This section provides you with press releases related to JDS2.

Checking equipment in the Argus ship lab before the launch

JDS2 Final ResultsJDS2 Final Results

On September 11, 2008, the final results of the JDS2 expedition were publicly presented during a press conference at the `World Water Congress and Exhibition´ in Vienna, Austria.

Press conference in Tulcea

Final press release/press conferenceFinal press release/press conference

On September 27, a final press conference was held in Tulcea, Romania. A final press release marking the end of the JDS2 was distributed internationally on September 28.
Well-attended press conference in Vilkovo

Vilkovo press release/press conferenceVilkovo press release/press conference

A press conference was held in Vilkovo, Ukraine on September 25. Download the Ukrainian press release, written by the Danube Biosphere Reserve, here.

Ruse press release/press conferenceRuse press release/press conference

On September 19, a press conference was held in Ruse, Bulgaria. Visit the Bulgarian press release here.
Officials and the press visit the vessel laboratories

Turnu Severin press release/conferenceTurnu Severin press release/conference

On September 12, a press conference was held in Turnu Severin, Romania. Download the Romanian press release here.
Philip Weller presents a JDS2 T-shirt to Nikola Marjanovic - Directorate for Water in Serbia's Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management

Belgrade press release/conferenceBelgrade press release/conference

On September 6, a press conference was held in Belgrade, Serbia.

Osijek press release/conferenceOsijek press release/conference

On September 2, a press conference was held in Osijek, Croatia, by the Drava River, a tributary of the Danube River. Download the Croatian press release here.
Hungarian Environment Ministry State Secretary Kálmán Kovács and the ICPDR's Philip Weller at the press conference

Budapest press release/conferenceBudapest press release/conference

A press conference was held at the Hungarian Ministry of Environment and Water on August 28 13:00 in Budapest.
Journalists prepare for the Bratislava press conference

Bratislava press release/conference Bratislava press release/conference

On August 22, the Ministry of the Environment of the Slovak Republic held a press conference in Bratislava related to JDS2.

Pröll and Weller on deck (Credit: Lebensministerium, Kern)

Vienna press release/conferenceVienna press release/conference

PRÖLL: Weltweit größte wissenschaftliche Flussexpedition im Jahr 2007 soll umfassenden Überblick über ökologischen Zustand der Donau geben
ICPDR's Philip Weller addresses press conference

Million-euro boat expedition launchedMillion-euro boat expedition launched

The world's biggest river expedition of its kind in 2007 was launched today from Regensburg, Germany.
Astrid Klug, State Secretary of the German Ministry of Environment addresses press conference

Regensburg press release/conference Regensburg press release/conference

Press release of the German Federal Ministry for the Environment for the launch ceremony August 14 in Regensburg, Germany