Regional Launching Events

Map of the WWDR 2018 regional launches

The global launch of the WWDR 2018 was held in Brasilia (Brazil) during the 8th World Water Forum, just ahead of the annual World Water Day celebrations. WWAP also organized or co-organized several other launches across the world on the following days.

This year, in 24 countries, regional events on the WWDR 2018 have taken place. Events were organized in:

Belmopan (Belize), Botswana (Gaborone), Costa Rica (San Jose), Cuba (Havana), Ethiopia (Addis Ababa), France (Paris), Gabon (Libreville), Germany (Dresden), Guatemala (Panajachel), India (New Delhi), Indonesia (Jakarta), Italy (Parma, Rome, Venice), Kazakhstan (Almaty), Kenya (Nairobi), Kuwait (Kuwait City), Nigeria (Abuja, Kaduna), Norway (Oslo), Peru (Lima), Poland (Warsaw), Sudan (Karthoum), Sweden (Stockholm), Thailand (Bangkok), Uganda (Kampala), Uzbekistan (Tashkent).

WWAP would like to express its gratitude to all UNESCO field offices, national and/or UN partners, and various local organizations who contributed greatly to the dissemination of the findings of the Report through their efforts.

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