25 January 2017
World Water Council granted UNFCCC observer status
The World Water Council has been officially granted observer status to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) during the 22nd Conference of Parties (CoP). This new status will enable the Council to...
05 December 2016
Caption: András Szöllősi-Nagy, World Water Council Governor, Co-Chair of the International Programme Committee and President of the Drafting Group of the Budapest Water Summit 2016 presents the BWS Messages, 30 November 2016 ©Budapest Water Summit 2016
Actions for a water-secure world
Budapest, 2 December 2016 – The Budapest Water Summit 2016 ended on Wednesday after three days of High Level Panels and Forums and months of international consultative processes. During a special ceremony, participants presented...
05 December 2016
World Water Council elects the City of Dakar and country of Senegal as hosts of 2021 Forum.
On Saturday 26 November in Marseille, France, the World Water Council elected the capital city of Dakar and the country of Senegal to host the 9th World Water Forum in 2021.
26 November 2016
World Water Council President Benedito Braga (center), Mayor of Marseille Jean-Claude Gaudin (right) and World Water Council Honorary President Loïc Fauchon during the evening reception to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the World Water Council, 25 November 2016, Marseille, France
20th Anniversary Celebrations with the City of Marseille
The World Water Council Board of Governors and members were welcomed yesterday by Jean-Claude Gaudin, Mayor of Marseille and Governor of the World Water Council, for their final meeting of the year.