HRVODE – Hrvatske vode, Croatian Waters

Hrvatske vode is a legal entity for water management in Republic of Croatia. The mission of Hrvatske vode is to manage waters in the Republic of Croatia to protect human lives, health and property from adverse effects of water, as well as to secure permanent availability of water by optimizing economic and environmental benefits in accordance with the principles of sustainable development. The vision of Hrvatske vode is to continuously fulfil its mission and established objectives, by respecting the highest quality standards, using modern scientific and empirical technologies and methods that are environment and nature-friendly, to achieve the highest level of agreement with water users and stakeholders with regard to objectives and methods of preserving and protecting water, to raise the awareness of water as being strategic resource, and to assert Hrvatske vode as an expert and reliable national agency for water management. DaWetRest project fits into the mission and vision of Hrvatske vode. The implementation of the project will achieve the desired effects of improving and preserving the ecosystem of the area, all in accordance with the Water Framework Directive of the EU, laws, and regulations on the nature protection.