Category Archives: Management

Eureau report charts governance of European water services

The report provides a snapshot of the governance water services in 29 countries. Illustration: Eureau.

The European federation of national water services Eureau recently published a report on the governance of public and private water services in 29 European countries. This report provides a snapshot of the...

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Belgium: Government wants to use drones against illegal irrigation

Drones should be able to control illegal water abstraction. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

West-Flanders governor Carl Decaluwé in Belgium wants to introduce drones in times of water scarcity. The drones should prevent illegal abstraction of water. During the extreme drought in 2018 many farmers neglected the ban on irrigation and the governor thinks drones could help to locate thiefs. “During the summer...

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