Successful Water Cooperation Inspires European Delegates
The seminar “Cooperating beyond borders” has gathered more than 100 international and European high-level representatives and experts at the European Parliament to share and learn from examples of how countries can succeed in their transboundary water management and cooperation. The event is organized by the World Water Council together with the European Parliament, the Cercle français de l’eau and the Rhine Meuse Water Agency.
Budapest Water Summit: Giving future a sustainable chance
From 8 to 11 October 2013 the World Water Council co-organized with the Hungarian government and the UN System the 2013 Budapest Water Summit under the theme "The role of water and sanitation in the world's agenda for sustainable development." The Summit Statement formulates concrete recommendations to implement the post-2015 Development Program and guide the Sustainable Development Goals towards the field of water.
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7th World Water Forum, April 12-17, 2015, Republic of Korea
The dates of the 7th World Water Forum were officially announced this Wednesday. The 7th Edition of the world’s largest water event is expected to gather over 30,000 people from multi-stakeholder backgrounds for 6 days of high-quality sessions, intense debates and informative workshops.
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.