The contract provides technical assistance to Water Research Centre Limited (WRc) in the assessment of the implementation of the Water Framework Directive (WFD) of Norway. This includes support in the development of the assessment methodology and preparation of the technical report according to a methodology to be agreed upon with Norway. This technical report will be used by Norway as a basis for the preparation of reports on the implementation of the Directives. That this will form an initial basis for further analysis supporting the review of the Directives.
Fresh Thoughts was helping WRc to develop the technical report for the Norway River Basin on the topics of water scarcity, exemptions, and measures related to agriculture.