CONFERENCE ON DROUGHT AND WATER SCARCITY
International conference – Effective Utilization of Water Resources in the conditions of climate change (Drought and Water Scarcity) – took place on 17/18 May 2016 in Hotel Falkensteiner, Bratislava, Slovakia. The conference under the auspices of the Minister of Environment SR and the European Union Strategy for the Danube Region, Priority Area 4 was organised by the Water Research Institute.
There is no fee, you have only to register. However, accommodation and travel costs are paid by participants.
The presentations presented in the particular sections are here (we provide only the presentations prepared in English, all presentations are available at www.):
Section 1 – Legislation and Protection of Water Resources
The abstracts of presentations in Section 1 are here.
Section 2 – Meteorological and Hydrological Drought
M. Lapin, I. Damkorska, M. Gera, J. Hrvol, M. Mero, FMFI UK, SR: Assessment of meteorological and hydrological drought from the viewpoint of potential and topical evapotranspiration develorment in Slovakia in the period 1951-2015 and scenarios until 2100
The abstracts of presentations in Section 2 are here.
Section 3 – Water and Health
The abstracts of presentations in Section 3 are here.
Section 4: Drought in Practice (agriculture, water reservoirs for drinking purposes)
The abstracts of presentations in Section 4 are here.
Section 5: Measures against Drought
The abstracts of presentations in Section 5 are here.
Conclusions from the conference are here.