GWP supports the Stockholm World Water Week in many ways, and this year will launch the programme for Water, Climate and Development in Africa together with AMCOW on the Africa Focus Day on Tuesday, 23 August. In addition, two new GWP Technical Committee publications will be issued, a Background Paper on Social Equity and Integrated Water Resources Management, and a Perspectives Paper on Integrated Urban Water Management.
Come and visit us in our booth (EH02:20), where you will find more information about the work of the GWP network and how you can become a Partner.
Here is a list of events where GWP is providing speakers or is a convenor:
Monday 22, 15:30 - 18:45 Strengthening Water Diplomacy in Transboundary Basins
Tuesday 23, 09:00 - 17:30 Focus: Africa, download programme
Tuesday 23, 09:00 - 17:30 Focus: Eye on Asia
Tuesday 23, 09:00 - 17:30 Workshop 5: Water for Sustainable Urban Growth
Tuesday 23, 17:45 - 18:45 Focus Africa: Water, Climate & Development Programme for Africa, including launch of the programme
Tuesday 23, 18:45 Reception at GWP booth
Wednesday 24, 09:00 - 17:30 Workshop 1: Cities in a 3-D Landscape Perspective - Hidden Risks
Wednesday 24, 09:00 - 12:30 World Water Day 2012. Water and Food Security: Call for Solutions
Wednesday 24, 14.00-17.30 Focus Latin America and the Caribbean: Americas' Regional Panel on Water and Climate Change
Thursday 25, 09:00 - 15:30 Workshop 6: The Urban Shadow
Thursday 25, 09:00 - 12:30 Governing Water Wisely: Adaptive Approaches to Water Resources Management
Thursday 25, 14-30 - 17-30 EUWI FWG Seminar: Small scale financing for water and sanitation
Thursday 25, 09:00 - 12:30 EU Water Initiative Multistakeholder Forum
The World Water Week in Stockholm is the annual meeting place for the planet’s most urgent water-related issues. Organised by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI), it brings together experts, practitioners, decision makers and leaders from around the globe to exchange ideas, foster new thinking and develop solutions.