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7th World Water Forum: Registration is open

Participants can now register for the 7th World Water Forum and will benefit from the early bird discount rates until 31 December 2014. Spaces can also be booked for the Fair and Expo. Some 35,000 participants from about 170 countries are expected to participate in the 7th World Water Forum.More details on the 7th World Water Forum’s official website. 

 

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2013 Annual Report

The report will bring you insight on the major events the Council co-organized in 2013, the developments on the World Water Council’s policies and programs, the progress on the organization of the 7th World Water Forum, as well as the follow up on the Forum of Marseille.

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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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Energy and Water meet in Lyon

Energy and Water meet in Lyon

Around 330 participants attended the conference “Preserving the flow of life” which aimed to address strategic issues related to Water and Energy interdependency. The roundtables focused on topics articulated around water and energy governance, the energetic efficiency of water services, and innovations in water and energy. Also showcased were examples of local authorities’ involvement in these issues.


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Major City Networks Partner for a Water-Secure World

Major City Networks Partner for a Water-Secure World

Six international organizations join forces to tackle the issue of delivering safe water and sanitation in cities to ensure human, economic and environmental prosperity. The Partnership Agreement will serve as an important stepping stone for the preparation and organization of the Local and Regional Authorities Conference of the 7th World Water Forum, which will take place 12-17 April 2015 in Daegu-Gyeongbuk, Republic of Korea.


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Council meetings gather members in Marseille

Council meetings gather members in Marseille

Marseille, 28 October 2015 - The 53rd meeting of the World Water Council Board of Governors opened yesterday in Marseille. All WWC members were invited to attend the meeting and participate in roundtable discussions on major issues for 2015: The 7th World Water Forum, Climate Change in view of CoP21 in Paris, and the post-2015 development agenda.


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World Water Forum

The World Water Council's major event is the World Water Forum. Learn more about the Forum and how every three years it brings together stakeholders from all over the world to address international water issues:

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The World Water Council counts over 300 member organisations, representing more than 50 countries worldwide. Find out more on Council membership and on how to become a member.

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