20.08.2019 - Natural Sciences Sector

World Water Week 2019 "Water for society, including all"

© Jonas Jacobsson

World Water Week is the annual focal point for the globe’s water issues, organized by SIWI; the 2019 edition will address the theme 'Water for society: Including all'. During the week (25-30 August) UNESCO WWAP will convene and co-convene various sessions and events:

Sunday 25 August


11:00-12:30, Room L8 - Women and Youth: Living Apart Together
14:00-15:30, Room M2 - Leaving No One Behind, the UN World Water Development Report - download the flyer
14:00- 15:30, Room L9 - SDG trade-offs and synergies


Tuesday 27 August

09:00-15:30, Room L11 - Water (In)Security, Migration, and Regional Integration: Is There a Nexus? - download the flyer

16:00-17:30, Room L8 - Dialogue: Climate- and water-driven migration, conflict and human security
16:00-17:30, Room L12 - MENA focus: Addressing Water-Employment-Migration in the Mediterranean


Wednesday 28 August

14:00-15:30, Room M2 - Revisiting Subsidies for Water Supply and Sanitation Services


Thursday 29 August

14:00-15:30, Room M1 - World Water Day 2020: Water and Climate Change
16:00-16:45, Room L9 - Launching New Gender-Responsive Water Indicators: Towards An Inclusive Water-Secure World - download the flyer

UNESCO WWAP will be also present at the UNESCO Water Family booth (B10), where the publications and WWAP materials will be available.




Looking forward to seeing you there!

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