news : Women’s Water Fund – Career advancement for women in the water sector

    Women’s Water Fund was created under the initiative of Council member DHI. It was originally funded by the “King Hassan II Great World Water Prize” presented to Professor Torkil Jønch Clausen, Council Governor, at the Fourth World Water Forum in Mexico in 2006. The Fund helps women from developing countries advance their career opportunities in the field of water resources development and management.

    agenda : 4th edition of The International Water and Sanitation Technology Exhibition “SIT eau”

    Casablanca, Morocco

    Following the success of the three previous Siteau events, the City of Casablanca is hosting the fourth SITeau with the participation of numerous national and international partners. Thanks to the support of institutional partners and stakeholders in the areas of water, sanitation, and energy derived from water and contributing to its preservation, and to the 7th World Water Forum taking place from 12 to 17 April, 2015 in Daegu Gyeongbuk, South Korea, where Morocco will present the prestigious $100,000 Hassan II Award, this important event is the ideal venue for meetings, discussions and...

    agenda : 2013 Budapest Water Summit

    Budapest, Hungary
    Government of Hungary, United Nations System and World Water Council

    Download the Budapest Water Summit Statement The World Water Council is co-organizing the Budapest Water Summit together with the United Nations System. The Summit builds on Hungary’s achievements during its Presidency of the EU in 2011 and the selection of water as its top priority in the run up to and at the Rio+20 Conference on Sustainable Development in June 2012. To follow up the conclusions of the Conference Mr János Áder, the President of Hungary, announced in Rio de Janeiro Hungary’s intention to organize a major international water event. The Budapest Water Summit will take place from...

    agenda : Korea International Water Week 2017

    Gyeongju, Korea
    Korea Water Forum (KWF)

    During Korea International Water Week 2017 the World Water Council is co-convening the IR Annual Review Meeting and the World Water Partnership Meeting. These sessions aim at following-up on the previous World Water Fora, especially the 7th edition, and promote the implementation of solutions. Additionally, the World Water Council is actively involved in the Water Leaders Roundtable and the 10th High-level Panel on Water and Disasters. Join us at the KIWW 2017.

    agenda : Puebla XXXI Convencion Anual Y Expo

    Av. Ejército de Oriente N° 100, Unidad Cívica 5 de Mayo, Puebla
    Asociacion Nacional de Empresas de Agua y Saneamiento de México (ANEAS)

    ANEAS Annual Convention & Expo is the most important event of its kind in Latin America, a forum that brings together national and international experts, entrepreneurs, academics, legislators as well as stakeholders related to the hydric sector, particularly the drinking water and sanitation subsector. During the week of November 27th - December 1st, the city of Puebla will host the thirty-first edition of the Convention, receiving an average of 7,000 registered participants and 400 Exhibiting companies. More information: brochure, programme

    news : SMART Water Management – Call for Case Studies

    The Steering Committee for the SMART Water Management Member Initiative met just prior to the Board of Governors meeting in Baku, Azerbaijan on 16 March 2017. Led by WWC Vice-President Dogan Altinbilek and K-Water’s Vice President and Chief Research Officer Seong Han Kim, the group discussed research results from 2016 and the way forward for 2017, including public consultations planned during a number of international events. The project will soon benefit from the expert support of IWRA as a formal partner in order to fulfill its objectives.