From 28th to 30th November 2016, the “Budapest Water Summit 2016 (BWS 2016)” was held in the Hungarian capital. This event results from an intense cooperation between the Hungarian Government and the World Water Council aiming for cooperation, peace and development for countries that are aiming to be more sustainable, managing conflicts and global risks that concern water. The participants of the Budapest Water Summit 2016 discussed solutions to be adopted by international bodies, with guidelines within the “Budapest Statement 2016“.

The University of Miskolc, coordinator of the CHPM2030 project, presented their H2020 projects in a booth – Sustainable Water Solutions Expo – to promote the projects internationally. CHPM2030 was one of the projects presented at this occasion. The President of the Hungarian Republic János Áder (right) met the Dean of the Faculty of Earth Science and Engineering of the University of Miskolc Péter Szűcs (center) and the Coordinator of CHPM2030 Tamás Madarász (left).