Call for participants ! Singapore International Water Week, an opportunities’ incubator

Call for participants ! Singapore International Water Week, an opportunities' incubator

Innovative, inspiring, connected, engaging – here are just few keywords that could define the experience of Singapore International Water Week (SIWW). Since 2008, the event has become a landmark for water professionals, gathering over 20,000 ...

Critical agents of change’ in the 2030 Agenda: Youth-inclusive governance indicators for national-level monitoring

Critical agents of change’ in the 2030 Agenda: Youth-inclusive governance indicators for national-level monitoring

  Download here the document: Critical Agents of Change - Youth-Inclusive Governance Indicators for National-Level SDG Monitoring In September 2015, all 193 countries of the United Nations (UN) agreed on a new set of development goals that will ...

Voice of the youth: sustainable urban future

Voice of the youth: sustainable urban future

On 22 January 2016, the Water Youth Network, with support from IAHT Young Professionals Network, organized a youth consultation: inviting the voice of the youth for a sustainable urban future. The consultation was done in order ...

Youth Science Policy Interface Platform on DRR

Youth Science Policy Interface Platform on DRR

Are you ready to contribute to the implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction (SFDRR) with your scientific knowledge?    There is currently a great opportunity for young students and professionals to share their knowledge ...

International Day for Disaster Reduction 2015

International Day for Disaster Reduction 2015

  The Theme for the International Day for Disaster Reduction in 2015 is: Knowledge for Life. In these terms UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon stresses: "Traditional and indigenous knowledge is the indispensable information base for many societies seeking ...

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Call for participants ! Singapore International Water Week, an opportunities’ incubator

February 1, 2016 in Maëlis M.

Innovative, inspiring, connected, engaging – here are just few keywords that could define the experience of Singapore International Water Week (SIWW). Since 2008, the event has become a landmark for water professionals, gathering over 20,000 participants from 133 countries (SIWW 2014), bringing together the government, industry, academia and international organizations sectors. For a young professional, […]

Critical agents of change’ in the 2030 Agenda: Youth-inclusive governance indicators for national-level monitoring

February 1, 2016 in Sustainable Development Goals

  Download here the document: Critical Agents of Change – Youth-Inclusive Governance Indicators for National-Level SDG Monitoring In September 2015, all 193 countries of the United Nations (UN) agreed on a new set of development goals that will follow up on the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) which end in 2015.These new Sustainable Development Goals form a […]

Voice of the youth: sustainable urban future

February 1, 2016 in UNHabitat

On 22 January 2016, the Water Youth Network, with support from IAHT Young Professionals Network, organized a youth consultation: inviting the voice of the youth for a sustainable urban future. The consultation was done in order to support the work of United Nations Major Group for Children and Youth (UN MGCY), which is in charge […]

Water Youth Network and the World Toilet Day 2015

November 23, 2015 in Sustainable Development Goals

Author: Diana Oradei “Happy World Toilet Day!   The World Toilet Day was celebrated at UN headquarter in New York, where the The UN High-Level Water and Sanitation Days, a set of coordinated events, are taking place to reflect on the recent transition from the 2015 Millennium Development Goals to the new adopted 2030 Sustainable […]