The World Water Council is an international multistakeholder platform organization whose mission is to mobilize action on critical water issues at all levels, including the highest decision-making level, by engaging people in debate and challenging conventional thinking. The Council focuses on the political dimensions of water security, adaptation and sustainability.

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    Discover our actions in favor of water in the world,

    through our travels, participation in international events, meetings and official travel.



    79th Board of governors of the World Water Council

    The meeting was held prior to the Cairo Water Week, on October 15, and was opened by H.E Hani Sweilam, Egyptian Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation. Numerous working meetings for the WWC: •...

    Signing of the agreement for the 10th World Water Forum

    The on-line signing of the tri-partite agreement which seals the collaboration around the next World Water Forum took place during the 79th Board of Governors of the World Water Council, from Cairo...

    The Cairo Water Week 2022

    The Cairo Water Week 2022 was held from October 16 to 19 in Egypt, under the theme "Water at the heart of climate action", bringing together political leaders and global actors in the water community...

    Review of the 2nd Dushanbe Conference

    The 2nd High-Level International Conference on the International Decade for Action "Water for Sustainable Development" 2018-2028 was held from 6 to 9 June 2022 in Dushanbe, Tajikistan. The World Water...

    The Indonesian delegation in Marseille

    H.E. Mr. Basuki Hadimuljono, Minister of Public Works, and Housing and Loïc Fauchon at the working meeting for the preparation of the 10th World Water Forum in Bali. On the side-lines of the ICOLD...

    Successful 27th ICOLD in Marseille

    The headquarters city of the World Water Council hosted the 27th World Congress on Large Dams - ICOLD and the 90th Annual Assembly, from May 27 to June 3. More than 1,400 delegates from over 100...

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    Annual report 2021

    Annual report 2021 of the World Water Council

    Edited in july 2022

    Blended finance in the water sector

    Thanks to the hard work of two of the World Water Council's task...


    Membership of the World Water Council is open to any organisation with an interest in water issues that accepts the missions and objectives of the World Water Council as defined in its Constitution and By-laws