Water cooperation: it’s your turn!

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An interactive session to explore water issues and professional perspectives of this sector.

This capacity building session, organized by the International Hydrological Programme (IHP) within the framework of the 8th UNESCO Youth forum and in the context of the 2013 International Year of Water Cooperation, aims at reinforcing the water-related capacities of youth by exploring the main issues affecting freshwater resources and highlighting the role of youth in resolving current and future challenges, especially through cooperation.
The session will focus on the main skills needed for cooperation and professional opportunities in the field of freshwater. The programme is conducted by young professionals from different backgrounds, who will share their experience and engage with participants in an interactive way, including practical exercises and games.

Participants can register online (Capacity-building workshops, 2.30 p.m. - 4.30 p.m., see below).


Type of Event Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Start 29.10.2013 13:30 local time
End 29.10.2013 16:30 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Doria, Miguel
Organizer UNESCO-IHP
Contact Miguel Doria (m.doria@unesco.org), Jeanne Grueau (j.grueau@unesco.org)
Country France
City Paris
Venue UNESCO Headquarters
Street 7 place de Fontenoy
Room Room XI
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English, French
Estimated number of participants
Official Website
Link 1 Registration (Capacity-building workshops 2.30pm-4.30pm)
Link 2 8th UNESCO Youth Forum
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