World Water Council to propose a new role for Integrated Water Resource Management
At the 7th World Water Forum, the World Water Council will host a High Level Panel on the future directions of Integrated Water Resource Management.
World Water Council looks beyond Sustainable Development Goal for Water
At today’s High-Level Panel on Water in the Post-2015 Development Agenda, the World Water Council is urging policy makers and water stakeholders from all nations to maintain the momentum for a dedicated Sustainable Development Goal for water in order to achieve water security in all domains.
2050: Water supplies to dwindle in parts of the world, threatening food security and livelihoods
Policies and investments are needed, including adaptation of agriculture to climate change. In 2050 there will be enough water to help produce the food needed to feed a global population expected to top nine billion, but overconsumption, degradation and the impact of climate change will reduce water supplies in many regions, especially developing countries, FAO and the World Water Council have warned in a paper published today.