GWP in the News

A collection of news items featuring the Global Water Partnership or GWP representatives.

November 2022

Pablo Bereciartua, presidente de GWP: “Es el mejor instrumento a nivel global de discusión y de negociación que tenemos, así que no nos va a quedar otra que mejorarlo” (El Mostrador)

Global alliance on drought resilience launched (SciDevNet)

Ensure water sanitation in all South Asian schools by 2030 - Sri Lankan PM (Daily News)

Uzbekistan, Sweden discuss environmental protection initiatives (AKIPress)

Clean water access headache for Africa (Newzroom Afrika)

COP27: Adaptation measures need to happen faster (News24, South Africa)

How to resolve Africa’s water crisis (CNBC Africa)

Genre : des femmes s’imprègnent des techniques de valorisation de l’eau et l’agriculture (Agence d’Information d’Afrique Centrale)

October 2022

"Pakistan is a test case for the climate induced devastation the world faces" (Smart Water Magazine)

September 2022

Europe’s future is in drought (The New European)

Albania is blessed with water but faces tough choices on environment, development (Balkan Green Energy News)

Water can become one of the security priorities (Latvian Public Radio)

La crisis del agua: no solo falta inversión, también necesitamos nuevas políticas (El País)

Cities + Water: Cape Town (Landscape News)

Unprecedented European drought exposes water’s invisible connections (SmartWater Magazine)

El agua en Chile, de propiedad privada a derecho humano en la nueva Constitución (France24, and several other outlets, via Agence France Presse)

August 2022

A seca na Europa está a caminho de ser a pior dos últimos 500 anos (Público)

Flood and drought management programmes mark milestones (Reliefweb)

We have to think about water in a new way. Climate change demands it. (Environmental Defense Fund)

Unprecedented Water Rationing in Chile is a Taste of Changes to Come (Storm Water Solutions)

US now calls water scarcity a national security issue: An expert explains how serious it can be (Down to Earth)

July 2022

US$ 6bn Water Investment Programme set to transform Zambia’s social-economic outlook by 2030 (Business Traffic, and several other outlets)

The world is finally realizing that water security is key to sustainable development (Smart Water magazine)

Malawi Banks On Govt's Political Will to Achieve SDG 6 (Nyasa Times)

June 2022

Water rationing may become the new normal (Mail and Guardian, South Africa - subscription required)

"Water is in our hands" (, in Greek)

May 2022

"Para paliar la sequía extrema en Chile debe promoverse un manejo integrado del recurso hídrico" (Retema)

La próxima guerra puede ser por el agua (ABC, Spain)

Drone pour la collecte des bouteilles en plastique sur le Danube (Radio Romania International)

April 2022

La crise sanitaire a rendu plus difficile l’accès des femmes à l’eau en Afrique (SciDevNet)

Malta’s water saving heritage: Relic of the past or guide to the future? (Times of Malta)

How Can Santiago Solve its Water Shortage Problems? (Latin America Advisor)

Interview with Liza Debevec on gender and water management (SmartWater Magazine, page 106)

March 2022

Righting the injustice of Africa's water crisis (The Jordan Times)

Climate hazards: ‘Need to strengthen monitoring and early warning systems’ (IANS)

Drought threatens fertile fields of South America’s Southern Cone (La Prensa Latina)

La sequía, un reto presente y futuro para la maltrecha economía de Argentina (SWI swissinfo)

Make investment in Africa’s water security a priority (IOL South Africa)

No more promises – time to put women at the centre of water management (The Guardian)

Investing in Africa’s Water Security (Future Business)

Preventing the impact of extreme weather events remains within our grasp (Smart Water Magazine)

Call for Increased Global Efforts to Ease Africa’s Climate-Induced Water Crisis (Inter Press Service)

Kvinnor i vattenförvaltning viktig nyckel (Cirkulation)

How Grassroots Action by Women Is Revolutionizing the Way Water Resources Are Being Managed (Urban Woman Magazine)

How grassroots action by women is revolutionising the way water resources are being managed (Smart Water Magazine)

February 2022

Cuenca del Plata, un epicentro de las sequías en Sudamérica (Inter Press Service)

El Impacto De La Sequía En La Seguridad Alimentaria (CNN Español)

Call for Increased Global Efforts to Ease Africa’s Climate-Induced Water Crisis (Inter Press Service)

Corrigir a injustiça da crise de água em África (Project Syndicate)

Corregir la injusticia de la crisis del agua en África (Project Syndicate)

Righting the Injustice of Africa's Water Crisis (Project Syndicate)

January 2022

Why is there more and more drought warnings in the world and the Mediterranean is a hotspot  (Il Sole 24 Ore, in Italian, subscription required)

Mind The Gap: Women Underrepresentd In Water Resources Management (OOSKA News)

Women remain underrepresented in water resources management (UN-Water)