ICPR – International Commission for the Protection of the Rhine

Press Releases


Koblenz, July 2010

The Rhine bordering countries have decided on a comprehensive strategy to address the problem of micro-pollutants from municipal and industrial wastewater. The decision was taken by the International Commission for the Protection of the Rhine (ICPR) and the…

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Koblenz/Mainz, 29/30 June 2010

On Wednesday, 30 June 2010, more than 250 participants representing water management in the ICPR Member States Switzerland, France, Luxemburg, the Netherlands, and Germany, and in other states belonging to the Rhine catchment will celebrate 60…

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Koblenz, 29 April 2010

The workshop „Master Plan Migratory Fish Rhine“ which the International Commission for the Protection of the Rhine staged in the Regierungspräsidium Freiburg (Germany) on 27 and 28 April 2010 hosted a large number of international participants. More than…

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Salmon: Improve access to habitats and reduce illegal catches
ICPR Plenary Assembly in Schaffhausen

Schaffhausen, 2 July 2009

Redevelopment measures targeted at improving the Rhine water quality have made many species return to the watershed. As far as fish are concerned, the…

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Koblenz, March 22, 2009

On the occasion of the United Nations’ World Water Day (22 March 09) the International Commission for the Protection of the Rhine (ICPR) launches its new and revised internet site. www.iksr.org presents a survey of the multiple international co-operation…

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