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Water flows through the news every day. Many stories about climate change, economics, politics, culture and leisure have a water-related dimension. Explore what UN-Water’s Members and Partners are doing around the world on water.

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FAO e-learning: Forest and Water Nexus

This course is intended to provide on overview of forest and water relationships, and an understanding of the impacts...

Handbook for Scaling Irrigation Systems

The demand for more efficient use of land and water resources to enable farmers to produce food using climate-resilient...

Sanitation and Water for All: Handbook for Parliamentarians

Last month, Sanitation and Water for All (SWA) launched the “Water & Sanitation: Realizing Human Rights and Achieving Sustainable...

“Get serious about water” say Water and Climate Leaders

The statement urges heads of state and government to take more integrated water and climate action to replace the...

Rome Water Dialogue

The Dialogue is designed to consider how water resources shall be used to achieve social, economic and environmental objectives...

Space4Youth Essay Competition

UNOOSA and SGAC want to give a voice to and promote young people's ideas on the use of space...

Global Workshop on Source-to-sea Management

The workshop will gather experts and policymakers from the freshwater and ocean communities, as well as from transboundary basin...

Themes set for UN 2023 Water Conference

Special accreditation for non-governmental organizations and other stakeholders is now open This second and final round of special accreditation...

‘COP27’ at Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

On 14 November, the event will host a ‘Water Day’. Discussions will cover all issues related to sustainable water...

UN-Water Summit on Groundwater, 2022

On 7-8 December 2022, the UN-Water Summit on Groundwater will be the culmination of a year-long campaign on the...

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UN-Water’s Members and Partners are often in the media raising awareness of water-related issues around the world. We welcome opportunities and enquiries from journalists, researchers and any parties interested in engaging with and promoting our work.