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 Below you can find details of events taking place across the globe in celebration of World Water Day.
The deadline for submission of events for the Events Calendar and Interactive Map has now passed. However we have now been able to update your events up to and including World Water Day on the 22nd of March 2009. Any further events which we recieve for World Water Day 2009 will not be added. For the submission of events relating to World Water Day 2010, please refer to the UN-Water Website. www.unwater.org

Please Note: Due to the overwhelming number of events, we have only been able to update the Events Calendar List but not the Interactive Map.
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Desktops
 Spring 2009
Great Music for a Great City: Water, Our Most Precious Resource
A Musical Celebration of World Water Day -
SPRING 2009 Season at the Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College, New York, NY
visit: www.jjay.cuny.edu/theater
 4th - 6th February 2009
The High-Level Symposium on Water Security at the UN - United Nations Headquarters, New York, New York, USA
visit: www.theworldwater.org - or contact: Dr. Elaine Valdov
 1st - 22nd March 2009
WATER-synonymous of LIFE - Guánica, Puerto Rico
For more information contact: Madeleine Cancel
 2nd March 2009
World Water Day Event - Rwanda University Club for Conservation of the Biodiversity based at the National University of Rwanda
visit: www.nur.ac.rw - or contact: MVUNABANDI Dominique
 6th March 2009
Ithirst - EDGE OUTREACH Annual World Water Day Gala Event - Louisville, KY USA
visit: www.edgeoutreach.com - or contact: Mark Hogg
 9th - 30th March 2009
Fill The Glass - 10 Grass-roots water projects around the world
visit: http://www.globalgiving.com/water/ - or contact: jbarmeier@globalgiving.com
 12th March 2009
MUSIC + ART + WATER ADVOCACY - Crosstown Station, Kansas City, Missouri
visit: http://www.water.org - or contact: Erin Swanson
 12th March 2009
L’eau en partage, le 12 mars 2009 : parlons-en ! - Arcachon, France
For more information contact: Audrey Rambaut
 16th-27th March 2009
Schlumberger Excellence in Educational Development (SEED) volunteer water quality testing events at local schools.
For more information contact: lzubiller@houston.oilfield.slb.com
 16th March 2009 11.30
World Water Day & Water Relief for Africa -One Shell Plaza - 910 Louisiana, Houston, Texas, USA
For more information contact: Ambrose Okorie
 16th - 17th March 2009
Waters Around the World - Buffalo, New York, USA
For more information contact: Cathy Skora
 16th - 20th March 2009
World Water Day Events - Wiesbaden, Germany
visit: www.rp-darmstadt.hessen.de - or contact: Dr. Jens M. König
 16th - 22nd March 2009
World Water Day Events - Umeå, Sweden
contact: Eva Emadén
 17th March 2009
Presentation of the Basque Country Case Study - World Water Forum, Istanbul, Turkey
Contact: Sabin Intxaurraga, Basque Water Agency (URA)
 17th March 2009
World Water Day Celebration - Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada
visit: www.cawst.org - or contact: Bryndis K. Whitson
 17th - 20th March 2009
World Water Day Consortium BIM Meetings - Aosta Valley, Italy
contact: Federica Cortese
 18th March 2009 9AM
Water Literacy Foundation Hubli WALK FOR WATER - Gadag District, Karnataka state, India
contact: balchandr_jabshetti@yahoo.co.in
 18th March 2009
World water day 2009 Cultural Event - Secretaría de Medio Ambiente y Vivienda, Chiapas, México
