Evènements

    agenda : International symposium on the use of nonconventional waters for achieving food security

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    Casa de América, Madrid, Spain
    Organizer
    FAO and MAPA (Ministerio de Agricultura,Pesca y Alimentación de España)
    Co-Organized by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations and the Government of Spain Freshwater scarcity already affects every continent, and it is expected to intensify over time due to an increase in demand from all water users, a rise in population, a mismatch of water resources, and insufficient targeted investments in infrastructure. All these factors are exacerbated by climate change and erratic rainfall patterns. Agriculture is set to be most affected by water scarcity with impacts on food security in water scarce regions. UN-Water estimates indicate that by 2025, 1.8...

    agenda : IWRA World Water Congress

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    Daegu, Korea
    Organizer
    The International Water Resources Association - IWRA
    IWRA organises and supports international water congresses and events related to advancing water resources knowledge, policy and management around the world. Since 1973, IWRA has held a World Water Congress every three years in various locations around the world. The objective of the World Water Congress is to provide a meeting place to share experiences, promote discussion, and to present new knowledge, research results and new developments in the field of water sciences around the world. For almost four decades the World Water Congresses have been excellent events for the identification of...