Faciliator for IPU Middle-East Roundtable on Water and Peace. Parliamentarians from the region meet on regular basis to create a dialogue on water.
WHO's primary SDG6 cross-cutting work is on guidance and implementation support for climate resilient water supply and sanitation services.
In addition, WHO engages in cross cutting work with health sector programmes to support global monitoring and progress towards SDG 3 on health. Key activities include monitoring of SDG3.9.2 on WASH-related disease and supporting implementation of the UN-Secretary General’s Call to Action of WASH in Health Facilities. In addition, WHO collaborates on WASH across the health sector for emergencies and cholera control, neglected tropical diseases (especially soil transmitted helminths and schistosomiasis control), antimicrobial resistance and polio containment.
In this example of one of the many Tailor Made Trainings of IHE Delft, the government officials learned the principles of IRBM, and during the course developed (under supervision) the River Basin Management plans for their main two rivers.
The Mandate is working with a number of partners including CDP, WRI, TNC, WWF, and UNEP-DHI on a project to develop a methodology for more meaningful corporate water target setting. The methodology is currently being tested in a number of regions around the world including California, South, Africa, India, and Brazil.
CDP provides technical assistance for corporates, cities states and regions to manage and disclose water related risks and opportunities through our disclosure platform. Disclosures are made annually and help these entities to assess their progress and benchmark themselves against peers.
The Global Hydrometry Support Facility (WMO HydroHub) makes the portfolio of expertise of WMO Members “ from science to technology to services“ available to end-users of hydrometeorological data and services from various economic sectors as tailored services. These connections help to increase the base of hydrometeorological data “ catalyzed by innovative technologies and approaches “ to support WMO Members in water-related decision-making. See https://hydrohub.wmo.int/en/home for more information.