Evènements

    agenda : 3rd International Conference on Water and Climate

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    Marseille, France
    Organizer
    World Water Council
    Following the success of the 2nd International Conference on Water and Climate, the World Water Council, with the support of the CoP22 Chair as represented by the State Secretariat for Water of the Kingdom of Morocco, and with the collaboration of other international partners, is pleased to announce the organization of the third edition of the event on 2-3 October in Marseille, France. The central objective of the meeting is to mobilize and encourage a range of political, institutional, technical, and scientific stakeholders to work together so that water remains an important element of...

    agenda : Cairo Water Week

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    Nile Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Cairo, Egypt
    Organizer
    Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation
    Arid and semi-arid regions are suffering from several water problems such as desertification, water scarcity, upstream countries development and significant effect of climate change. Egypt shares common concern with many regional and international conglomerates, such as the Arab region, which suffers from water scarcity and characterized with vast desert. At the same time, Egypt is part of the Mediterranean basin facing environmental problems due to climate change and sea level rise. On the other hand, Egypt is part of African region and generally characterized by high level of poverty and...

    agenda : Global Engineering Congress

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    London, United Kingdom
    Organizer
    Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE), World Federation of Engineering Organisations (WFEO)
    ICE and the World Federation of Engineering Organisations (WFEO) are bringing together the worldwide community to look at how we can trigger real change and deliver the outcomes specified by the UN Sustainable Development Goals. The GEC offers 5 full days of multi-streamed content. 2,000-plus engineers will take part in a practical programme designed to produce answers that can improve the lives of millions around the world. Read more

    agenda : 7th Africa Water Week

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    Salle Ouest, Stade de l’Amitié (Friendship Stadium), Libreville, Gabon
    Organizer
    African Ministers Council on Water (AMCOW)
    The Africa Water Week (aww) is convened by the African Ministers Council on Water (AMCOW) in conjunction with the African Union Commission and organized with other development partners. It represents a political commitment at the highest level with over 1000 participants from governments, regional institutions, international partners, the private sector, the scientific community, civil society, and the media from all over the world, and in particular Africa, meeting to discuss and collectively seek solutions to Africa’s water resources, and sanitation challenges. It is now held biennially in...

    agenda : The OECD Water Governance Initiative

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    Zaragoza, Spain
    Organizer
    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
    The OECD Water Governance Initiative is an international multi-stakeholder network of members from the public, private and non-for-profit sectors gathering regularly to share good practices in support of better governance in the water sector. Objectives: Provides a multi-stakeholder technical platform to share knowledge, experience and best practices on water governance across levels of government. Advises governments in taking the needed steps for effective water reforms through peer-to-peer dialogue and stakeholder engagement across public, private and non-profit sectors. Provides a...

    agenda : 8th World Water Council General Assembly

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    Marseille, France
    Organizer
    World Water Council
    The General Assembly is the opportunity for all members of the World Water Council to influence the strategic orientation of the organization by voting on policies and programs. It is also the occasion for members to elect the representatives of the Board of Governors for a term of three years, approve the triennial budget, and adopt the work program and By-Laws. A total of 35 Governors representing 5 colleges of members are elected during the General Assembly. During the 8th General Assembly, the members of the World Water Council will: Adopt the work program of the Council for the next...