contact: difusion_semavi@hotmail.com
 18th March 2009
Speaker: Dr. David Manz, University of Calgary, Science Theaters Room 128, Calgary, Canada
contact: kccardif@ucalgary.ca
 18th - 20th March 2009
"Compartiendo el Agua" - Chihuahua, México
contact: Martha L. Calderón Fernández
 18th - 20th March 2009
Kathmandu Valley Water Week 2009 - Kathmandu, Nepal
visit: www.smallearth.org.np - or contact: Dhiraj Pradhananga
 18th - 23rd March 2009
Water Week - Nepal
contact: saibaba@wlink.com.np
 18th - 22nd March 2009
World Water Day in Sweden - Uppsala, Sweden
visit: www.vattendag.org - or contact: Susanne Paul
 19th March 2009
World Water Day Celebration - Calgary, Alberta, Canada
visit: www.cawst.org - or contact: Bryndis K. Whitson
 19th - 22nd March 2009
Salish Sea Transboundary Waters Walk on San Juan Island, WA, USA
contact: sweston@wsu.edu
 19th - 21st March 2009
Appraisal of site selection of Rainwater Harvesting to M.Sc Students of School of Environmental Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India
contact: dr.saumitramukherjee@usa.net
 19th March 2009
Helping Hands: improving access to safe drinking water for kids - Jakarta, Indonesia
contact: Ika Francisca
 19th March 2009
Walk for Water - Hubli, India
contact: Bhalachandr Jabashetti
 20th March 2009
Conference “Global Heating and the effects on the water supply” CODESAB, Departmental Committee of Basic Cleaning, Cochabamba, Bolivia
contact: nataliah@aguatuya.com
 20th March 2009
Take care of tomorrow's day!, Paintings, essays, and of all-round education. Alba County, Romania
contact: Mihaela Marginean
 20th March 2009
Save Water, Drink Beer A Cabaret, Fundraiser and Public Awareness Campaign -
Cowboy's, Calgary, Canada
contact: kccardif@ucalgary.ca
 20th March 2009
World Water Day Event - Washington DC - USA
Visit: www.waterforpeopledc.org
 20th March 2009
New Technologies in Water Management - LAGADAS, GREECE
Register Online: www.balcenv.gr - or contact: Kiki Makri
 20th March 2009
World Water Day Activities -Science Museum of Minnesota, Minnesota, USA
contact: Robby Callahan Schreiber
 20th March 2009
Turn On The Tap Schools Challenge 2009 - Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
contact: Renee Garvin
 21st March 2009
Caminagua, unidos por el Agua - Guadalajara, México
Contact: Sergio G. García
 21st March 2009
Water provincial day - Vicenza Italy
Contact: filotto.anna@provincia.vicenza.it
 21st March 2009
El Parque del Agua - Bucaramanga - Colombia
Contact: felipe_eljach@yahoo.es
 21st March 2009
World Water Day Event - Centre de l’Aigua de Can Font, Manresa, Spain
Contact: Eva Xaver Junyent
 21st March 2009
Caminagua, unidos por el Agua - Guadalajara, México
Visit: www.fundacionsophia.com - or contact: Sergio G. García
 21st March 2009
Caminagua, unidos por el Agua - Guadalajara, México
Visit: www.fundacionsophia.com - or contact: Sergio G. García
 21st March 2009
World Water Day Video Screening - Father Ring Parish Hall in Punta Gorda Town, Belize
contact: Renee Garvin
 21st March 2009
Turn On The Tap Challenge 2009 - Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
contact: pgwil@pnpbelize.org
 21st March 2009
Cirque du Soleil 8th annual 5K Run and 1 Mile Fun Walk - Springs Preserve, Nevada, USA
Register Online: www.active.com - or contact: Jenifer Jacobi
 21st March 2009
World Water Day Radiothon - 5 Radio stations in Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba, Canada
