Budapest Water Summit 2016
The Budapest Water Summit 2016 is organised by the Hungarian Government in cooperation with the World Water Council, under the patronage of János Áder, President of Hungary. The mission of the Summit aims that instead of conflicts and global risks water shall be the source of cooperation, peace and development for all the countries committed to sustainable development. To this end, participants of the Budapest Water Summit 2016 will lay down their proposed solutions for the relevant international bodies by adopting the „Budapest Statement 2016”.
The Austrian Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management was organizing a side event "Strategies for the protection of drinking water and flood mitigation".