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,...
26 April 2016
Shaping approaches to climate resilience
Collaborative thinking is central to shaping approaches to climate resilience. And water is central in mitigating and adapting to climate variability and change. The WWC and the Government of Mexico drew on influential, talented...
20 April 2016
Tom Soo, Executive Director of the World Water Council
New Executive Director appointed to the World Water Council
The World Water Council is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Tom Soo as Executive Director. Mr. Soo is a senior executive with experience in sustainability, natural resources sciences, policy, and water resources...
08 April 2016
"Water is a fundamental right and as long as people don't have access to water, we have to keep on fighting." Raymond Jost (1943-2016) (All rights reserved)
Tribute to Raymond Jost
The World Water Council pays tribute to Raymond Jost, founder of the International Secretariat for Water (ISW). Mr. Jost dedicated a great part of his life to water management and international recognition of the right to water...