The Politics and Proof of Global Interconnections: A Young Professional’s Account of the Dresden Nexus Conference 2015

The Politics and Proof of Global Interconnections: A Young Professional’s Account of the Dresden Nexus Conference 2015

  By Marielle Velander The Dresden Nexus Conference 2015 was very much defined – and challenged – by the term “nexus”. Over 300 attendees from approximately 65 different countries came from a variety of disciplines, ranging from ...

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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The Politics and Proof of Global Interconnections: A Young Professional’s Account of the Dresden Nexus Conference 2015

April 7, 2015 in Events, Uncategorized

  By Marielle Velander The Dresden Nexus Conference 2015 was very much defined – and challenged – by the term “nexus”. Over 300 attendees from approximately 65 different countries came from a variety of disciplines, ranging from engineering and hydrology to political ecology and demography. The interdisciplinary combination of accomplished intellectuals at various stages of […]

Meet Cailin Hillier from Canada

April 1, 2015 in Water Youth Leader of the Month

  Brief introduction of your organization Canadian Water Network (CWN) is Canada’s expert advisor and trusted manager of knowledge and innovation for water management. CWN acts as a catalyst to connect the right people with the best evidence to address the practical realities of water management. CWN’s Students and Young Professionals Committee (SYPC) is a […]

Youth Programme World Water Forum

April 1, 2015 in Rozemarijn ter Horst

    Please keep an eye on this page. The programme will be uploaded shortly. We’ve got something nice for you!   On behalf of the IYSC: Water Youth Network, World Youth Parliament for Water, World Water Council Youth Representative, South African Young Water Professionals, Asian Youth Parliament for Water, Projection network

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