Archives Event's 2019

    agenda : Cairo Water Week 2019

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    Cairo, Egypt
    Organizer
    Egypt’s Ministry of Water Resources
    Cairo Water Week 2019 will address the main theme “Responding to Water Scarcity” through five sub-themes overarching a broad spectrum of the water scarcity: Achieving SDGs under Water Scarcity Cooperation in Water Sector Research and Innovation in Facing Water Scarcity Climate Change Impacts, Mitigation and Adaptation Non-Conventional Water Resources Use under Scarcity Conditions

    agenda : 5th Water Loss Forum & Exhibition

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    Ankara, Turkey
    Organizer
    Turkish Society for Infrastructure and Trenchless Technology - AKATED TSITT
    The 5th Water Loss Forum and Exhibition to be held in Ankara will bring together the private sector, municipalities, water administrations and universities to discuss the strategies, planning and financing issues to prevent water losses in Turkey. More than 1000 participants including all Water and Sewage Administrations, hundreds of Municipalities and 30 Metropolitan Municipalities from 81 cities, and senior representatives from relevant sectors will gather at the Water Loss Forum and Exhibition, the only event in this field being organized under the auspices of the Ministry of Forestry and...

    agenda : 11TH INBO WORLD GENERAL ASSEMBLY

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    Marrakesh, Morocco
    Organizer
    International Network of Basin Organizations - INBO
    Under the framework of the MARRAKESH INTERNATIONAL SUMMIT ON WATER SECURITY: For participative and innovative basin management.

    agenda : World Water Week 2019 "Water for society: including all"

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    Tele2 Arena, Stockholm, Sweden
    Organizer
    Stockholm International Water Institute
    Meet us at World Water Week 2019 “Water for society: Including all” This year at World Water Week, the World Water Council will be engaging with stakeholders and members in advancing and motivating action to make water security a reality for all. Our principal activities include interactive sessions on financing water and a workshop on how to get involved in shaping the outcomes of the 9th World Water Forum. The right blend: tailoring finance vehicles for context-specific success Monday 26 August | 14:00-15:30 Room L8 The World Water Council, the Government of the Netherlands, OECD, the...

    agenda : 9TH WORLD WATER FORUM KICK-OFF MEETING

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    Diamniadio (Senegal)
    Organizer
    9th World Water Forum ISC
    The Kick-off Meeting of the 9th World Water Forum will be held in Diamniadio (Senegal) on 20 and 21 June 2019 in preparation for the 9th World Water Forum. The Kick-off Meeting will be an opportunity for interested stakeholders to contribute with ideas and experiences at the earliest stages of preparation of the 9th World Water Forum. Besides building upon previous Fora and, in particular, the 8th World Water Forum (Brasilia, 2018), the 9th World Water Forum will go further. Through an innovative framework, it will seek to identify, promote and implement concrete responses and actions for...

    agenda : Scaling Up Access to Climate Finance for Water Investments: GCF & innovative funding models

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    Bonn, Germany
    Organizer
    World Water Council (WWC), Global Water Partnership (GWP)
    On 17 June, the Council and Global Water Partnership (GWP) co-convened a side-event on ‘Scaling Up Access to Climate Finance for Water Investments: GCF & innovative funding models’ at the official UNFCCC Intersessional Climate Change Conference in Bonn. The event included an exchange on the report co-published by the Council and GWP ‘Scaling up financing: innovative funding models for water infrastructure for climate adaptation.’ The report provides an overview of existing innovative financing tools for water infrastructure, to help increase funding for adaptation and achieve global climate...

    agenda : High-level strategic workshop “Raising ambitions on the road to CoP25"

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    Bonn, Germany
    Organizer
    World Water Council and key international partners
    Placed under the theme “ Raising ambitions on the road to CoP25 ”, the high-level strategic workshop will aim to increase global climate ambitions through the crucial recognition of water as a main game-changer. It will serve as preparation for CoP25, to be held in Santiago, Chile, in December 2019. The central objective of the meeting is to mobilize and encourage a range of political, institutional, technical, and scientific stakeholders to work together to assure the continued and improved long-term visibility of water within climate discussions as well as the implementation of national...