4th Meeting of the OECD Water Governance Initiative

4th Meeting of the OECD Water Governance Initiative

24-25 November 2014, OECD Headquarters, Paris On 24-25 November 2014, the OECD Water Governance Initiative held its 4th Meeting in Paris, in the presence of OECD Secretary General, Angel Gurría, and the President of the World Water Council, Benedito ...

World Water Forum – Deadline for application financial support 12 December

World Water Forum - Deadline for application financial support 12 December

  The 7th World Water Forum is coming closer and you have a chance to be part of it NOW! The organisers of the World Water Forum have made a budget available to support the travel costs ...

World Toilet Day

World Toilet Day

Today is world toilet days and we are trying to understand Why is sanitation (still) an issue, and how do we knock the obstacles down? Why are we promoting access to toilets today? Because we need to ...

Merel’s internship at WYN

Merel's internship at WYN

Deltares supported the Water Youth Network (WYN, an organisation which aims to encourage quality youth participation in the water sector)  by allowing Merel van de Most to complete WYN related work as part of her ...

Workshop at the Gender, Water and Development conference in South Africa

Workshop at the Gender, Water and Development conference in South Africa

The Water Youth Network and IWA Young Water Professionals would like to invite you to be a part of our workshop on the 5th November from 2pm till 4pm. The workshop is entitled Bridge builders: gender perspectives of bridging the inter-generational gap in the ...

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4th Meeting of the OECD Water Governance Initiative

December 15, 2014 in OECD

24-25 November 2014, OECD Headquarters, Paris On 24-25 November 2014, the OECD Water Governance Initiative held its 4th Meeting in Paris, in the presence of OECD Secretary General, Angel Gurría, and the President of the World Water Council, Benedito Braga. The meeting gathered 115+ participants from 20 countries as well as major stakeholders within and outside the water […]

Sharing Innovative Practices

December 14, 2014 in Projects, Uncategorized

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 and basic sanitation is killing around 4000 children every day and underlies many more of the 10 million child deaths each […]

World Water Forum – Deadline for application financial support 12 December

November 26, 2014 in WWF

  The 7th World Water Forum is coming closer and you have a chance to be part of it NOW! The organisers of the World Water Forum have made a budget available to support the travel costs of a number of participants. If you wish to receive support for travel costs, you need to apply […]

World Toilet Day

November 19, 2014 in Global, Sanitation, Uncategorized

Today is world toilet days and we are trying to understand Why is sanitation (still) an issue, and how do we knock the obstacles down? Why are we promoting access to toilets today? Because we need to remind the world about one of the biggest child killers. Every day, around 1400 children, die of diarrhoeal […]