contact: Frank King
 21st March 2009
World Water Day Water Walk - Malaysia
contact: Kalaimani Supramaniam
 21st March 2009
Water For Life Exibition - Malaysia
contact: Kalaimani Supramaniam
 21st March 2009, 11AM
The Walk for Water - Huizenga Park, Zeeland MI - USA
contact: Ed Zwyghuizen
 21st - 22nd March 2009
Conference about “Water: white gold. Good practice for water saving” - Castelbuono, Sicily, Italy
Visit: www.comune.castelbuono.pa.it or www.orsanet.it
 21st - 22nd March 2009
Shared Water - Shared Opportunities - Gujarat Science City, Ahmedabad, India
contact: narottam.sahoo@gmail.com
 21st - 23rd March 2009
Shared Water - Shared Opportunities WWD09 Photo exhibition- Gallery Blok 45, J.Gagarina str. 221, New Belgrade, Serbia
contact: Snežana Banjac
 21st - 22nd March 2009
Shared Water - Shared Opportunities – Green.Tennis Tournament - Serres, Greece
contact: Katerina Emmanouilidou
 21st - 24th March 2009
Exibition by Titty Pignatelli Palladino Light Design, Santa Maria Draperis Kilisesi - Fraternità Francescana İstiklal Caddesi 215 - Beyoğlu, İstanbul
contact: Prof.ssa Titty Pignatelli Palladino
 March 2009
World Water Day Events - Community Ejido de San Luis Ayucan, Jilotzingo, Estado de México
contact: denissebento@mac.com
 22nd March 2009
WWD conference and film projection - Hospodarska 7 949 76 Nitra Slovakia
Contact: Lubos.Jurik@uniag.sk
 22nd March 2009
Amenawon Foundation Celebrates World Water Day - Uwessan, Edo State, Nigeria
Contact: iokoawo@amenawon.org
 22nd March 2009
Amenawon Foundation Celebrates World Water Day - Uwessan, Edo State, Nigeria
Contact: iokoawo@amenawon.org
 22nd March 2009
Shared waters - shared opportunities - Finnish Environmental Administration, Lappeenranta City Hall, council chamber, Villimiehenkatu 1, Finland
Contact: Ms Ulla Sonck
 22nd March 2009
Campaign to recover the banks of the Ambato River - Ambato, Ecuador
Contact: ambatocore@andinanet.net
 22nd March 2009
Water for Women and Girls of Cholistan - A path to empowerment - Derawar Fort, Cholistan Desert, Pakistan
Contact: richardgutmann@gmx.de
 22nd March 2009
Briefing and Training for Amabassadors on management of water by the Arab Water Academy - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Contact: graghwa@ead.ae
 22nd March 2009
Carretera, Radio Ecca, Canarias
Contact: programacion@radioecca.org
 22nd March 2009
World Water Day walking tour "Power and flowing of water" - Nature Reserve Nettersheim Germany
Contact: AK@Dr-Zschocke.de
 22nd March 2009
Worldwaterday walking tour "Power and flowing of water" - Nature Reserve Nettersheim Germany
Contact: AK@Dr-Zschocke.de
 22nd March 2009
SAVE BUKIT LARUT - Forum Air Malaysia (Malaysian Water Forum) Taiping, Malaysia
Contact: piara@fomca.org.my
 22nd March 2009
Compartiendo el Agua - Ciudad de Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina
Contact: guillermo.lanfranco@aguasdesantafe.com.ar
 22nd March 2009
Various Events Worldwide - Colombia, Jamaica, Venezuela, Miami, Central Park, New York, London Poland, Turkey, Greece, Ireland, Thailand and all over Africa (Nigeria, Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya, Seychelles, Mauritius, Reunion, South Africa, Togo, Gabon)
contact: Alan Barnes
 22nd March 2009
Water Saving Campaign - Taipei, Taiwan
Contact: yulun.chou@upii.com.tw
 22nd March 2009
World Water Day Tea Party for Children- Villa Arigo, Malta
Contact: claudia.tayloreast@sosmalta.org
 22nd March 2009
RÍOS DE AGUA PURA - PEREIRA, RISARALDA - COLOMBIA
