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03 Jun 2015 - Tajikistan to Focus on Past Achievements and Ways Forward

As 2015 marks the end of the International Decade for Action “Water for Life”, the Republic of Tajikistan invites the international community to assess activities  and plan for the future...
  

27 May 2015 - Teach a Water Class

Partners in the World Water Day campaign have put together resource material that can be used for an age group of 13-18 year-olds. The resources contain powerpoints on water and...
  

25 May 2015 - GLAAS 2014 Findings – Special Report for Africa

In many countries in Africa, policies, plans and strategies are in place to reach vulnerable groups such as those living in poverty. However, monitoring progress in access and service provision...
  

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...
  
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