Press Releases

Here you find all press releases published by the ICPDR. For further information please contact cerff@vpcqe.betgro.rdpci@sserp .

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  • News & Media

    (Press Release) Danube Day 2021: “Discover Danube!”

    VIENNA, 29 June – For Danube Day 2021 once again we are inviting more than eighty million people in the 14 Danube countries to celebrate the day, learn about the waters, experience the river, and #DiscoverDanube. Events will be held partially online this year with only a small number of outdoor events taking place.

  • News & Media

    (Press Release) JDS4 Reports Published: The Most Comprehensive River Survey in the World In Two Publications

    VIENNA – 29 April 2021. Coordinated with the ICPDR, many hundreds of experts in the countries of the Danube River Basin as well as other actors engaged in the fourth Joint Danube Survey – JDS4 – in 2019 and 2020. The final results have now been published and made available to the public and scientific communities online.

  • News & Media

    (Press Release) World Water Day 2021: valuing the water of our shared basin

    VIENNA, 22 March 2021 – World Water Day 2021 is focusing on valuing water and celebrating this precious resource we work to protect.

  • News & Media

    (Press Release) Montenegro takes over ICPDR Presidency from Moldova for 2021

    VIENNA, 26 January 2021 (International Commission for the Protection of the Danube River) – As Montenegro is taking over the annual Presidency of the International Commission for the Protection of the Danube River (ICPDR) in 2021, incoming President Momčilo Blagojević described the bold aims for his forthcoming term at the online event: finalizing the Danube River Basin and Flood Risk Management Plan Updates, emphasizing the public consultation process backing up both plans, plus focusing on strengthening Montenegro’s involvement in ICPDR expert and task groups.

  • News & Media

    (Press Release) Danube Art Master Competition 2020: Winners announced

    VIENNA, 16th December 2020 – The environmental Art competition, “Danube Art Master” is delighted to have received a surprisingly large number of artworks submitted in 2020, despite taking place under truly exceptional circumstances.

  • News & Media

    (Press Release) Living Danube Partnership wins "Partnership of the Year" Award from Reuters

    Vienna, 8th October 2020 - The Partnership of the Year Award goes to Coca-Cola for its Living Danube Partnership with WWF-CEE and the International Commission for the Protection of the Danube River. The award was presented at today’s online Reuters Responsible Business Awards 2020.

  • News & Media

    (Press Release) Danube Day 2020: “Discover Danube!”

    Vienna, 29th June 2020 - Danube Day 2020 will be moving online this year, due to the uncertainty, necessary border-closures, and quarantine measures stemming from the global COVID-19 pandemic. Under normal circumstances, on 29th June we invite more than eighty million people in the14 Danube countries to celebrate Danube Day, and learn and experience the waters of the world’s most international river basin.

  • News & Media

    (Press Release) World Water Day 2020: the ICPDR adapts to Climate Change

    VIENNA, 22 March 2020 (International Commission for the Protection of the Danube River) – World Water Day 2020 is focusing on how Climate Change policy must put water first.

  • News & Media

    Moldova takes over ICPDR Presidency for 2020 from Hungary

    VIENNA, 31 January – Embassy of Hungary in Austria
    As Moldova takes over the annual Presidency of the International Commission for the Protection of the Danube River (ICPDR) today, incoming President Dorin Andros is setting the chief goals and highest priorities for his term: improving cooperation and collaboration between ICPDR members, putting focus on non-EU members, reducing water pollution in the Danube River Basin, crossing sectorial divides, and strengthening resilience to the effects of climate change are at the top of President Andros’ to-do list.

  • News & Media 8 November 2019

    Press Release: Danube Day 2019 (3.85 MB)

    Danube Day 2019: “Get active for a safer Danube”