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36th UN-Water Meeting

5 May 2022 at 09:43

The 36th UN-Water Meeting, convened in Geneva, Switzerland, from 7-8 April 2022, offered 121 participants from UN-Water Members, Partners, and Observers the first opportunity to meet in person after two … Read more

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SDG Action Awards

21 April 2022 at 09:55

The UN SDG (Sustainable Development Goal) Action Awards celebrate initiatives that mobilize, inspire and connect people to drive action towards a more sustainable future on a healthy planet. In 2022, … Read more

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Summary Report of the Global Online Stakeholder Consultation

18 April 2022 at 10:11

The UN 2023 Water Conference – formally known as the 2023 Conference for the Midterm Comprehensive Review of Implementation of the UN Decade for Action on Water and Sanitation (2018-2028) … Read more

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Regional preparatory meetings for UN 2023 Water Conference

6 April 2022 at 10:36

On 20 December 2018, the General Assembly adopted the resolution on the β€œMidterm comprehensive review of the implementation of the International Decade for Action, β€˜Water for Sustainable Development’, 2018-2028” (A/RES/73/226). … Read more

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UN World Water Development Report 2022 β€˜Groundwater: Making the invisible visible’

21 March 2022 at 10:38

New report : Is the solution to water crises hiding right under our feet? Paris/Dakar, 21 March 2022 β€” Groundwater accounts for 99% of all liquid freshwater on Earth. However, … Read more

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Launch of UN World Water Development Report and commemoration of World Water Day

14 March 2022 at 09:21

The UN World Water Development Report 2022 β€œGroundwater – making the invisible visible” will be launched on 21 March 2022 at the opening ceremony of the 9th World Water Forum … Read more

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GLAAS data portal – now online

7 March 2022 at 08:55

The UN-Water Global Analysis and Assessment of Sanitation and Drinking-water (GLAAS) provides policy- and decision-makers at all levels with reliable, easily accessible, comprehensive data on water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) … Read more

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UN 2023 Water Conference

3 February 2022 at 09:39

The UN 2023 Water Conference – formally known as the 2023 Conference for the Midterm Comprehensive Review of Implementation of the UN Decade for Action on Water and Sanitation (2018-2028) … Read more

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World Water Day 2022: Groundwater

17 January 2022 at 15:52

World Water Day, on 22 March every year, is about focusing attention on the importance of water. This year’s theme Β β€˜groundwater’, draws attention to the hidden water resource that has … Read more

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Water action as answer to climate change – collaborative action for resilience

28 October 2021 at 10:38

At the UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) in Glasgow, a multimedia Water Pavilion is hosted between 1 – 12 November 2021. The Water Pavilion programme offers a wide-ranging and inclusive … Read more

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World Toilet Day 2021: Valuing toilets

21 October 2021 at 10:37

World Toilet Day, 19 November, celebrates toilets and raises awareness of the 3.6 billion people living without access to safely managed sanitation. It is about taking action to tackle the … Read more

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SDG6 update: the world is off-track

23 August 2021 at 18:26

The world is off-track on its journey to ensure water and sanitation for all by 2030, according to new progress updates launched today by the UN-Water Integrated Monitoring Initiative for … Read more

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World Water Week in Stockholm 2021

22 July 2021 at 10:26

The 2021 edition of World Water Week will be held as a full-scale digital event on 23-27 August, on the theme Building Resilience Faster. During the week, UN-Water will convene … Read more

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SDG 6 Special Event during High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development 2021

24 May 2021 at 10:05

Even before COVID-19 struck, progress on Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 6 was alarmingly off track. According to the latest UN report, the current rate of progress on achieving water and … Read more

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Water: the game changer for food systems

8 April 2021 at 10:40

A Food Systems Summit will be convene as part of the Decade of Action to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030. The culminating Summit gathering will take place … Read more

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UN World Water Development Report 2021 β€˜Valuing Water’

22 March 2021 at 00:24

Launch of UN World Water Development Report 2021: determining the true value of the β€œblue gold” we need to protect. Paris, 22 March β€” The United Nations World Water Development … Read more

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UN General Assembly hold High-Level meeting on water

19 March 2021 at 09:13

On 18 March, the UN General Assembly (UNGA) held a High-Level Meeting on the water-related goals and targets of the 2030 Agenda. Opening Segment The Opening Statements was delivered by … Read more

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34th UN-Water Meeting

18 March 2021 at 21:39

The 34th UN-Water Meeting was convened as a virtual event 15-17 March 2021,Β immediately prior to the High-Level Meeting on the Implementation of the Water-related Goals and Targets of the 2030 … Read more

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New data on global progress towards ensuring water and sanitation for all by 2030

4 March 2021 at 16:00

The UN-Water Integrated Monitoring Initiative for SDG 6 has gathered the latest country, region and world data on all the global indicators for Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 6, which is … Read more

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