Forum Documents

Implementation Roadmaps Progress Report (April 2017)

Two years after the 7th World Water Forum, the World Water Council, in collaboration with Korea Water Forum and the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport of the Republic of Korea, is publishing the third edition of the Progress Report on Implementation Roadmaps. It will serve as a baseline for discussions to be held during the second stakeholder meeting in April 2017 leading up to the 8th World Water Forum in Brasilia, Brazil.

Published by: World Water Council, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport of the Republic of Korea (MoLIT),  Korea Water Forum
DateApril 2017
English version (44 pages - pdf 1,50MB)


Kickoff Summary Report - 8th World Water Forum

Published by: 8th World Water Forum Secretariat, World Water Council
Date: January 2017
English version (15 pages - pdf 2,37MB)


Implementation Roadmaps Progress Report (October 2016)

This is the second report compiling the Implementation Roadmaps (IR) progress extracted from the online Action Monitoring System (AMS). The report was launched at the IR Annual Review Meeting, an important step from the 7th to the 8th World Water Forum.

Published by: World Water Council, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport of the Republic of Korea (MoLIT),  Korea Water Forum
Date: October 2016
English version (36 pages - pdf 1,12MB)


Implementation Roadmaps Progress Report (March 2016) 

Implementation Roadmaps are a formal mechanism to track progress made by the water community on the challenges identified during the 7th World Water Forum. This first report compiles the common endeavors of over 90 renowned members of the water community towards a water sound world, by displaying information extracted from the online Action Monitoring System. Reports will be published every six months on the road to the 8th World Water Forum. 

Published by: World Water Council, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport of the Republic of Korea (MoLIT),  Korea Water Forum
Date: March 2016
English version (36 pages - pdf 1,24MB)


Implementation Roadmaps Brochure 

This brochure presents the Implementation Roadmaps, a formal mechanism to track progress made by the water community on the challenges identified during the 7th World Water Forum.

Published by: World Water Council, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport of the Republic of Korea, Korea Water Forum
Date: March 2016
English version (6 pages - pdf 696KB)


Synthesis Report - Global Water towards "Implementation" - 7th World Water Forum 

Published by: National Committee for the 7th World Water Forum, World Water Council
English version (4 pages - pdf 7,15MB)


Final Report - 7th World Water Forum 

The ‘7th World Water Forum Final Report’ is a record of the historic achievements and successes from this year’s World Water Forum.

Published by: National Committee for the 7th World Water Forum, World Water Council
English version (140 pages - pdf 27,5MB)


Ten Major Outcomes 

7th World Water Forum - Council reports on major outcomes of the Forum 

Date: July 2015
English version (12 pages - pdf 8,47MB)


DGIC (Daegu-Gyeongbuk Implementation Commitment) 

7th World Water Forum - Daegu & Gyeongbuk Implementation Commitment - 17 April 2015, Gyeongju, Republic of Korea.

Date: April 2015
English version (4 pages - pdf 2,66MB)


Daegu-Gyeongbuk Water Action for Sustainable Cities and Regions

As of 14 April 2015

Date: April 2015
English version (4 pages - pdf 371KB)
French version (4 pages - pdf 370KB)
Spanish version (4 pages - pdf 297KB)


Parliamentarian Statement

7th World Water Forum – Conference of Parliamentarians for Water

Date: April 2015
English version (3 pages - pdf 100KB)


Daegu-Gyeongbuk Recommendations to the Ministers at the 7th World Water

7th World Water Forum - Ministerial Process - 13 April 2015, Gyeongju, Republic of Korea.

Date: April 2015
English version (8 pages - pdf 98,3KB)


Ministerial Declaration

7th World Water Forum - Ministerial Process - 13 April 2015, Gyeongju, Republic of Korea.

Date: April 2015
English version (4 pages - pdf 73,4KB)


World Water Council Key Events at the 7th World Water Forum

World Water Council Key Events at the 7th World Water Forum.

Date: April 2015
English version (4 pages - pdf 600KB)


3rd announcement of the 7th World Water Forum – Daegu Gyeonbuk, 12-17 April 2015

3rd announcement of the 7th World Water Forum – Daegu Gyeonbuk, 12-17 April 2015

Forum Processes, Other Components, Forum Venues & Logistics

Date: February 2015
English version (36 pages - pdf 2,08MB)


Water for our future - 7th World Water Forum – Daegu Gyeonbuk, 12-17 April 2015

Presentation Brochure.

Date: August 2014
English version (2 pages - pdf 13,8MB)


2nd announcement of the 7th World Water Forum – Daegu Gyeonbuk, 12-17 April 2015

Introduction & Program Processes.

Date: June 2014
English version (16 pages - pdf 2,52MB)


1st announcement of the 7th World Water Forum – Daegu Gyeonbuk, 12-17 April 2015

Introduction & Preparatory Processes.

