Geoportal of the Dniester River Basin

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Environmental Atlas of the Dniester Basin is published

December 14th 2012, the Environmental Atlas of the Dniester Basin is published, based on the materials of the pilot geoinformation Internet portal of Dniester river basin. These information products are results of the project "Information management system and infrastructures for the transboundary Dniester river basin", which was executed between 2008 and 2012 by national organizations in Ukraine and Moldova, coordinated by GRID-Arendal and Zoi Environmental NetworkMore detailed information on Atlas and the digital version of the Atlas are available on the “Environmental Atlas of the Dniester Basin” webpage. 

Republic of Moldova and Ukraine sign Treaty on sustainable management of Dniester River Basin

29 November 2012, Rome – On 29 November the Minister of Environment of the Republic of Moldova, Mr. Gheorge Salaru, and the Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources of Ukraine, Mr. Eduard Stavytskyi, signed the bilateral Treaty on Cooperation on the Conservation and Sustainable Development of the Dniester River Basin. The signing ceremony took place in the Italian Parliament during the Meeting of the Parties to the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) Convention on the Protection and Use of Transboundary Watercourses and International Lakes (Water Convention).