Europe’s water in danger
Report says that member states will miss target.
Appeared in print on 08.11.2012
Half of the EU’s river basins will be affected by water scarcity and stress by 2030 if action is not taken soon, according to a report to be published next week. Despite ambitious goals set in 2000 aimed at safeguarding Europe’s water, member states look like failing to meet a 2015 restoration deadline.