Region of Puglia, Mediterranean Department, Italy

The Region of Puglia participates in the elaboration of European policies in the areas of environment, climate changes and water resources through its role as political coordinator of the Europe 2020 Monitoring Platform on the sustainability of European policies and climate change; and as a member of the Commission for Environment, Climate Change and Energy of the Euro-Mediterranean Regional and Local Assembly (ARLEM).

The president of the Region of Puglia is appointed by the Committee of the Region as rapporteur on climate change and desertification and on the role of the regional and local authorities in the promotion of a sustainable policy on water resources. The Region of Puglia supports the setting up of a European observatory for the monitoring and governance of water resources.

Claudio Polignano
Tel.: (39-080) 5406552
Address: Via P.Gobetti 26, Bari, 70125 Italy