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  1. Paris Peace Forum: “Blue Gold: Water And Cooperation For Peace And Development”

    7 Dec 2020- 12:44 by Staff- Water Diplomat Paris, France The annual Paris Peace Forum, meeting in November, included a panel presentation / “debate”, presenting cooperation initiatives around water contributing to peace and development, highlighting hydro ...

    Staff - Water D... - 01/12/2021 - 14:46

  2. Senegal Establishes "Pôle Eau Dakar" To Promote Regional Hydrodiplomacy

    27 Aug 2019- 09:15 by Staff- Water Diplomat DAKAR, Senegal In preparation for hosting the 9th World Water Forum in 2021, the city of Dakar, Senegal has formally launched the Pôle Eau Dakar (Dakar Water Hub). This organisation, which is attached to the Min ...

    Staff - Water D... - 08/28/2019 - 03:09

  3. Veolia Exec Fauchon Is WWC Prez Again

    6 Dec 2018- 11:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KATOWICE, Poland The Board of Governors of the World Water Council (WWC) has unanimously elected Loïc Fauchon as its new president, succeding Brazilian Benedito Braga. Fauchon was previously WWC president from ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/07/2018 - 07:59

  4. Ninth World Water Forum Set For Senegal, 2021

    28 Jun 2018- 09:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DAKAR, Senegal The ninth edition of the World Water Forum, the world’s biggest water conference, will be held in Senegal, the first time the event has been staged in sub-Saharan Africa. The triennial Forum, co ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/05/2018 - 12:36

  5. Braz Prez Article From World Water Forum Highlights Climate Change; WASH; Claims Successes For Brazil In Environmental Conservation, Ecosystem Protection

    23 Mar 2018- 07:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Brasilia Michel Temer, President of Brazil, has penned an op-ed article, supplied to, and reproduced by a number of international media outlets, on the occasion of World Water Day, March 22. Brazil’s capital, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/23/2018 - 10:39

  6. AfDB Sensitizes Water Ministers Ahead of World Water Forum

    24 Jan 2018- 17:24 by Local Press Report KAMPALA New Vision In preparation for the 8th World Water Forum, the African Ministerial Council on water are discussing issues of water security, ecosystem and climate change to make a report that will represent t ...

    Local Press Report - 01/24/2018 - 17:24

  7. Young Water Diplomacy Voices: World's Youth Calls for Multi-generational Engagement in Water Challenges

    20 Sep 2016- 09:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VALLETTA, Malta, MONTREAL, Canada Claire Pace and Sarah Dousse call for the world's youth to have a greater role in multi-generational engagement in water challenges. Claire Pace is the President of the E ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/05/2019 - 07:50

  8. Biswas Reflects on 7th World Water Forum

    7 Aug 2015- 09:33 by Local Press Report SINGAPORE Water World The 7th World Water Forum was held in Daegu and Gyeongbuk in April. Over three months have elapsed since the Forum. Asit K. Biswas analyses the impacts of this mega-event on the water sector an ...

    Local Press Report - 08/07/2015 - 09:34

  9. Threat of Water Insecurity Still Looms Large in China

    20 Apr 2015- 09:16 by Local Press Report DAEGU AFP Way back in 1999, before he became China's prime minister, Wen Jiabao warned that water scarcity posed one of the greatest threats to the "survival of the nation." Sixteen years later, that ...

    Local Press Report - 04/20/2015 - 09:16

  10. Climate Change Not a Back-Burner Issue: GEF

    20 Apr 2015- 09:05 by Local Press Report DAEGU/GYEONGJU Korea Herald The international community must stop putting climate change on the back burner of its development agenda, the head of an environment institution has stressed, while urging organizations ...

    Local Press Report - 04/20/2015 - 09:05

  11. World Must Work for Accurate Water Pricing: Braga

    20 Apr 2015- 09:02 by Local Press Report DAEGU/GYEONGJU Korea JoongAng Daily Water is an undervalued resource, and efforts to accurately price water for all users must be undertaken worldwide. That push, World Water Council Chairman Benedito Braga says, i ...

    Local Press Report - 04/20/2015 - 09:02

  12. World Water Forum Participants Sign on to Roadmap for Water Security

    17 Apr 2015- 11:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DAEGU/GYEONGJU, South Korea The 7th World Water Forum concluded on April 17th with the signing of a roadmap for water security that aims to ensure appropriate actions by all stakeholders. The roadmap, which pa ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/17/2015 - 11:16

  13. Legislators Agree to Work Together on Global Water Problems

    16 Apr 2015- 10:38 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GYEONGJU, South Korea Legislators from 30 countries on April 15th agreed to cooperate to resolve water problems throughout the world. The agreement was reached at the Conference of Parliamentarians for Water, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/16/2015 - 11:10

  14. Egypt-Ethiopia Ties Cannot Be at Expense of Other Nile Basin Countries: Minister

    15 Apr 2015- 10:41 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Developing ties between Egypt and Ethiopia cannot come at the expense of other Nile Basin states, Egyptian Water Resources and Irrigation Minister Hossam Moghazi said this week. Moghazi, who brief ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/15/2015 - 20:56

  15. Water Supplies Will Diminish in Neediest Regions by 2050, UN Warns

    15 Apr 2015- 10:41 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DAEGU/GYEONGJU, South Korea There will be enough freshwater available to meet the needs of the estimated 9 billion people on the planet in 2050, but some areas, particularly in the developing world, will be ba ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/15/2015 - 10:41