Archives Event's 2019

    agenda : World Water Week 2019 "Water for society: including all"

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    Tele2 Arena, Stockholm, Sweden
    Organizer
    Stockholm International Water Institute
    Meet us at World Water Week 2019 “Water for society: Including all” This year at World Water Week, the World Water Council will be engaging with stakeholders and members in advancing and motivating action to make water security a reality for all. Our principal activities include interactive sessions on financing water and a workshop on how to get involved in shaping the outcomes of the 9th World Water Forum. The right blend: tailoring finance vehicles for context-specific success Monday 26 August | 14:00-15:30 Room L8 The World Water Council, the Government of the Netherlands, OECD, the...

    agenda : 9TH WORLD WATER FORUM KICK-OFF MEETING

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    Diamniadio (Senegal)
    Organizer
    9th World Water Forum ISC
    The Kick-off Meeting of the 9th World Water Forum will be held in Diamniadio (Senegal) on 20 and 21 June 2019 in preparation for the 9th World Water Forum. The Kick-off Meeting will be an opportunity for interested stakeholders to contribute with ideas and experiences at the earliest stages of preparation of the 9th World Water Forum. Besides building upon previous Fora and, in particular, the 8th World Water Forum (Brasilia, 2018), the 9th World Water Forum will go further. Through an innovative framework, it will seek to identify, promote and implement concrete responses and actions for...

    agenda : Scaling Up Access to Climate Finance for Water Investments: GCF & innovative funding models

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    Bonn, Germany
    Organizer
    World Water Council (WWC), Global Water Partnership (GWP)
    On 17 June, the Council and Global Water Partnership (GWP) co-convened a side-event on ‘Scaling Up Access to Climate Finance for Water Investments: GCF & innovative funding models’ at the official UNFCCC Intersessional Climate Change Conference in Bonn. The event included an exchange on the report co-published by the Council and GWP ‘Scaling up financing: innovative funding models for water infrastructure for climate adaptation.’ The report provides an overview of existing innovative financing tools for water infrastructure, to help increase funding for adaptation and achieve global climate...

    agenda : High-level strategic workshop “Raising ambitions on the road to CoP25"

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    Bonn, Germany
    Organizer
    World Water Council and key international partners
    Placed under the theme “ Raising ambitions on the road to CoP25 ”, the high-level strategic workshop will aim to increase global climate ambitions through the crucial recognition of water as a main game-changer. It will serve as preparation for CoP25, to be held in Santiago, Chile, in December 2019. The central objective of the meeting is to mobilize and encourage a range of political, institutional, technical, and scientific stakeholders to work together to assure the continued and improved long-term visibility of water within climate discussions as well as the implementation of national...

    agenda : SITeau: International Technologies Exhibition of Water and Sanitation

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    Casablanca, Morocco
    SITeau holds its 6th edition on June 11th, 12th and 13th, 2019 at the Hayat Regency Hotel in Casablanca and promises to offer exchange, meeting and market opportunities to exhibitors and participants. The position of Morocco, bridge between the two shores of the Mediterranean, illustrated by its return to the African Union and its presence through including many private groups makes it a gateway for international investment in this region. State commitments expressed at COPs and social demands place water as a priority, followed by agriculture and health, whose interactions with this resource...

    agenda : UNESCO International Water Conference

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    Paris, France
    Organizer
    United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization -UNESCO
    UNESCO brings together its actors and partners to share innovative solutions to contemporary challenges. Thanks to its experience and expertise in the fields of education, sciences (both natural, and social and human sciences), culture and communication, UNESCO offers holistic and sustainable approaches to resolve issues impacting the governance and management of water. The UNESCO International Water Conference aims to advance sustainable water security and peace by leveraging intersectoral management of water resources. Read more

    agenda : 2019 Water for Food Global Conference

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    Lincoln, United States
    Organizer
    Daugherty Water for Food Global Institute at the University of Nebraska - DWFI
    The conference will convene leading international experts and organizations to discuss “Water for a Hungry World: Innovation in Water and Food Security,” focusing on the next generation of research, smart technology, policy development and best practices that are achieving breakthroughs in this vitally important mission. The conference headlines a week of water and food security-related presentations, side events, networking opportunities and tours.