GWP in the News 2015

Here are some of the news of 2015 where GWP or its representatives were mentioned.

December 2015

GWP Executive Secretary Rudolph Cleveringa in the Climate Change Studio at COP21 (UNFCCC)

The water–energy–food–health nexus (

UNECE and partners launch multimillion-dollar Drin River Basin projects to support sustainable development, combat pollution and address climate change (UNECE)

Shqipëria, Maqedonia, Mali i Zi dhe Kosova, veprime të koordinuara për basenin e Drinit - "Albania, Macedonia, Montenegro and Kosovo, coordinated actions Drin basin" (Albanian Telegraphic Agency - article in Albanian)

"El agua es un reto entre lo público, lo privado y la academia" (Clima de Cambios, PUCP)

Climate Change: A Threat to Water Resources (Caribbean News Service)

The region’s youth call for “real action” as they table their expectations at COP21(

Putting the Water Issue on the COP21 Table (Caribbean News Service)

November 2015

Waar moeten 250 miljoen klimaatvluchtelingen heen? (Mondiaal Nieuws)

Youth Water Forum empowers the young… Students find forum beneficial (New Era)

Water Management Policy Discussed (Curacao Chronicle)

For NGO leaders, safeguards can make or break AIIB, BRICS bank (Devex)

Entrega Di Dokumento Di Parti Di Global Water Partnership Caribbean A Gobièrnu Di Kòrsou (Caribseek News)

Ghana: Brave Project Holds Workshop On Groundwater for the Poor(

China’s Quest for Food Security: Challenges & Policies by Amrita Jash(IndraStra)

Global water conference in Karachi from November 17 (Business Recorder)

Broward partnership challenges neighbors to save water, money (Sun-Sentinel)

October 2015

Energy and fuel: Gas prices to remain fixed throughout winter (Malta Independent Online)

7th WACDEP Technical Coordination Meeting opens in Accra (Graphic Online)

Water Resources Minister inaugurates WACDEP meeting (Ghana News Agency)

BeWater works with Tunisian youth in water resources management and climate change adaptation (BeWater)

Jin Liqun: From the lines of Lord Byron to AIIB's corridors of power (Devex)

September 2015

Η βροχή ξεδιψάει τη Σύρο - "Rain dispensers in Syros" (Kathimerini - article in Greek)

SADC to discuss water sector cooperation (StarAfrica)

No phone signal in a disaster? Solar network 'in a box' to the rescue (Reuters)

August 2015

Water Woes (Discern Magazine)

Southern Africa: State Secretary Wants Greater Rationalization of Water in SADC(

Passing the buck? CDA releasing 70pc untreated waste in Nullah Leh: WASA(The Pakistan Express Tribune)

Caribbean Water Ministers Will Address Water and Climate Issues to Help Shape the Development Agenda (WINN FM)

Water ministers should not talk with 'water in their mouth'  (Jamaica Observer)

Caribbean water ministers to meet in Miami (Jamaica Observer)

IDA appoints Emilio Gabbrielli as organization president for 2015-2017 term(WaterWorld)

African Governments Tipped On Laws Governing Transboundary Water Resources (

African governments tipped on laws governing transboundary water resources(The Independent Uganda)

Floods still swamp Pakistan despite improved warnings (The Daily Mail)

Floods still swamp Pakistan despite improved warnings (The Express Tribune)

Floods still swamp Pakistan despite improved warnings (Thomson Reuters Foundation)

New Research Links Water Security and Economic Growth (New Security Beat)

IGAD wants international water law revised (New Vision)

International Water Law Training for IGAD and Beyond (IGAD)

Experts to Address Trans-Boundary Water Resources Management(ChimpReports)

July 2015

Financing Water Management in a Caribbean Setting  – A Case Study of Trinidad and Tobago (Environmental Finance Blog)

Water Ministers review strategic plan (The Southern Times)

