24 May 2016
Sharing ideas on sharing water
Brazil’s visionary theme of ‘Sharing Water’ for the 8th World Water Forum embodies its commitment to finding the best ways to use and conserve water. The Forum in Brazil, the first to be held in the southern hemisphere, will be...
24 May 2016
Newly appointed members of High Level Panel on Water ready to start work
The World Water Council is one of the organizations that provided impetus to the creation of the Heads of State Panel on Water, launched in January at the World Economic Forum in Davos and continues to be closely associated with...
06 May 2016
First meeting of the 8th World Water Forum International Steering Committee (ISC), Brasilia, 2-3 May 2016
8th World Water Forum: Steering Committee meets in Brasilia
Members of the 8th World Water Forum International Steering Committee (ISC) met for the first time in Brasilia on 2 and 3 May to discuss general orientations for the organization of the 8th World Water Forum to be held in Brazil...
26 April 2016
#ClimateIsWater looks to COP22
The #ClimateIsWater initiative clearly brought water to the climate community at COP21 in Paris. Water was discussed at greater depth and in greater detail than at any previous UN climate conference. Now, #ClimateIsWater,...