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03 Feb 2014 - UN-Water Appoints New Vice-Chair

Bert Diphoorn’s two years’ mandate as Vice-Chair of UN-Water ended in January 2014 when he passed the Vice-Chair torch to Blanca Jimenez-Cisneros. As the UN-Water’s Vice-Chairs serve in personal capacity,...
  

24 Jan 2014 - January Newsletter Available

UN-Water's newsletter offers the latest news and updates on activities, publications and events.  
  

23 Jan 2014 - FAO Seeks Senior Officer (Secretary for Water Platform)

Under the overall guidance of the Deputy Director -General /Coordinator for Natural Resources DDN, the supervision of the Director, NRL, and in collaboration the Platform’s Focal Points at Headquarters and...
  

22 Jan 2014 - Welcome to the new UN-Water website!

Experience a completely remodelled site with cross-referenced contents, search engines, filters for your research and thematic entries.Interact with us through Twitter or Flickr; stay up-to-date by subscribing to...
  

28 Dec 2013 - Opinion editorial by the Chair of UN-Water for Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2014

Following UN-Water's participation in the yearly Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, an opinion editorial by the Chair of UN-Water was published in two daily regional newspapers in January - Gulf News...
  

19 Dec 2013 - December Newsletter Available

UN-Water's newsletter offers the latest news and updates on activities, publications and events. This special end-of-year issue reviews main achievements in 2013, which had Water Cooperation as a driving theme...
  

17 Dec 2013 - World Water Day 2014 on Water and Energy: New website now online!

In 2014, the UN System – working closely with its Member States and other relevant stakeholders – is collectively bringing its attention to the water-energy nexus. The new World Water...
  

20 Nov 2013 - UN-Water Annual Conference in Zaragoza: Preparing for World Water Day 2014

13-16 January 2014 | Zaragoza, Spain   Water and energy are closely interlinked and interdependent. Water and Energy inter-linkages have an important role in the post-2015 development agenda...
  

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...