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27 Jan 2017 - Synthesis Report for SDG6 in-depth review

In 2015, UN Member States adopted the historic 2030 Agenda, setting universal and transformative goals and targets, and committing to working tirelessly for their full implementation. To ensure...
  

27 Jan 2017 - GEMI starts global baseline roll-out

Global implementation of SDG 6 monitoring will be multi-phased and initially focus on establishing a global baseline for the 11 global indicators under SDG 6. In this first phase, UN-Water will...
  

27 Jan 2017 - Why waste water?

In 2017, the World Water Day campaign turns the spotlight to wastewater and how we can reduce and reuse to help achieve Sustainable Development Goal 6.   The UN-Water led Task Force...
  

15 Nov 2016 - Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals: International Conference on Resource Management Strategies

The United Nations University (UNU-FLORES), TU Dresden and IOER will host the second biennial Dresden Nexus Conference (DNC) on a Nexus Approach to managing environmental resources for sustainable development in...
  

07 Nov 2016 - Video from COP22 water event

On Wednesday 9 November UN-Water held a side-event at the 22nd Conference of Parties of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Marrakech, Morocco.    The event looked at...
  

06 Oct 2016 - Water and Jobs at European Parliament

On Wednesday 28th of September, the MEP Water Group in cooperation with the UN World Water Assessment Programme (WWAP) of UNESCO, UN-Water and the UNESCO Liaison Office organised a public...
  

27 Sep 2016 - Not business as usual

In the below video, UNESCO-IHE interviews participants at the latest integrated monitoring (GEMI) workshop in Delft, the Netherlands. Get a better understanding of how the integrated monitoring initiative...
  

29 Aug 2016 - 2030 Agenda: New report looks at water and sanitation interlinkages

Monday, 29th of August, World Water Week, Stockholm, Sweden - The 2030 Agenda and its 17 goals cuts right across the three pillars of the United Nations:  Peace and Security; Human...
  

11 Aug 2016 - Sessions and digital engagement at World Water Week

The 2016 edition of World Water Week takes place on 28 August to 2 September in Stockholm, Sweden.  UN-Water will convene sessions on the topics of water and jobs, wastewater, monitoring...
  

07 Jun 2016 - The full picture - a holistic water goal

For sustainability over time, it is essential to look at the water cycle in its entirety, including all uses and users. Building on the traditional representation, this illustration shows how...
  
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