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International conference on Water and Energy, Lyon, France

From 29 to 31 October 2014, in view of the upcoming 7th World Water Forum, the conference “Preserving the Flow” will gather together water and energy related stakeholders, at an international level, including government and public organizations, local and regional authorities, companies, NGOs, users association, scientists and researchers.

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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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King Hassan II Great World Water Prize

The Government of Morocco and the World Water Council are launching the call for candidatures for the 5th edition of the King Hassan II Great World Water Prize, which rewards excellence or innovation in “Cooperation and sound management in the development and use of water resources.” The winner will be granted an award of US$100,000.

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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. The WWC has been granted special consultative status by UNESCO and ECOSOC. Read more.


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7th World Water Forum: Registration is open

7th World Water Forum: Registration is open

15 September 2014 – Marseille, France / Daegu & Gyeongbuk, Rep. of Korea. The largest water-related event in the world will open 12-17 April 2015 in Daegu & Gyeongbuk, putting water firmly on the international agenda. A three-year preparatory process will culminate in one week of sessions, debates and cultural activities, where water experts come together with policy makers and civil society.


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Candidatures open for the Kyoto World Water Grand Prize

Candidatures open for the Kyoto World Water Grand Prize

The World Water Council and the Japan Water Forum invite grassroots organizations from developing countries to submit their candidatures for the 4th edition of the Kyoto World Water Grand Prize.


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Latin American countries gather around water issues

Latin American countries gather around water issues

The 2nd edition of the Latin America Water Week opened Monday 23 June. The event offers a platform to Latin American countries to build consensus on pressing issues facing the region. “Water is a highly political issue. Managing water requires making choices between constraints and opportunities shared among human welfare, economic growth and ecological protection,” said World Water Council President Benedito Braga during his opening address.


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Всемирный водный форум

Основной результат деятельности Всемирного Водного Совета – это Всемирный водный форум. Узнайте подробнее о Форуме и о том, как каждые три года заинтересованные стороны со всего мира собираются вместе, чтобы разрешить международные вопросы, связанные с водными ресурсами:

Как стать членом ВВС

В настоящее время Совет объединяет свыше 300 членов-организаций из более чем 50 стран мира. Узнайте подробнее о членстве в Совете  и о том, как стать членом ВВС.

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Apply to our World Water Prizes

The World Water Council has two prestigious water related Prizes, which are awarded on the occasion of the triennial World Water Forum: The King Hassan II Great World Water Prize and the Kyoto World Water Grand Prize.
 

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