Water scarcity is recognized as a key challenge to sustainable development and as a potential cause of social unrest and of conflict... Read more
Side-event on ‘Climate-resilient water management approaches’ at COP25 On 10 December 2019, the UN-Water Expert Group on Water and Climate, organised the side event “Climate-resilient Water Management Approaches” at the... Read more
UNCCD is actively supporting countries to prepared for droughts by proposing action on three pillars: Early Warning Systems, vulnerability and risk assessment, and drought risk mitigation measures.
Commemorating World Water Day, a pivot event will be hosted on 19 March 2019 at the Palais des... Read more
UN Heads call for assistance to address linked climate change, biodiversity and desertification threats
The Executive Secretaries of the Biological Diversity, Climate Change, and Desertification Conventions have called for the... Read more