Support on the compilation of the national programme for water resources management and preservation


Duration: February 2007–May 2007

Budget: €45 000

Commissioned by: Ministry of Environment, Planning and Public Works

Contractor: Department of Water Resources and Environmental Engineering

Project director: D. Koutsoyiannis

Principal investigator: A. Andreadakis

This project updates and expands a previous research project (Classification of quantitative and qualitative parameters of water resources in water districts of Greece), which has been commissioned by the Ministry of Development and conducted by the same team of NTUA in co-operation with the Ministry of Development, IGME, and KEPE.

The project includes defining the methodology, analyzing the water resources in the 14 water districts, quantity and quality and the relations between them, describing the existing administrative and development frameworks for water resources management and protection presenting the national, peripheral and sectoral water-related policies, and proposing an approach to a water resource management and protection programme (conclusions, problems, solutions, and proposals for projects and measures).