Cairo Water Week 2020
A secure water world is emerging as a top human development priority on the sustainable development agenda. To this end, Cairo Water Week 2020, is marking this year’s version of CWW series of conferences, with the theme “Water Security in Arid Regions” the Road to Dakar 2021, emphasizing how water is an essential asset to all aspects of our lives including livelihood, health, economy and environment.
SDG 6 Global Acceleration Framework Launch
Hosted by UN-Water, the Sustainable Development Goal 6 Global Acceleration Framework launch will be a high-level and multi-stakeholder moment to generate commitments for ambitious solutions on water and sanitation in support of the Decade of Action to deliver SDGs by 2030. The Framework is driven by country demand and will align the international community to strengthen country planning, implementation and knowledge sharing for SDG 6 while supporting country response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
8th World Water Council General Assembly
The General Assembly is the opportunity for all members of the World Water Council to influence the strategic orientation of the organization by voting on policies and programs. It is also the occasion for members to elect the representatives of the Board of Governors for a term of three years, approve the triennial budget, and adopt the work program and By-Laws. A total of 35 Governors representing 5 colleges of members are elected during the General Assembly. During the 8th General Assembly, the members of the World Water Council will: Adopt the work program of the Council for the next...
66th Board of Governors meeting
UNFCCC COP 22
Join the World Water Council and the global water community at COP22 to raise the voice for water in global climate discussions. The World Water Council will be involved in a number of events in Marrakesh from 7 to 18 Nov. Most notably, the Council is co-facilitating the Global Climate Action Day for Water on 9 November – the first time a dedicated water event has been formally held within the COP meeting framework. Come visit the Council’s stand and the #ClimateIsWater stand in the Green Zone: Booth N° C333 in Civil Society space in Green Zone. 8 November: #ClimateIsWater The Council is...