Contact: carolopezf14@hotmail.com
 22nd March 2009
Water in Euskirchen - Museum of Euskirchen, Germany
Contact: AK@Dr-Zschocke.de
 22nd March 2009
Worldwaterday walking tour "Power and flowing of water" - Nature Reserve Nettersheim Germany
Contact: AK@Dr-Zschocke.de
 22nd March 2009
Shared Water - Shared Opportunities - River Drina between Bosnia and Herzegovina and Republic of Serbia
Contact: Snezana Jagodic Vujic
 22nd March 2009
Queen Victoria Elementary Digs for Water - Queen Victoria School, Vancouver, Canada
Visit: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=57083830679&ref=mf or Visit: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uPG9lXvepXE
 22nd March 2009
Exhibitions on Climate change and the international decade of fresh water - Ankara, Turkey
Contact: U. Savas Baran
 22nd March 2009 2pm - 5pm
The Detroit Yacht Club Grand Open House - Detroit, Michigan, USA
Contact: Dr. Anton Anderssen
 22nd March 2009
Water Day event at Maasai Mau forest - Naisoya Primary School, Maasai Mau water catchment area, Kenya
Contact: Peter Bwogero
 22nd March 2009
Natural Spa Supplies Challenges Journalists to the very lowest carbon footprint strip washing challenge - Eurydice PR
Contact: lisajackson@eurydicepr.co.uk 
 22nd March 2009 17:00
“Water - Myths, Ethos and Practice" - Croatian Consulate Am Weingarten 25, D-60487 Frankfurt a.M
Contact: ivica.kosak@online.de
 22nd March 2009
Dinner and a Movie - In celebration of World Water Day, an award-winning water documentary will be featured, followed by a forum, to be held at the Palm Greens Cafe, a local vegetarian restaurant.- Palm Springs, California, 92264 USA
Contact: Geraldine Carpentier
 22nd March 2009
''Our Nile..Our Life'' - British University, Egypt
Visit: www.esbateam.webs.com
 22nd March 2009
World Water Day H2o film festival - Mixed Company - Granary Building, 37 Rosseter St, Great Barrington, MA, USA
Contact: Leslie Gabriel
 22nd March 2009 7pm
3WD = Waterband's World Water Day World Wide Web concert for Global Water Issues - Cuyahoga Community College – Theater 10 - Metropolitan Campus, 2900 Community College Ave., Cleveland, Ohio 44115, USA
Visit: www.waterband.com or Contact: waterband@ymail.com
 22nd March 2009 12 - 4PM
Walk For Water - City of Bellingham Public Works, Bellingham, WA
Contact: Anitra Accetturo, Water Conservation Specialist
 22nd March 2009
Water Saving Campaign - Water Research Center at King Abdulaziz University, Jedda, Saudi Arabia
Contact: kbalkhair@kau.edu.sa
 22nd March 2009
Ok Clean Water Project - Ottawa, Canada & Kumbo, Cameroon, Africa
Visit: www.okcleanwaterproject.org
 22nd March 2009
World Water Day Walk - Helping create awareness to our children and future generations in City of Doral, FL - JC Bermudez Pard, Doral, Florida - USA
contact: Maria Luisa Ovalle
 22nd March 2009 6PM
World Water Day Celebration - Karlstad, Sweden
contact: krister.lonn@nbv.se
 22nd March 2009 6PM
FACE Africa World Water Day Benefit - Hotel Marlowe (Cambridge) , 25 Edwin H Land Blvd, Cambridge, MA 02141 USA
tickets: www.faceafrica.org
 22nd March 2009 3PM
The Thirsty for Change Benefit Jam - Presented by UNICEF's Tap Project and mywaterfuture.com - The Belly Up, 143 S. Cedros Ave, Solana Beach, CA 92075
tickets: http://www.bellyup.com/show/detail/19157
 22nd March 2009
mACQUAntotempo fa” Award Ceremony - ASCEA (SA), Italy
contact: info@fondazionealario.it
 22nd March 2009 - 2.30PM
WALK FOR WATER - Baxter Blvd, Portland, Maine, USA
