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Implementation of the Basin Management Principle in Eastern Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia 01.05.2016

The purpose of this report is to provide an overview of implementation of the river basin planning principle in the countries of Eastern Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia. It is a follow-up to a benchmarking study by UNECE and OECD from early 2014, where the overall status with regard to implementation of the IWRM principles was described. 

Water Diplomacy 01.09.2014

At national level there are normally traditions and mechanisms to determine water allocation between different economic sectors such as agriculture or hydropower production. However, as over 45 percent of the land surface of the world is covered by river basins that are shared by two or more countries, need for bilateral agreements arises. The UNECE Water Convention offers some of the tools for what is increasingly described with the concept of ’water diplomacy’. 

Kopikas aastast 1944 08.07.2014

Sain kohvikus muu peenraha seas tagasi Šveitsi 20-santiimise metallraha, millel vermimisaasta 1944. Iseenesest ei midagi harukordset, olen siin varemgi märganud müntidel aastaarve aegade tagant. Uurisin kohe järgi - Šveitsi tänane metallraha on sama kujundusega käibel aastast 1879 ehk juba 135 aastat! Hakkan taskupõhjas kõlisevatele santiimidele suuremat tähelepanu pöörama ja loodan müntidega ajas veel kaugemale tagasi jõuda.