Coordinating the UN's work on water and sanitation

UN-Water News

Page 3 of 8

New Decade for Water

3 March, 2017

In December 2016, the United Nations General Assembly unanimously adopted the resolution “International Decade (2018–2028) for Action – Water for Sustainable Development” to help put a greater … Read more

GEMI starts global baseline roll-out

27 January, 2017

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. … Read more

Why waste water?

27 January, 2017

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 … Read more

Video from COP22 water event

7 November, 2016

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 … Read more

Not business as usual

27 September, 2016

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 … Read more