VISFRIM - Press conference at the opening of the embankment in Prvačina


On Thursday, 9th July the water containment embankment that will protect some residential buildings in the hamlet of Prvačina (Municipality of Nova Gorica) from the flooding of the Vipacco river was presented to the public. The project is one of the measures to mitigate the hydraulic risk of the Vipacco river which will be implemented within the VISFRIM project.

The press conference was attended by, among others, the Mayor of the Municipality of Nova Gorica, Klemen Miklavič, PhD, Anton Harej, Undersecretary of the Government Service for Development and European Cohesion Policy, Leon Gosar, PhD, representative of the Slovenian Water Agency who is also one of the 11 partners of the VISFRIM project, and Črtomir Špacapan, director of the Northern Primorska Regional Development Agency.

The construction of the embankment is co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund under the Interreg V-A Italy-Slovenia 2014-2020 program.

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