Visit: www.soh2o.org - or contact: Jamilla El-Shafei
 22nd March 2009
March for Water 09 - Los Angeles, CA, USA
Visit: www.marchforwater.com - or contact: Miguel Luna
 22nd March 2009
World Water Day 2009 Celebration- a skit competition on, 'Shared Water Shared Opportunities" - PIEDAR-Islamabad, Pakistan
contact: piedarisb@yahoo.com
 22nd March 2009
Praxis EVS World Water Day Events (Radio Show, Exhibition) - Serres, Greece
contact: evspraxis@gmail.com
 22nd March 2009
World Water Day Event - Garden Park, Karachi, Pakistan
contact: Asif Yousufali
 22nd March 2009
World Water Day Event - European Society of Waterless Car Washes, France, Italy, Switzerland, Canada
contact: Giampaolo CAGNAZZO
 22nd March 2009
Walk for Water - Pembroke Pines, Florida, USA
contact: try2rememberme@aol.com
 22nd March 2009
National Toilet Seat Petition - Ottawa, Canada
visit: http://watercan.com/whatyoucando/worldwaterday.htm - or contact: Andrea Helfer
 22nd March 2009
Charity : Water - Montreal, Canada
visit: montreal.twestival.com - or contact: Elaine Lafontaine
 22nd March 2009
San Diego Walk for Water - San Diego, California, USA
visit: www.ProjectConcern.org/WWD09 - or contact: Kristin Spitz
 22nd March 2009
Water for Life-2009 Year of the River - Akron, Ohio, USA
visit: http://www.uuakron.org - or contact: Allan Lane
 22nd March 2009
REDRESS – Water Awareness Program - Govandi, Mumbai, India
contact: Sumeet Agrawal
 22nd March 2009
World Water Day Event - Madrid, Spain
contact: Mª del Carmen Sánchez Moneo
 22nd March 2009
Turn on the Tap Safe Water Challenge - Calgary, Alberta, Canada
visit: www.turnonthetap.ca or contact: Frank King
 22nd March 2009
World Water Day by Gramalaya, Tiruchirappalli - Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu, India
Visit: www.gramalaya.in or contact: Geetha Jegannathan, Gramalaya
 22nd March 2009
IX Carrera Atlética por el Agua 2009 - Puerto Vallarta Jalisco, Mexico
contact: Laura Elena Cueto Rodríguez
 22nd March 2009
World Water Day for Mali - Kalmar, Sweden
contact: Catherine Westling
 22nd March 2009
Diageo's Water of Life Half-Marathon - Marlow, England
RAISE MONEY FOR AMREF (THE AFRICAN MEDICAL RESEARCH FOUNDATION) ON WORLD WATER DAY TO PROVIDE CLEAN WATER TO THE KECHENE DISTRICT OF ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA.
Visit: uk.amref.org/get-involved/water-of-life-half-marathon or contact: Nicole Lovett
 22nd March 2009
Los Recursos Hídricos Transfronterizos - Bogota, Colombia
contact: fundacionsanpacho@hotmail.com
 22nd March 2009
CCCL Salon Sur l’eau - French Guiana
contact: Ahmed HOUSSEIN
 22nd March 2009
World Water Day Event - Nuevo León, México
contact: LIC. ELIZABETH CERDA ANDRADE
 22nd March 2009
Water Awarenees Walk - Sanghar, Pakistan
contact: Hidayatullah Laghari
 22nd March 2009
Portland Roasting Coffee World Water Day Walk - World Trade Center, Portland, Oregon, USA
visit: www.worldwaterdaypdx.com
 22nd - 27th March 2009
National Water & Sewerage Authority (NAWASA) Week of Activities - Carenage, Grenada
contact: slake@nawasa.gd
 22nd - 26th March 2009
Central Region celebrate: World Water Day - Dhaid, UAE " Shared Water – Shared Opportunities"
contact: emadmali2@windowslive.com
 22nd - 28th March 2009
“Soda-Club World Water Dinner” in Germany
Chosen restaurants in Berlin, Hamburg, Munich, Cologne and Düsseldorf, Germany
visit: www.world-water-dinner.de or contact: Ann-Sophie Altmeier
 22nd - 29th March 2009
Waterislife.com -k Without Water!

