it with us! READ MORE >
WaterPOrT | MENA Region
Training bolsters know-how in water management
Feb 8, 2016
The WATER POrT team, led by project manager Ms. Jovanka Ignjatovic, conducted the training “Integrated Water Resources Management READ MORE >
WaterSum | Tunisia
REC, Tunisia strengthen ties through WATER SUM project
Jan 25, 2016
A REC delegation comprised of Dr. Radoje Lausevic, REC Deputy Executive Director, Dr. Janos Zlinsky, Director of the Sustainable READ MORE >
WaSe | MENA Region
Seeding local water security assessment
Jan 20, 2016
Local coordinators and focal points from eight self-governing territories – four in Jordan (the municipalities of Al-Karak,  Jarrash, READ MORE >
WaterSum | MENA Region
Opening of water resources management event
Jan 19, 2016
The Regional Transboundary Water Resources Management event opened on January 19 in the presence of key water stakeholders from Jordan READ MORE >
WaSe | Jordan
Stakeholder analysis workshop in Jordan
Jan 15, 2016
The second workshop on stakeholder analysis within the WaSe component of the WATER SUM project was held on January 14, 2016, in Amman, READ MORE >
WaSe | Tunisia
Stakeholder analysis workshop in Tunisia
Jan 14, 2016
The first stakeholder analysis workshop within the WaSe component of the WATER SUM project was held on January 12, 2016, in Hammamet, READ MORE >
WaterSum | MENA Region
A good start to 2016: Regional training event
Jan 4, 2016
The WATER SUM team is pleased to announce the upcoming "Regional Transboundary Water Resources Management" event, which will take place READ MORE >
WaterSum | International
Promoting transboundary water cooperation
Nov 16, 2015
A workshop to promote transboundary water cooperation in the Middle East and Northern Africa (MENA) region took place in Budapest, READ MORE >
WaterPOrT | International
Dovetailing IWRM, water dialogue and climate change
Nov 4, 2015
From October 24 to November 1, 2015, the WATER SUM team visited the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. Over the course of the week-long READ MORE >
WaterSum | Tunisia
REC delegation advances water projects in Tunisia
Oct 22, 2015
A REC delegation comprising senior management personnel and selected WATER SUM project team members and experts visited Tunisia from READ MORE >
WaterSum | MENA Region
Water sector needs in the MENA region
Aug 31, 2015
Better governance and consideration of climate change and security issues are needed in the water sector in the MENA region. READ MORE >
WaterSum | MENA Region
MENA World Water Café documents available
Aug 7, 2015
The WATER SUM team has finalized the background documents for the Working Group sessions of the MENA Water World Café, a side event in READ MORE >
WaterSum | MENA Region
REC hosts Regional Kickoff Conference
Jun 11, 2015
The WATER SUM Regional Kickoff Conference, which took place on June 12, 2015, at the REC's head office in Szentendre, Hungary, marked READ MORE >
WaterPOrT | Egypt
Mission to Egypt
Mar 31, 2015
The REC project team engaged in the Integrated Water Resources Management Good Practices and Knowledge Transfer (WATER POrT) component READ MORE >
WaterPOrT | MENA Region
Mission to Morocco
Mar 23, 2015
The second mission to North Africa brought the WATER POrT project team to Morocco, where meetings were organized with the office in READ MORE >
WaterSum | International
World Water Day 2015
Mar 22, 2015
Following a 1993 declaration by the United Nations General Assembly, World Water Day is celebrated each year on March 22. The aim is to READ MORE >
WaterSum | International
First WATER SUM workshop
Mar 15, 2015
The first WATER SUM workshop was held in Jordan, at the Dead Sea Spa Hotel, on March 15 and 16, 2015. It provided a platform for READ MORE >
WaterPOrT | Tunisia
Mission to Tunisia
Feb 22, 2015
The WATER POrT mission to Tunisia kicked off with a pivotal meeting with the Ministry of Agriculture and Water Resources, which is the READ MORE >