Polish NGOs warn on water law transposition

Three Polish green groups have strongly criticised draft national regulations to transpose the major EU water framework directive. WWF Poland and partners called them "anachronistic" and "often contradictory to the EU law", and predicted administrative difficulties due to the lack of a unified water management plan. The draft rules guarantee neither clean water for the people nor fair access to it, they predicted. The NGOs presented their own, alternative recommendations for transposing the directive in Poland. See WWF Poland press release and report.

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