The Netherlands Water Partnership (NWP), the Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) and the Dutch Embassy in Poland jointly hosted a virtual matchmaking mission between Poland and the Netherlands between 21 and 23 June 2021. The mission included several presentations and thematic sessions as well as opportunities for 1:1 matchmaking. The matchmaking mission was attended by 66 participants from both Poland and the Netherlands.
Arcadis presented the main outcomes of the Water Management Market Research Report.
The virtual matchmaking mission was opened by a word of welcome by Sanne Kaasjager, Trade Counsellor and Head of the Economic Department at the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to Poland, Bianca Nijhof, Managing Director of the Netherlands Water Partnership and Janine Kaya, Project officer Enterprise Europe Network at the Netherlands Enterprise Agency.
Following the opening speeches, Arcadis presented the main outcomes of the Water management market research report. Main challenges and solutions discussed in the report:
EUR 22.5 million in activities contributing to mitigating effects of droughts by building household rainwater retaining installations. This program is dedicated to private owners and includes home installations
Maintenance on infrastructure, which is in poor condition
Challenge: Agricultural, hydrological and hydrogeological drought