Events

    agenda : 4th Mediterranean Water Forum

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    Qawra, Malta
    Organizer
    Mediterranean Water Institute (IME)

    Originally launched in Marrakesh, Morocco in 2011 and held subsequently in Murcia, Spain in 2014 and Cairo, Egypt in 2018, the Mediterranean Water Forum has been put forth as a regional event that brings together the main stakeholders in the Mediterranean Water Community. The Forum aims to present the Mediterranean as a hub of innovative water management responses which have been locally developed or adapted to address the prevailing challenges of the region including those related to climate change impacts. It will also outline how the Mediterranean region is developing an integrated...

    agenda : ICOLD NEW DELHI 2020

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    New Delhi, India
    Organizer
    International Commission on Large Dams - ICOLD

    Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the ICOLD NEW DELHI 2020 Annual Meeting has been further postponed until Saturday 28th November to Thursday 3rd December 2020. The 88th ICOLD Annual Meeting act as an interactive platform to share path breaking ideas on the theme ‘Sustainable Development of Dams and River Basins’ besides Special Workshops including the workshops of the ICOLD Technical Committees. More information Register now

    agenda : 2nd International Conference on "Water, Megacities and Global Change" (EauMega 2020)

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    Paris, France
    Organizer
    United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organisation - UNESCO

    UNESCO's Division of Water Sciences, ARCEAU-IdF, the Greater Paris Sanitation Authority (SIAAP) and the Greater Paris Metropolis are organizing the 2nd International Conference on "Water, Megacities and Global Change" (EauMega 2020), on 1-4 December 2020, at UNESCO’s Headquarters in Paris, France. EauMega 2020 follows the first edition “EauMega 2015” hosted in December 2015 in Paris during COP 21, to draw attention to the significant challenges megacities are facing and to propose the creation of a global alliance to focus on climate change and water security: the Megacities Alliance for Water...

    agenda : 2ND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE WATER, MEGACITIES AND GLOBAL CHANGE

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    Paris, France
    Organizer
    United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organisation - UNESCO

    All Megacities - urban centers which accommodate more than 10 million inhabitants - are facing major challenges related to providing water services for their inhabitants, while managing their environment. Climate change effects of intensifying magnitude such as sea level rise, increasing temperatures or urbanization, threaten these cities. Now, there is a need for action in order to achieve resilient cities. A transversal and multidimensional solution is proposed, based on the collaboration among scientists who advance knowledge, operators (from both the public and private sectors) who...

    agenda : 6th Water Loss Forum & Exhibition

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    Istanbul, Turkey
    Organizer
    Turkish Society for Infrastructure and Trenchless Technology - AKATED TSITT

    The 6th Water Loss Forum & Exhibition to be held in Istanbul 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.

    agenda : IUCN World Conservation Congress 2020

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    Marseille, France
    Organizer
    The International Union for Conservation of Nature - IUCN

    In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and the Government of France have decided to postpone the IUCN World Conservation Congress 2020 in Marseille to 7-15 January 2021 from its original date of 11-19 June. During the IUCN World Conservation Congress, IUCN’s 1300+ government, civil society and indigenous peoples’ Member organisations will set priorities and drive conservation and sustainable development action. On the sidelines of this event, the 2021 edition of the One Planet Summit will be held on Marseille in January 11. "In...

    agenda : One Planet Summit 2021

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    Marseille, France
    Organizer
    Presidency of the Republic of France, the World Bank, United Nations (UN)

    "In order to mobilize forces and act in the interests of biodiversity, France will organize on 11 January 2021 a One Planet Summit in Marseille, during the IUCN World Conservation Congress," Macron wrote on Twitter. The One Planet movement was founded by France, the World Bank and the United Nations, and aims to speed up the implementation of international climate agreements by supporting specific projects at the local leve

    agenda : 24th ICID International Congress & 72nd International Executive Council Meeting

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    International Convention Centre, Sydney 14 Darling Drive, Darling Harbour NSW 2000, SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA
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    Irrigation Australia Limited, International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage (ICID)

    The International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage (ICID), established in 1950 is a leading scientific, technical, and professional not-for-profit international organization working in the field of irrigation, drainage, and flood management. The main mission is to promote ‘Sustainable agriculture water management’ to achieve ‘A water secure world free of poverty and hunger through sustainable rural development’. The membership of the Commission consists 78 countries organized under the departments responsible for irrigation, drainage or agricultural water management <www.icid.org>. ICID...

    agenda : 24th ICID International Congress on Irrigation and Drainage

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    Sydney, Australia
    Organizer
    International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage - ICID

    The 24th International Congress on Irrigation and Drainage and the 71st International Executive Council meeting is being organised by the Irrigation Australia’s Committee on Irrigation and Drainage (IACID) on the theme ‘Innovation and Research and In Agricultural Water Management to Achieve Sustainable Development Goals’ at the International Convention Centre (ICC), Sydney, Australia. ICID triennial Congresses focus on the upcoming issues that need to be addressed in irrigation, drainage and flood management. The Congresses also provide a platform for reviewing a number of contentious issues...