|Seminar on Beach Management and the EC Bathing Water Directive|
PRESS ANNOUNCEMENT - UNDP/PFF- 104/06
An initiative of the
Partnership for the Future
Programme funded by
the European Union
11-12 April 2006, Major Conference Centre, Nicosia
The UNDP Programme “Partnership for the Future” is pleased to announce the organization of a two-day seminar on Beach Management and the EC Bathing Water Directive.
The seminar aims to raise awareness over beach management issues, focusing on the EC Bathing Water Directive, beach rating schemes such as the Blue Flag and beach litter issues. The seminar targets organizations responsible for beach management who want to improve beach facilities and obtain information on how to comply with the EC Bathing Water Directive.
On the first day of the seminar, participants will receive training on beach management guidelines, beach litter issues, the EC Bathing Water Directive and beach rating schemes such as the Blue Flag.
The second day of the seminar will include a visit to a selected local beach, where participants will be able to observe beach management issues in practice.
Registration will be done on a first come first served basis. For registration, please contact by 7 April 2006:
UNDP Programme Partnership for the Future
Tel. +357 22445060
Fax. +357 22445061
Mob. +90 533 844 06 95
Nicosia , 27 March 2006
Location: Major Conference Center , Nicosia
Contact: Erel Cankan, undp-unops-pff