World Bank

The Danube initiative driving water utility reforms in eastern Europe

Cover story

A joint initiative between the World Bank and the Danube water utility association IAWD is just starting a second three-year phase. It aims to secure improvements in the skills and capacity of water utilities in eastern Europe and to further promote reform in the governance and regulation of the sector. Keith Hayward spoke with Philip Weller, coordinator of the initiative, about the essential contribution the project is making in the region, and the lessons for efforts to improve the water sector in other parts of the world.

Subscribe to RSS - World Bank