The Council of Ministers has adopted guidelines to the draft Act: Water Law. It is planned to change the water governance and water management structure in accordance with the principle ‘one river, one administrator’. The competences related to investment and maintenance of water infrastructure are to be separated from administrative and planning functions.
Maciej Grabowski, Minister of Environment, decided to appoint Dorota Zawadzka-Stępniak for the position of the Vice-president of the National Fund for Environmental Protection and Water Management responsible for environmental undertakings.
Seven new trees have been planted on Pole Mokotowskie in Warsaw. This symbolic event served as the opening of the 12th edition of the "Arbor Day" celebrated this year under the theme "Tree of Liberty". The event held on 10 October was attended by Maciej Grabowski, the Minister of the Environment.
The place and role of ecological movement in the changing world were discussed by the participants of a debate organised by the Ministry of the Environment and the Institute for Sustainable Development. The discussion referred to the publication "Przez ekologię do wolności. Ruch ekologiczny a 25 lat przemian – refleksje na 25-lecie odzyskania suwerenności Polski” ["Through ecology to freedom. The ecological movement and 25 years of transformation – thoughts for the 25th anniversary of regaining sovereignty by Poland"].
GreenEvo Technology Accelerator is currently one of the showcases of Poland in the world. On 9 October, an official gala celebrating five years of the project was held in the Muranów Conference Centre, during which the winners of this year's programme edition were awarded. The event was attended among other by Piotr Otawski, Undersecretary of State in the Ministry of the Environment, and Katarzyna Kacperczyk, Vice-Minister of Foreign Affairs.
The Ministry of the Environment and the National Fund for Environmental Protection and Water Management launch a new financing offer addressed to local communities. The objective of the programme "Grassroots Initiatives for the Environment" is to improve the condition of the natural environment by involving people in activities aimed at sustainable development of their region.
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