Date: April 2013
English version (15 pages - pdf 2,63MB)


Access to Water for all, Supporting Local Communities’ Access to Drinking Water and Sanitation

Report on the 6th World Water Forum initiative 

Published by: World Water Council
Date: 2014
Pages: 16
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Post Forum Highlights - Marseille, 2012

The Highlights document presents in 30 clear-cut pages, an overall view of the 6th World Water Forum week: the Village of Solutions, major events, political, regional, thematic and grassroots sessions, the exhibition and side events. This essential and concise document offers a quick understanding of the week’s achievements and is a summary everyone can easily comprehend.

Date: June 2012
English version (32 pages - pdf 5Mo)
Version française (32 pages - pdf 5Mo)


Global Water Framework - Marseille, 2012

This report brings together all major outcomes and outputs of the 6th World Water Forum. This includes the results and presentations of the four preparatory processes and Forum sessions, as well as the high level sessions and side-events. Each session is directly linked to the Forum Library.

Date: August 2012

English version (161 pages - pdf 2,8Mo)


Water crossroads

Held in Istanbul in 2009 on the 5th World Water Forum: dialogue and debate.

Publisher: World Water Council
Publication Date: August 2009
Pages: 70

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Global Water Framework - Istanbul, 2009

Organized in Istanbul by the outcome of the fifth World Water Forum.

Publisher: World Water Council; 5th World Water Forum Secretariat; Turkish Foreign Ministry
Publication Date: August 2009
Pages: 107

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Download the second part. Pdf


Summary of the Fourth World Water Forum

Coordinated by: Daniel Zimmer and Cesar Herrera
Edited by: Paul Van Hofwegen and Polioptro Martinez Austria 
Editorial Supervisors: Charles Baubion, Colin Herron and Jaime Collado
Published by: World Water Council and the Secretariat of the 4th World Water Forum
Date: Août 2006
Pages: 131
ISBN: 968-817-780-6
Availability: On-line version available in English (PDF, 4.2 MB) and in Spanish (PDF, 2.6 MB).
Summary: The World Water Council and the Secretariat of the 4th World Water Forum co-produced this Synthesis of the 4th World Water Forum in order to provide Forum participants and the international water community with the main messages, lessons learnt, and key recommendations presented in all the events that comprised the Forum.


Final Report of the 4th World Water Forum

Published by: World Water Council and the Secretariat of the 4th World Water Forum
Date: August 2006
Pages: 258
ISBN: 968-817-782-2
Availability: On-line version available in English (PDF, 19.5 MB).
Summary: All the Forum’s components are presented in this compilation, which includes detailed descriptions of every session presented, summaries of each day’s outcomes, a review of activities in which various groups were involved, a presentation of the Water Fair and Expo, all punctuated by many attractive photos of participants and events. 


Final Report of the 3d World Water Forum

Published by: Secretariat of the 3rd World Water Forum
Date: 2003
Pages: 275
Availability: On-line version available in English (PDF, 10 MB). Hard copy with Cd-Rom available from the World Water Council Headquarters.

Summary: This document is the complete report of the 3rd World Water Forum featuring facts and figures, speeches, Forum statement and commitments, Ministerial Declaration, thematic and regional statements, results of competitions and contests, reports and publications, list of Forum participants, etc.


Analysis of the 3rd World Water Forum

Published by: World Water Council, Secretariat of the 3rd World Water Forum
Date: 2004
Pages: 40
ISBN: 92-95017-07-2
Availability: On-line version available here (PDF, 956 KB). Hard copy available in English from the World Water Council Headquarters.
Summary: This document was jointly prepared by the WWC and the Secretariat of the 3rd World Water Forum. It features the outcomes of the Forum as well as a reflexion on future perspectives.


Financing Water for All

Chaired by: Michel Camdessus
Written by: James Winpenny
Published by: World Water Council, Secretariat of the 3rd World Water Forum and Global water Partnership
Date: 2003
Pages: 54
ISBN: 92-95017-01-3
Availability: On-line version available here (PDF, 249 KB). Hard copy available from the World Water Council Headquarters. Executive summary also available in English (PDF, 62 KB) and Japanese (PDF, 1,81 MB).

Summary: This document is the final report of the "World Panel on Financing Water Infrastructure", chaired by Michel Camdessus. The Panel makes several important conclusions on what needs to be done to find the financing for water infrastructure and offers specific proposals on how this can be achieved, and by whom.

 


World Water Actions: Making Water Flow for All

Authors: François Guerquin, Tarek Ahmed, Mi Hua, Tetsuya Ikeda, Vedat Ozbilen and Marlies Schuttelaar
Published by: World Water Council, Japan Water Resources Association, United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization
Date: 2003
Pages: 174
ISBN: 1-84407-078-6
Availability: Full report with CD-Rom available in print (Earthscan Publications Ltd). On-line overview available in English (PDF, 2.12 MB), French (PDF, 99 KB), Spanish (PDF, 105 KB), Chinese (PDF, 217 KB) and Japanese (PDF, 423 KB).

Summary: This report presents an overview and analysis of actions around the world that are addressing the urgent priorities identified in the "World Water Vision". Almost 3000 actions have been collected in this effort, documenting numerous water success stories and suggesting many elements of the water future. An annoted database of the actions is available here.

 

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