Southern Africa: Water and Sanitation Co-Hosts SADC Water Week(

Ganga challenges Rowley to debate...hails water supply successes (Trinidad Daily Express)

June 2015

As Karachi scorches, deaths linked to power and water cuts, fasting (Reuters)

New website promotes the sustainable use of water on Gozo (Gozo News)

Cameroon: Water Security - Emerging Challenges Demand Media Action(

Why water should be a priority for Africa’s leaders (News24 Africa)

Saving Pacific islands’ water resources (SciDev.Net)

Global body urges govt to develop policies on food, water security (The Guardian Nigeria)

South Asian Region: Climate Outlook; Water and Drought (WMO MeteoWorld)

Vision Group journalist wins prestigious award (New Vision)

Zimbabwe identified in Southern Africa to conduct global consultations on food and water security issues (Africa Business Magazine)

Egyptian journalist wins Nile Media Awards for covering GERD negotiations(Daily News Egypt)

Valuing nature’s water infrastructure (The Economist)

May 2015

Youth an integral part in water resources management solution (The Namibia Economist)

Southern Africa: Mauritius Holds SADC National Water Week (

Global drive for climate services gains pace (WMO)

Global Partnerships for Water and Development (Austrian Development Cooperation)

Urban Water Management in India (Water & Wastewater International magazine, page 36-37)

Αποστολή Νερό στην Κύπρο - "Water Mission in Cyprus" (SigmaLive - article in Greek)

Διεθνής διάκριση του προγράμματος με τις στέρνες - "International award program with cisterns" (Kathimerini - article in Greek)

Alter Aqua programme placed second at the 7th World Water Forum (Gozo News)

Youths invited to part take in water competition! (New Era)

April 2015

Water insecurity costing global economy billions (The Japan Times)

South Asian summer monsoon rainfall expected to be below normal (WMO)

Water insecurity 'costs the global economy hundreds of billions of dollars annually' (

6th session of SA Climate Outlook Forum starts (The Financial Express)

Floods & Drought Amid Climate Change Cost Global Economy Billions: Oxford(Insurance Journal)

Water insecurity is 'a drag on the global economy' (

Report Finds Water Issues Are Dragging Down the Global Economy(OOSKAnews)

Water insecurity costs global economy billions a year (Eco-Business)

Water Insecurity Costs Global Economy Billions a Year (Bloomberg)

Grey water recycling system, green roof project at Mcast (Times of Malta)

What the California drought means for Canadians (The Globe and Mail)

March 2015

Führt die Welt bald Kriege ums Wasser? (

Water’s Major Role in Disasters Not Matched in New Framework to Reduce Risk(Circle of Blue)

We must work together to protect water resources and humanity (Ursula Schaefer-Preuss for Thomson Reuters Foundation)

World Water Day: NTM actively promoting sustainable water practices (Gozo News)

Limeños desperdician agua porque casi es gratis, según GWP Perú (La Noticia 360)

SADC states commemorate national water weeks (StarAfrica)

Global Water Partnership launches Media Awards on Water,2015 (Guyana Chronicle)

February 2015

A New Water Culture In Cyprus (Revolve Water)

Water–energy nexus key uncertainty in Africa (

Fighting Climate Change with Community Action (Inter Press News Agency)

Starved for Energy, Pakistan Braces for a Water Crisis (The New York Times)

Carib stakeholders move to ready water sector for climate change (The Jamaica Gleaner)

Climate-Proofing Water Investment in the Caribbean (Caribbean Climate)

January 2015

Caribbean Training on Integrated Water Resources Management as a Tool for Adaptation to Climate Change (Cap-Net)

Caribbean Youth Ready to Lead on Climate Issues (Inter Press News Agency)

Water: A key for sustainable development (DSPD Focal Point on Youth)

Global Green Growth Institute Appoints Country Program Lead (PR Newswire)

Kazakhstan's Majilis ratifies amendments to Water Convention (Tengri News)

Climate Change Threatens Quechua and Their Crops in Peru's Andes (Truthout)