MEP Picula's project: Water Saving Challenge
Vice President of te parliamentary Intergroup for the Islands, MEP Tonino Picula, launched an international project WaSaC (Water Saving Challenge) to design a water management model for European islands. The project involves eight islands - from France, Greece, Ireland and two from Croatia: Vis and Lastovo. The first results of the survey will be presented by MEP Picula, September 22 at a conference in Komiža on Vis.
Juncker would mention Croatia and Slovenia, if he wanted to
MEP Tonino Picula spoke of Jean Claude Juncker's speech in front of the European Parliament on the state of the Union. He particularly referred on the part when Juncker said that he sees Croatia as a part of Schengen .
Picula on the new Slovenian blocade
Slovenia cannot support Croatia's membership in the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) because it does not meet the conditions- Slovenian diplomatic sources reported. MEP Tonino Picula commented the new "blockade" of Croatia for Croatian National Television.