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The Drin Animated Story, episode 2: Deterioration of Water Quality in the Drin basin

4483 - Enabling Transboundary Cooperation and Integrated Water Resources Management in the Extended Drin River Basin

30 Jun 2021

Eastern Europe Southern Europe Drin
Pollution Water Quality

What are the key sources of pollution in the Drin basin, threatening humans and ecosystems alike? Episode 2 of the Drin Animated Story illustrates the hidden ‘journey’ of harmful pollutants, often unseen to the naked eye, but with a profound and lasting impact on people, nature and economic prospects. Following a systematic methodology, the Transboundary Diagnostic Analysis that was developed under the GEF funded project, implemented by UNDP and executed by GWP-Med, identified deterioration of water quality as one of the four transboundary issues that the Drin is facing. For more visit: Subtitles available in Albanian, Macedonian and Montenegrin.

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