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Key Council events at the 7th World Water Forum

The World Water Council is co-organizing a number of high level panels in Daegu and Gyeonbuk, and will host WWC and member events on its Pavilion at the EXCO venue, Daegu. 


7th World Water Forum, Water for our future

The 7th World Water Forum to be held in Daegu - Gyeongbuk, Republic of Korea, 12-17 April 2015, will focus on the implementation of the solutions that were identified during the 6th edition (France, 2012) in line with its 3 strategic goals.

 

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World Water Council: An International Multi-Stakeholder Platform for a Water Secure World

The World Water Council was established in 1996 in response to increasing concern from the global community about world water issues. Its mission is to promote awareness, build political commitment and trigger action on critical water issues at all levels, including the highest decision-making level, to facilitate the efficient management and use of water in all its dimensions and on an environmentally sustainable basis.

 

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World Water Council to propose a new role for Integrated Water Resource Management

World Water Council to propose a new role for Integrated Water Resource Management

At the 7th World Water Forum, the World Water Council will host a High Level Panel on the future directions of Integrated Water Resource Management.


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World Water Council looks beyond Sustainable Development Goal for Water

World Water Council looks beyond Sustainable Development Goal for Water

At today’s High-Level Panel on Water in the Post-2015 Development Agenda, the World Water Council is urging policy makers and water stakeholders from all nations to maintain the momentum for a dedicated Sustainable Development Goal for water in order to achieve water security in all domains.


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2050: Water supplies to dwindle in parts of the world, threatening food security and livelihoods

2050: Water supplies to dwindle in parts of the world, threatening food security and livelihoods

Policies and investments are needed, including adaptation of agriculture to climate change. In 2050 there will be enough water to help produce the food needed to feed a global population expected to top nine billion, but overconsumption, degradation and the impact of climate change will reduce water supplies in many regions, especially developing countries, FAO and the World Water Council have warned in a paper published today.


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