14-15 September 2011 in Athens - The Hellenic Ministry for Environment, Energy and Climate Change, the Secretariat of the Union for the Mediterranean, the Global Water Partnership - Mediterranean and the 'Mission Water' Corporate Social Responsibility Programme of the Coca-Cola System in Greece (Coca-Cola HBC Greece and Coca-Cola Hellas). The Conference is part of the activities of the Mediterranean Component of the EU Water Initiative (MED EUWI) and the GEF MedPartnership.
The Conference aims:
- To provide a platform for multi-stakeholder dialogue on priorities and needed synergies for advancing non-conventional water resources management in the Mediterranean, including within the political frameworks of the European Neighborhood Policy, the Union for the Mediterranean, the Barcelona Convention, the League of Arab States, etc.
- To elaborate in particular on the role of the private sector in advancing the agenda of non-conventional water resources.- To share best practices and lessons learned from local applications in the Mediterranean region.
- To brainstorm on ideas for regional, sub-regional or trans-national projects in NCWR in the Mediterranean.
- To discuss ways to enhance awareness raising, stakeholders’ involvement and pilot application, including through corporate social responsibility programmes.
More information and programme.