A Phoenix, Arizona family turns off their house water for one week to save a child's life for one year!
visit: www.waterislife.com or contact: Kristine Bender
 22nd March- 30th April 2009
UNDERCURRENTS: Turbulence Beneath the Surface - Images and Comments on the State of our Waters

Artspace, Prince George, British Columbia, Canada
contact: jdesbrisay@lincsat.com
 23rd March 2009
RIT Observes World Water Day on March 23 - Ingle Auditorium, Student Alumni Union, Rochester Institute of Technology
Contact: Barbara Bangs, director of development, College of Applied Science and Technology, Rochester Institute of Technology, (585) 475-6362
 23rd March 2009
DIA MUNDIAL DEL AGUA en Regiòn de O`Higgins, Chile
contact: mmellado.6@conama.cl
 23rd March 2009
"About the water on the water“ - The City of Sisak, Rimska 26, 44000 Sisak, Croatia
contact: zdravko_spiric@hotmail.com
 23rd March 2009
Megan Swayne's - Uisce, Uisce, Uisce - Gaelscoil Chill Mhantain, Merrymeeting, Wicklow Town, Co. Wicklow, Ireland
contact: ashleigh_tobin@hotmail.com
 23rd March 2009
Guyana Water Inc World Water Day Launch - Corporate Boardroom, GWI, Georgetown, Guyana
contact: savitrij@gwi.gy
 23rd March 2009
World Water Day at the Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok
contact: Arturo G. Roa
 23rd March 2009
World Water Day Events at the University of Alaska, Anchorage, Alaska - USA
contact: Hanna Eklund
 23rd March 2009
World Water Week at MacLachlan College – MacLachlan College, Oakville, Ontario, Canada
contact: Jennifer Syrota
 23rd March 2009
Water Documentary Screening – Concepción, Chile
contact: Valentina Silva
 23rd March 2009
Water and Climate Change. Water Resource Management in the future – Bologna, Italy
visit: www.forumrisparmioacqua.it or contact: info@forumrisparmioacqua.it
 23rd March 2009
World Water Day Celebration – Preparatoria UNIVA, Guadalajara, Jalisco Mexico
contact: ricardo.lopez@univa.mx
 23rd March 2009
Deutsche Bank World Water Day -
60 Wall Street New York
Winchester House, London
1 Appold Street, London
One Raffles Quay, Singapore
Cheung Kong Centre, Hong Kong
Deutsche Bank Place, 126 Phillip St, Sydney, Australia
visit: www.banking-on-green.com or contact: Fiona Shoobert
 23rd - 25th March 2009
World Water Day 2009 - "Shared Waters - Shared Opportunities"- ESCAP Conference Room A of the United Nations Conference Centre (UNCC), Bangkok, Thailand
contact: sokou@un.org
 24th March 2009
Conference: Transboundary Waters - Warsaw, Poland
contact: kgw@iigw.pl
 24th March 2009
World Water Day at TAMK University of Applied Sciences - Tampere, Finland
contact: Aleksi Korhonen
 25th March 2009
The Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) Annual World Water Day Seminar, “War over water – Myth or Reality?” - Stockholm, Sweden
visit: www.siwi.org or contact: Mr. Josh Paglia
 25th March 2009
Special Challenges to Groundwater Remediations - London, UK
contact: Yolanda Kilama
 25th March 2009
Transboundary waters: conflict and cooperation - Laval University, Québec, Canada
contact: observatoire.orie@gmail.com
 26th March 2009 15:00
Talk: "A GEOPOLÍTICA DA ÁGUA - preservação, gestão e repartição dos recursos hídricos". by Prof. Tom Carvalho, Curso e Colégio Objetivo. - Universidade Paulista, Paraíso Auditorium, São Paulo, Brazil
contact: protom@terra.com.br
 26th March 2009
World Water Day Concert – Talca, Chile
contact: Valentina Silva
 26th - 27th March 2009
Hydrological Systems Under Change
Kiel University, Kiel, Germany
visit: http://www.hydrology.uni-kiel.de/tdh2009_cfp2.pdf
 27th March 2009
‘Water Harvesting Seminar’ organised by The Caribbean Water and Wastewater Association -Barbados Chapter - Ionics Freshwater Ltd, Desalination Plant, St Michael, Barbados
Contact: info@cwwabarbados.com
 27th March 2009
Public event – with interactive activities for the Adults and children in a public park in Abu Dhabi - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Contact: graghwa@ead.ae
