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Update: European Rivers Summit 2021

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Event Date: 20/05/2021 - 22/05/2021
Venue: Lisbon

Save the date! GEOTA, Wetlands International – European Association, EuroNatur, RiverWatch, WWF Adria and the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation will host the second edition of the European Rivers Summit, from 20th to 22nd May 2021 in Lisbon, Portugal. This event was postponed from 2020 to 2021 due to covid-19.

Rivers are one of the most endangered ecosystems in the world. Join hundreds of river lovers and experts in this knowledge sharing and networking event on river protection.

Topics include climate change impact on freshwater resources, river protection and restoration measures including dam removal, perverse public subsidies for electricity production, and environmental justice.

Mark your calendars now and stay tuned for further updates!

Click here to go to the dedicated website for the summit.


The first European Rivers Summit took place in Sarajevo in 2018. Read and watch here what happened at this big event. Find the European Rivers Summit 2018 Declaration here.


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