17 December 2014
Governments mobilized for “Water for Our Future”
Paris, UNESCO Headquarters, 17 December 2014 – Around 100 representatives from more than 50 country delegations are meeting with international organizations and civil society representatives, for the First Ministerial Preparatory...
11 December 2014
From left to right: H.E Ambasador Shahira Wahbi, Chief of Sustainable Development and International Cooperation, League of Arab States (LAS); H.E. Dr. Adel El-Beltagy, Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation; H.E. Dr. Adnan Badran - Former Prime Minister – The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan; H.E. Dr. Mahmoud Abu Zeid – President of the Arab Water Council; HRH Prince Khalid Bin Sultan - Chairman of Prince Sultan Bin Abdulaziz International Water Prize and the President Honoraire of the Arab Water Council; H.E. Dr. Hosam El- Mughazy, Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation; H.E. Mr. Al-SADIG Almahdy - Former Prime Minister – Republic of Sudan; Ms. Haleh Z. Bridi, Regional Programs and Partnerships Director, Middle East and North Africa Region, World Bank.
3rd Arab Water Forum
“For us to connect to high-level decision-makers throughout the world and influence the global agenda, we must keep track of regional realities and keep promoting innovative solutions,” World Water Council President Benedito...
05 December 2014
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Governor-elect of Brasilia a long-time defender of the water cause
On the occasion of a recent visit to Brasilia, President Benedito Braga congratulated Senator Rodrigo Rollemberg for his election as Governor of Brasilia. An elected official in the Federal District of Brasilia (GDF) since 1994,...
27 November 2014
High Level Panel on Infrastructure Financing for a water-secure world, OECD Headquarters, Paris, 26 November 2014
A high level panel to address water infrastructure financing
The first meeting of the High Level Panel on Infrastructure Financing for a Water-Secure World took place yesterday at the OECD headquarters in Paris, co-chaired by OECD Secretary General Angel Gurria and World Water Council...