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29 Apr 2015 - Nepal Earthquake: Urgent Need for Water, Sanitation and Food

The 7.8 magnitude quake that struck between the Nepalese city of Pokhara and the capital Kathmandu is the worst to hit the country in 80 years and leaves children particularly...
  

28 Apr 2015 - Water Ripples Social Media

On 22 March, there were three posts per second relating to World Water Day with thousands of people posting #WaterIs selfies. The maximum potential impact doubled from 2014 to 2015...
  

03 Apr 2015 - A Ten-Year Story - Dialogue and Photos

‘What has been achieved and where are the remaining gaps?’ was the main question in the High-level Interactive Dialogue on the achievements of the ‘International Decade for Action 'Water for...
  

21 Mar 2015 - Winners Announced for Water for Life Award

Best water management practices goes to Cultivando Água Boa / Cultivando Agua Buena in Brazil for their protecting of natural resources and fighting poverty in the region surrounding...
  

20 Mar 2015 - Launch of the World Water Development Report

The planet is facing a 40% shortfall in water supply by 2030, unless we dramatically improve the management of this precious resource. This is the unavoidable conclusion reached in the...
  

20 Mar 2015 - The water man of India wins 2015 Stockholm Water Prize

Rajendra Singh of India is named the 2015 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate, for his innovative water restoration efforts, improving water security in rural India, and for showing extraordinary courage and...
  

18 Mar 2015 - What is water to you?

This year is important. When the post-2015 development agenda is finalized this fall, it will shape the global agenda for water.  For the social media campaign for World Water Day, UN-Water...
  

18 Mar 2015 - "Water is a precondition for human existence," says UN Deputy Secretary-General for World Water Day

For World Water Day, UNDP, the coordinator for the 2015 World Water Day campaign - on behalf of Un-Water - and SIWI have partnered up with the One Water Project...
  

18 Mar 2015 - World Water Day Trailer

Water links to almost everything in the world. Health. Nature. Urbanization. Industry. Energy. Food. Equality. In this animated film, UN-Water aims to show how water underpins sustainable development. The...
  

18 Mar 2015 - Teaching material in seven languages

World Water Day is an opportunity for students to learn about water issues. This year, one of the World Water Day partners, Cap-Net, has developed materials for teachers including a...
  
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