Estonian EU external border programme



Associated partners

NarvaCity Government, Department of City Maintenance; Administration of municipal formation «City Ivangorod Kingiseppmunicipal district of Leningrad Region»

Thematic objective

TO6 Environmental protection, climate change mitigation and adaption

Start date: 15.03.2019

End date: 14.03.2022

Duration: 36 months

Specific area

Improving the quality of shared water assets by reducing their pollution load (including improving wastewater treatment facilities, improving solid (household and industrial) waste management and relevant facilities, and reducing pollution that is caused by the agricultural sector

Programme co-financing

509 265,00 EUR

Total budget

565 850,00 EUR


North Estonia

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Project status

Completed (1)

NarvaWatMan (completed on EST side) - ER25

Water Management of the Narva River: harmonization and sustention

Project will provide sufficient contribution to the overall good status of the Baltic Sea

Specific objectives:

  • Narva river joint water assets effective management
  • Raising awareness and increasing cooperation in the field of environmental protection
  • The fulfillment by Russia and Estonia of International obligations (Est-Rus JC, HELCOM) in achieving a healthy environment the Gulf of Finland of the Baltic Sea

Main activities:

  • Elaboration of harmonized method for the Narva river runoff estimation
  • Development of joint method for calculating annual nutrient load with the Narva river flow
  • Elaboration of joint complex index for water quality assessment
  • Development of a joint quantification method for determining the share contribution from Estonia-Russia territory in the total nutrient load and recommendations for its possible reduction
  • Increasing of environmental awareness and cooperation

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