GWP Consulting Partners Meeting 2012

The annual Global Water Partnership Consulting Partners Meeting will be held in Stockholm on August 26, 2012 immediately prior to the Stockholm World Water Week. The theme of this year's meeting will be “Water security as a catalyst for climate-resilient development”

Since its inception in 1996, the GWP network has grown rapidly to span 2623 Partner organizations in 165 countries. The main purpose of the Consulting Partners meeting is to monitor the strategic direction of the Network, as set out in the GWP 2009-2013 Strategy, as well as to receive and comment on the annual activity and financial reports of the Steering Committee.

This year our GWP Patron, Margaret Catley-Carlson, will deliver the GWP Annual Lecture – 2020 Vision: The Future of Water”

The agenda and the meeting documents will be posted in due time here at the GWP website.

Partner organizations cannot be sponsored by GWP and must cover their own costs for participation in the GWP Consulting Partners Meeting.


The meeting venue will be the Clarion Hotel Stockholm in the southern part of Stockholm city.


All participants to the GWP Consulting Partners Meeting are required to register through this website. Registration also includes arrangements so that visa invitation letters can be issued where needed from the GWPO Secretariat.

DEADLINE for registration: 16 August 2012

To register, please click here !


Please observe that all participants will have to make their own hotel bookings.

GWP has made a block booking of rooms at the Clarion Hotel Stockholm at a special GWP rate incl. breakfast

Single room SEK 1.395/night

Twin room SEK 1.595/night

To book your hotel room at Clarion Hotel Stockholm please use the following link:

Please observe the DEADLINE for hotel booking at the above given rates: July 21st  2012. After this date regular rates and availability will apply at the hotel.

STOCKHOLM WORLD WATER WEEK in Stockholm August 26-31, 2012

Please note that if you want to participate in the Stockholm World Water Week you will have to make a separate registration at : .

All GWP Partners will receive a 25% discount on the registration fee. Please state GWP Partner under Step 1 – Other information - on the registration form for the Stockholm World Water Week.

Please also note that the Stockholm World Water Week is at a different venue than the GWP Consulting Partners Meeting.

Kindly note that there is NO GWP sponsorship available for participation in the Stockholm World Water Week.