MENBO parcipated in the kick-off meeting of the Project aimed at elaborating a Mediterranean White Book on Water. This Project intends to develop an integrating publication with references on water in the Mediterranean region, including an assessment of water resources, environmental requirements, water demand in different sectors, regional water balances as well as major policies and programs of measures applied in the countries of the Mediterranean basin. The Steering Committee of the Project is formed by the Mediterranean Water Institute (IME), the Center for Studies and Experimentation on Public Works (CEDEX), the Mediterranean Network of Basin Organisations (MENBO), the Euro-Mediterranean Information System on Water (EMWIS), European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed) and the Euro-Mediterranean Water Institute (IEA). Other collaborating organisations and entities will be: the Secretariat General of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM), the Blue Plan, the Global Water Partnership Mediterranean, the River Basin Authorities, consulting companies, IPEMed, EUWI-Med, the Marseille Centre for Mediterranean Integration (CMI), WWF MedPo, MedWet, Universities, cooperation agencies, NGOs and civil society groups. Please find the Agenda, the Concept Note, the Presentation IME and the Presentation MENBO of the meeting.