 27th March 2009
Calgary's Party band Groove Kitch'n Beach Party Fundraiser for CAWST- Calgary, AB, Canada
Contact: jfyoung@telusplanet.net
 27th March 2009
Transboundary water: Italy and Switzerland cooperate for Environmental Education in cross-border regions of the Insubria territory. - Como/Canton Ticino – Italy/Switzerland
visit: www.creacomo.it or contact: Dott.ssa Laura Bernasconi
 28th March 2009
World Water Day Concert, Music, poetry and dancing - Euskirchen, Germany
contact: AK@Dr-Zschocke.de
 11th -12th April 2009
World Water Day - Emperial Hotel Miri Sarawak, Malaysia
contact: UNESCO-IHP Malaysia
 4th April 2009
WATERSTOCK: Clean Water Worldwide - Oxfam Cafe, Tufts University (MA) USA
contact: cvrodi@earthlink.net
 15 - 25 April 2009
Photo Exhibition on " WATER" of Iranian photographer, Amir Reza Fakhri , Winner of the Prize for Excellence at the ACCU Asia-Pacific ESD Photo Message Contest - Iranian National Commission for UNESCO
visit: sharifi@irunesco.org
 16th May 2009
AQUA NOSTRA, CSEI Catania and Provincia Regionale di Ragusa – Ragusa – Sicily – Italy
visit: Barbara Sarnari
 20th- 22nd May 2009
UNEP high-level ministerial conference on Strengthening Transboundary Freshwater Governance - The Environmental Sustainability Dimension - Bangkok, Thailand
visit: Hakan.Bengtsson@unep.org
 24th May 2009
Walk, Pray, Water - 1000 Prayers for Water- Ralph Conner Memorial United Church, 617 8 St Canmore, AB, Canada
visit: Hakan.Bengtsson@unep.org
 10th - 12th July 2009
Soroptimists go for Water
SI/E Congress Amsterdam, Netherlands
visit: www.soroptimistsgoforwater.nl
Desktops
 16.03.09
Launch of United Nations 3rd World Water Development Report (WWDR-3)
World Water Forum, Istanbul
contact: Olcay Unver
 17.03.09
Side event; Presentation of the World Water Assessement Programme’s Case Study Volume 2009
World Water Forum, Istanbul
contact: Engin Koncagul
 18-19.03.09
Brainstorming sessions for WWDR4
World Water Forum, Istanbul
contact: Olcay Unver
 20.03.09
Technical Advisory committee meeting
World Water Forum, Istanbul
contact: Engin Koncagul
 20.03.09
Contribution to Topic 6.4 Data for all
World Water Forum, Istanbul
contact: Engin Koncagul
 18.03.09
Side Event; Presentation of World Water Assessment Programme’s (WWAP) Side Publications
contact: Abigail Parish
 18.03.09
Side Event; Discussion on the findings and main messages of the 3rd edition of the WWDR and WWAP’s fourth phase (2009-2012)
contact: Abigail Parish
 20-21.03.09
Coordination of Topic 3.1 Basin Management and Transboundary Cooperation
World Water Forum, Istanbul
contact: Lena Salame
 22.03.09
Side event, High-level Roundtable “Adapting to Climate Variability in Transboundary Basins”
World Water Forum, Istanbul
contact: Lena Salame
 15-22.03.09
Training for Journalists
World Water Forum, Istanbul
contact: Lena Salame
 Side Event; Water Components of the Encyclopaedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS)
World Water Forum, Istanbul
contact: Miguel Doria
 12-16.03.09
13th International Water Technology Conference
World Water Forum, Istanbul
contact: Dr. Radwan Al-Weshah
 16-22.03.09
Presentation and Distribution of an Atlas of tranboundary aquifers
World Water Forum, Istanbul
contact: Alice Aureli
 International Water and Film Event
Istanbul; Citizens House of Water
contact: Barbara Avila
 16-22.03.09
Photo exhibition “Water as bridge for peace”
World Water Forum, Istanbul
contact: Barbara Avila
 16-22.03.09
Contribution to Topic 3.4.1 “Managing and Protecting Surface, Ground, Soil and Rainwater”
World Water Forum, Istanbul
contact: Alice Aureli
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Interactive Map of Events for WWD09
List of Public Events for WWD09
UNESCO Activities for WWD09
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