Financial Times Water SummitThe World Water Council at World Water Week 2016Financing Water for Sustainable GrowthWorld Water Council launches book on Climate Resilience in StockholmAfrican Ministers call for action on water and climateHace 20 años, quien pensó que el agua era una prioridad global? Nosotros.Súmate a la iniciativa #ClimateIsWater8th World Water Forum preparations get underway

Financial Times Water Summit

The World Water Council is joining the Financial Times as founding partner for the 2nd annual FT Water Summit which will take place on 12 October 2016, at the Millennium Hotel Mayfair, London, UK. The event will bring together corporate representatives, financial actors, political leaders and the broader water community, to address the strategic importance of good water management for businesses and the financial sector. 

 

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The World Water Council at World Water Week 2016

The World Water Council designed diverse and constructive interaction with the participants at this year’s World Water Week in Stockholm around the theme of “Water for Sustainable Growth.” In particular, the Council was a co-convenor of the day-long seminar on “Financing Water for Sustainable Growth” in cooperation with the OECD, the Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment of the Netherlands, the 2030 Water Resources Group, and SIWI.


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Financing Water for Sustainable Growth

“Water is a political issue and financing it will require convincing political decision makers,” stated the President of the World Water Council, Benedito Braga, during a standing-room-only event entitled “Financing Water Infrastructure for Sustainable Growth” organized Tuesday, 30 August, during this year’s World Water Week in Stockholm.


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World Water Council launches book on Climate Resilience in Stockholm

The World Water Council, in cooperation with CONAGUA and ANEAS, have successfully launched the final product of their nearly two-year cooperative work. The scientific book entitled Increasing Resilience to Climate Variability and Change, The Roles of Infrastructure and Governance in the Context of Adaptation was presented during a session convened at the World Water Week in Stockholm. 


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African Ministers call for action on water and climate

Over 600 participants attended the international conference on “Water Security for Climate Justice” in Rabat, Morocco on 11 and 12 July, co-organized by the Government of Morocco, the Government of France and the World Water Council. Announced at CoP21 last year, the conference aimed to raise political awareness for water within climate change discussions. “Water security needs to be considered in order to moderate the injustice of climate change impacts” stated Honorary President of the World Water Council Loic Fauchon in his keynote speech.


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Hace 20 años, quien pensó que el agua era una prioridad global? Nosotros.

La idea de formar un ‘consejo mundial del agua’ para unir esfuerzos en la gestión global del agua fue propuesto por primera vez en 1992 durante la Conferencia de las Naciones Unidas sobre Medio Ambiente y Desarrollo en Dublín y en la primera Cumbre de la Tierra en Río de Janeiro. Durante los siguientes años, hubo mucha deliberación y debate para establecer la visión, los objetivos y el alcance de las actividades de dicha organización...


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Súmate a la iniciativa #ClimateIsWater

Con el fin de elevar el tema del agua en el debate climático al nivel de la política, durante este importante evento y en los próximos años, el Consejo Mundial del Agua, junto con más de una docena de integrantes de la comunidad internacional del agua, lanzan una iniciativa para comunicar a una única voz que nuestro futuro depende de el abordar con eficacia la relación entre el agua y el clima: #ClimateIsWater. El WWC hace un llamamiento a sus miembros a conocer más acerca  de esta iniciativa y unirse compartiendo sus eventos y acciones.

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8th World Water Forum preparations get underway

Brasilia, Brazil, 27 June 2016 - "We are here together in record numbers today to highlight the importance of sharing water in the presence of representatives from across the world – from political leaders, to representatives of academia, intergovernmental organizations, civil society and business. And also the young leaders of tomorrow," announces Benedito Braga, President of the World Water Council, at the opening ceremony of the 8th World Water Forum Kick-off Meeting on Monday 27 June.


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The World Water Council at World Water Week 2016

The World Water Council at World Water Week 2016

The World Water Council designed diverse and constructive interaction with the participants at this year’s World Water Week in Stockholm around the theme of “Water for Sustainable Growth.” In particular, the Council was a co-convenor of the day-long seminar on “Financing Water for Sustainable Growth” in cooperation with the OECD, the Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment of the Netherlands, the 2030 Water Resources Group, and SIWI.


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Financing Water for Sustainable Growth

Financing Water for Sustainable Growth

“Water is a political issue and financing it will require convincing political decision makers,” stated the President of the World Water Council, Benedito Braga, during a standing-room-only event entitled “Financing Water Infrastructure for Sustainable Growth” organized Tuesday, 30 August, during this year’s World Water Week in Stockholm.


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World Water Council launches book on Climate Resilience in Stockholm

World Water Council launches book on Climate Resilience in Stockholm

The World Water Council, in cooperation with CONAGUA and ANEAS, have successfully launched the final product of their nearly two-year cooperative work. The scientific book entitled Increasing Resilience to Climate Variability and Change, The Roles of Infrastructure and Governance in the Context of Adaptation was presented during a session convened at the World Water Week in Stockholm.


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Foro Mundial del Agua

El mayor evento del Consejo Mundial del Agua es el Foro Mundial del Agua. Descubra más acerca del Foro y cómo cada tres años reúne a actores de todo el mundo para abordar temas internacionales del agua: 

Hágase miembro del CMA

El Consejo Mundial del Agua cuenta con más de 300 organizaciones miembro, que representan a más de 50 países en todo el mundo. Conozca más detalles acerca de la membresía del Consejo y el proceso para convertirse en miembro. 

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