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

Rectification: There was a miscommunication about the funding procedure for the World Water Forum. The procedure has been extended until 12 december, but only for those participants who already submitted proposals, in all Processes, including ...

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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The WYN attended networking event with the SWA delegation and the Dutch WASH Sector in The Hague

December 28, 2014 in Sustainable Development Goals, Uncategorized

Event Meet & Greet Dutch WASH sector and SWA delegation 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 sanitation. These are very good news for the global water sector. Yet, a lot remains to be done in […]

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   Author: Kevin Mureithi Maina 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 […]

World Water Forum – Deadline for application financial support 12 December

November 26, 2014 in WWF

Rectification: There was a miscommunication about the funding procedure for the World Water Forum. The procedure has been extended until 12 december, but only for those participants who already submitted proposals, in all Processes, including Citizen’s Forum. The form is distributed through the coordinators. For the Citizen’s Forum, the secretariat will send the form, once […]