Welcome to the web space for the WaterCo-Governance (WaterCoG) project. WaterCoG is a project co-funded by the North Sea Region Programme 2014 - 2020.
Working with a range of partners and stakeholders from Sweden, Germany, Denmark, Netherlands and the UK, WaterCoG aims to understand the extent to which effective stakeholder and community participation in water management (co-governance) can deliver more sustainable and long-term approaches to managing North Sea Region (NSR) ecosystems by improving the implementation of key environmental objectives such as the Water Framework Directive (WFD).
Latest Project News
A group of high-school students from the RVEC in Hoogeveen have been researching water quality in the helophyte filter in Hoogeveen.Read more
From water sampling, to educational programmes, the Himleån pilot is using citizen science to improve water management in the catchment.Read more
Representatives from Denmark, Sweden, United Kingdom, Germany and the Netherlands met in Groningen, the Netherlands for their sixth Water Co-Governanc…Read more
Increasing number of seals in the Limfjord and its streams - citizens / stakeholders can actively contribute to better knowledgeWednesday, August 1, 2018
Anglers and fishermen have experienced an increasing number of seals in the Limfjord and its streams, which is a cause for the fishing industry. As a …Read more