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30 May 2011 - Interview with Josefina Maestu, Coordinator of the UN-Water Decade Programme of Advocacy and Communication

Josefina Maestu is the Coordinator of the UN-Water Decade Programme of Advocacy and Communication (UNW-DPAC). She offers her insights on how organizations can more effectively work with the media and...
  

23 May 2011 - Fourth UN Conference on the Least Developed Countries

The Fourth UN Conference on the Least Developed Countries (LDCs) May 9- 13th, Istanbul, Turkey. One of the fundamental constraints to the Least Developed Countries socioeconomic development and...
  

30 Apr 2011 - Interview with Bert Diphoorn: World Water Day 2011 on Water and Urbanization

Bert Diphoorn is the Director of the Human Settlements Financing Division at UN-Habitat, the Agency responsible for coordinating this year's theme for World Water Day.
  

23 Mar 2011 - Rio+20 from a water perspective

The United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD) is one of the most important events on the UN agenda. The conference will focus on two themes (i) Green Economy within...
  

22 Mar 2011 - Tim Kasten, Vice Chair of UN-Water, Talks to UN Radio on World Water Day 2011

World Water Day is being observed around the world Tuesday to focus attention on the importance of the most basic necessity for life. In Africa, as more people move from...
  

30 Jan 2011 - Interview with Dr Ania Grobicki, Executive Secretary for the Global Water Partnership (GWP)

Ania Grobicki is the Executive Secretary for the Global Water Partnership (GWP), an international organization that seeks to build water security at all levels through its network of over 2,300...
  

23 Jan 2011 - UN-Water views on Climate Change and Water

Tim Kasten, Vice-Chair, represented UN-Water at the Dialogue for Water and Climate Change hosted during the UNFCCC COP16 in Cancun, Mexico in December 2011 "Water touches practically all...
  

30 Dec 2010 - Interview with Tim Kasten, Vice-Chair of UN-Water on Water and Climate Change

Vice-Chair Tim Kasten, represented UN-Water at the recent Dialogues for Water and Climate Change (D4WCC) held at the 16th Conference of the Parties of the United Nations Framework Convention on...
  

30 Dec 2010 - Interview with Dr. Zafar Adeel, UN-Water Chair on Water and Climate Change

Many people may consider expanding deserts as the main manifestation of a warming planet, and that's likely to occur. However, it is just one consequence of predicted shifts in the...
  

30 Dec 2010 - Interview with Tim Kasten, Vice-Chair of UN-Water on Water Quality Challenges

Tim Kasten is the Deputy Director of UNEP's Division of Environmental Policy Implementation and Coordinator of the Freshwater and Terrestrial Ecosystems Branch of UNEP and currently serves as Vice-Chair of...