Meeting of Directors of the NHMSs from the Sava River Basin countries and the ISRBC Secretariat

end:  23.02.2016.start:  23.02.2016.
venue:  Premises of the Sava Commission (Kneza Branimira 29, Zagreb)
The meeting of Directors of the National Hydro-Meteorological Services from the Sava River Basin countries (Bosnia and Herzegovina, Republic of Croatia, Republic of Serbia, Republic of Slovenia and Montenegro), and the ISRBC Secretariat was held on February 23, 2016, at the premises of ISRBC in Zagreb (HR).

Representatives of the Secretariat presented the most important activities of the Sava Commission for the period 2015 and additionally are presented the relevant activities in the following projects:
  • Development of Flood Forecasting and Warning System for the Sava River Basin (WBIF grant)
  • Hydrologic and hydraulic modelling activities in in the Sava River Basin (2nd phase of the U.S. Government’s support)
  • Sediment Management Issues
  • Joint discharge measurements at border river sections

Participants of the meeting were informed about the results of projects SavaGIS and SavaHIS, and a live demo of web application www.savagis.org and www.savahis.org was presented. The main purpose of both web aplication is viewing, analysis and exchange of data and information related to river basin and flood risk management, and hydrological and meteorological data for the entire Sava river Basin.

The participants also discussed on implementation of the Policy on the Exchange of Hydrological and Meteorological Data and Information in the Sava River Basin, which can be reached at the following link: Data Exchange Policy.