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21 March 2017 to 23 March 2017

Watershed – Replenishing Water Values for a Thirsty World

Vatican City, Italy

The Vatican’s Pontifical Council for Culture, The Club of Rome

On March 22nd, World Water Day 2017, Pope Francis will inspire a global conversation. His address from the Vatican will help shift how the world values and understands its single most precious resource: water. Immediately following the Papal address, at 10:30 a.m. CET, 400 thought leaders from around the world will convene at WATERSHED. These policy makers and academics, together with students, artists, business leaders and men and women from the most at-risk populations will begin an unprecedented dialogue around the value and values of water.