WORKSHOP ON WATER TARIFFS AND EFFLUENT CHARGES
Baden, February 24, 2005
Hotel Schloss Weikersdorf
A-2500 Baden, AUSTRIA
Tel: +43 2252 48301-0
The objective of this Workshop is to present the Phase 1 results of the Tariffs and Charges Study (T&C), in particular to present the findings of conducted case studies in eight Danube countries and to introduce and discuss potential reform proposals on municipal water and wastewater tariffs and effluent charges. The outcomes of this workshop will contribute to the final selection of demonstration projects based on developed case studies and provide input to the final design of the T&EC reform proposals and their implementation in Phase 2 of the DRP.
It is expected every Danube country will be represented with the ICPDR Head of Delegation and one additional country representative or expert on the topic of the workshop, e.g. a senior representative of the Ministry or the Government Authority responsible for water tariffs regulation in country.
This workshops is organized by the UNDP/GEF Danube Regional Project, that will cover the costs of participation (travel, accommodation, daily allowance) for official representatives from GEF eligible countries.
The T&EC Study Final Report Volume 1 and relevant part of Volume 2 were already distributed to some HoDs as hard copies. These reports are electronically available at the project web site, please see Tariffs and Charges page. Additional documents will be distributed at the workshop.
Workshop agenda as of 23rd February 2005