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UN-WaterNewsletter 02
December 21, 2010

Interview with Tim Kasten

Tim Kasten is the Deputy Director of UNEP's Division of Environmental Policy Implementation and UN-Water Vice-Chair. As the year dedicated to Water Quality is about to close, we have asked him to reflect upon the achievements made to address this crucial water challenge and to share his thoughts on the emerging priorities for the near future.

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Launch of UN-Water Activity Information System (UNWAIS)
The UNWAIS is an online tool for managing, analyzing, querying and disseminating information on existing programmes, projects and activities carried out by UN-Water and associated programmes. Currently, the UNWAIS contains information on UN-Water members' and partners' activities regarding transboundary waters. It is expected that activities in other fields related to water will be added as a result of mapping exercises carried out by other UN-Water Task Forces and Thematic Priority Areas.

Read more about UNWAIS >>


Climate Change is all
about Water
UN-Water played an active role in the recent COP16 held in Cancun, Maxico.

Click on the link below to read an article where our Vice-Chair, Tim Kasten, talks about UN-Water's views on Water and Climate Change.
Also, in the same special section, you can find an interview with Dr. Adeel Zafar, UN-Water Chair, about the central role of water in climate change.

Go to COP16 special section >>


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