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October 22, 2016 in Robert Sakic

  The role of Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) and Climate Change Adaptation (CCA) for building resilience in urban settings On the morning of October 15, the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development kicked off with the Children and Youth Assembly (C&YA), organized by the United Nations Major Group for Children and Youth […]

WYN @ World Water Week – Day 3

September 22, 2016 in Heather Murdock

Tuesday August 30th 2016 A day full of sessions, facilitation and launching initiatives! With the white paper printed and ready for the launch the team headed straight into overlapping sessions Tuesday morning! Starting off Laura contributed to the Asian Development bank session Powering up the Region-Balancing Water and Energy Use in Asia talking about her work in […]

WYN @ World Water Week – Day 2

September 21, 2016 in Heather Murdock

  Monday August 29th 2016 Day 2 was another great and also busy day for the Water Youth Network team. The day started off with an inspiring plenary session with talks from the Swedish Minister of Foreign Affairs, Margot Wallstrom, OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria, the 2016 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate Professor Joan B. Rose and […]

WYN @ World Water Week – Day 1

September 20, 2016 in Heather Murdock

The Water Youth Network team had a busy and successful first day at World Water Week in Stockholm. The team consisting of members from Palestine, Spain, Canada, Indonesia, the Netherlands, Serbia and Germany organized a number of activities for the YP Booth and attended multiple sessions related to the soon to be published white paper […]