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UN Climate Change Conference - Water Focus

Marrakesh, Morocco

In November, OOSKAnews attended and reported on the UN Climate Change Conference (COP22), convened by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and hosted by the Kingdom of Morocco in the city of Marrakesh.  OOSKAnews met with a number of "water community" participants and attendees in the context of efforts to promote the water agenda in the global climate discussion. OOSKAnews coverage of the event can be found here.

These audio interviews with COP22 participants and attendees can be heard as follows: 

Dogan Altinbilek, Vice President, World Water Council

Karin Lexen,  Director World Water Week, International Processes and Prizes, Stockholm International Water Institute

Eduardo Mansur, Director, Land and Water Division, Agriculture and Consumer Protection Department, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

John Matthews, Coordinator, Alliance for Global Water Adaptation

Hennane Sillali, Programme Manager, International Secretariat for Water / Solidarity for Water Europe

Lisa te Heu Heu, Pacific Region Representative, Global Steering Committee, International Indigenous Peoples Forum on Climate Change