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19 Nov 2013 - 19 November: Celebrate World Toilet Day!

2.5 billion people still do not have proper sanitation and 1.1 billion people have to defecate in the open. This has dire consequences on human health, dignity and security, the...
  

07 Nov 2013 - New version of UN-Water Analytical Brief on Water Security reflects Member States and stakeholders feedback

By nature an Analytical Brief is a discussion piece that can be revised to integrate new evidence or feedback. On these grounds, UN-Water is releasing a slightly revised version of...
  

29 Oct 2013 - 2nd Global Congress of the Water Operators’ Partnerships 27-29 November 2013 - Barcelona, Spain

Every two years, GWOPA organizes a global forum on Water Operators’ Partnerships (WOPs) as its principal advocacy and knowledge sharing event. The forum strives to be the foremost international WOPs...
  

29 Oct 2013 - Final report now available - UN-Water Stakeholder Seminar: Triggering Action on Water through the Post-2015 Agenda

UN-Water organized a Stakeholder Seminar at the World Water Week in Stockholm on 1 September 2013 to discuss the potential to trigger action on water through the post-2015 development agenda...
  

23 Oct 2013 - Closing Ceremony of the International Year of Water Cooperation 2013

5-6 December 2013 | Mexico City, Mexico The Closing Ceremony of the 2013 International Year of Water Cooperation will be held in Mexico City, United Mexican States,...
  

01 Oct 2013 - UNW-DPAC bimonthly publications review - Sep 2013 issue now online

Produced by the UN-Water Decade Programme on Advocacy and Communication (UNW-DPAC), this review brings you every two months the latest publications produced by United Nations agencies and programmes on issues...
  

01 Oct 2013 - Join us for a Side Event on 9 Oct at the Budapest Water Summit

On the occasion of the Budapest Water Summit from 8-11 October 2013, UN-Water organizes a Side Event on 9 October: Policy Dialogue on an Emerging Proposal for a Dedicated Global...
  

01 Oct 2013 - UN-Water Annual Report 2012 and Work Programme 2012-2013 available

Like the rest of the international community, UN- Water has been working hard in 2012 to contribute to shaping a more inclusive post-2015 development framework that builds on the MDGs...
  

30 Sep 2013 - Interview: Tacko Ndiaye, UN-Women, talks about Water and Gender

Ms. Tacko Ndiaye, Policy Advisor on Economic Empowerment at UN Women, talks about water and gender issues. UN Women became a Member of UN-Water in 2012 and Tacko tells us...
  

23 Sep 2013 - UN-Water celebrates its 10 Years Anniversary!

UN-Water was formally established in September 2003 by the United Nations High Level Committee on Programmes, building on a long history of coordination in the UN System. On this occasion...
  
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