Discussing Water, Soil and Waste in Dresden

Discussing Water, Soil and Waste in Dresden

  A blog by Marielle Velander. Masters student in Anthropology and Development at the London School of Economics. She is writing her dissertation on the politics of water technologies in the Thar Desert. She will be attending ...

The World Water Forum: A circus where youth don’t belong?

The World Water Forum: A circus where youth don’t belong?

    "It is a circus, only used for people to network". "I don't want to join this carrousel anymore, it is not useful for me". "Why are we still organising these things?" Listening to actors in the water sector, ...

Commemorating World Wetlands Day in ondiri swamp (Kenya)

Commemorating World Wetlands Day in ondiri swamp (Kenya)

On the 2nd of February 2015, Ecopro Initiative CBO successfully held an event at the Ondiri swamp in Kikuyu to commemorate the worlds wetland day for  the  year 2015.The theme of the day was ‘wetlands ...

The WYN attended an event with the SWA Partnership and the Dutch WASH Sector

The WYN attended an event with the SWA Partnership and the Dutch WASH Sector

Event Meet & Greet Dutch WASH sector and SWA Partnership The UN Secretary General has officially shown his support to the Open Working Group's recommendations for the SDG, including a specific SDG focused on water and ...

What is the “Sharing Innovative Practices” project?

What is the Sharing Innovative Practices project?

Young people and water innovations Water is one of the most pressing needs in the world today with approximately 700 million people without access to a clean water source. The lack of access to safe water ...

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Overview of Sessions which requested rapporteurs – World Water Forum

March 26, 2015 in Rozemarijn ter Horst

Are you attending the World Water Forum, and would like to report on a session and enlarge your network? Please indicate your preferences here: https://wateryouthnetwork.typeform.com/to/PE4PGQ Please find an overview of sessions here: Sessions for youth rapporteurs

Discussing Water, Soil and Waste in Dresden

March 24, 2015 in Events, Global

  A blog by Marielle Velander. Masters student in Anthropology and Development at the London School of Economics. She is writing her dissertation on the politics of water technologies in the Thar Desert. She will be attending the the first annual Dresden Nexus Conference this March as a Water Youth Network Representative. Three buzzwords seem to […]

The World Water Forum: A circus where youth don’t belong?

March 7, 2015 in Events, WWF

    “It is a circus, only used for people to network”. “I don’t want to join this carrousel anymore, it is not useful for me”. “Why are we still organising these things?” Listening to actors in the water sector, the World Water Forum might often sound like the last event you would want to […]

Commemorating World Wetlands Day in ondiri swamp (Kenya)

March 1, 2015 in Africa, Events

On the 2nd of February 2015, Ecopro Initiative CBO successfully held an event at the Ondiri swamp in Kikuyu to commemorate the worlds wetland day for  the  year 2015.The theme of the day was ‘wetlands for our future’. Ecopro Initiative CBO worked in conjunction with Small Axe Environmental group from githurai, Chiromo Environmental Awareness Club […]