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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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World Neglected Tropical Diseases Day

NTDs are widespread in the world’s poorest regions, where water safety, sanitation and access to health care is poor...

State of Global Water Resources report informs on rivers, land water storage and glaciers

The report gives an overview of river flow, as well as major floods and droughts. It provides insights into...

2nd WASAG International Forum

The second WASAG international forum will be hosted in Praia, Cabo Verde, from 7-10 February 2023. WASAG fosters collaboration...

3rd ECLAC Regional Water Dialogues

The United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) will organize the third edition of the...

Multi-Stakeholder Thematic Webinars: Preparing for the UN 2023 Water Conference and Water Action Agenda

As one of the main outcomes of the Conference, the Water Action Agenda will bring together voluntary commitments, pledges...

Deadline extension: UN 2023 Water Conference side events

The Conference is formally known as the 2023 Conference for the Midterm Comprehensive Review of Implementation of the UN...

World Water Day 2023 campaign launches

The global campaign, called Be the change, encourages people to take action in their own lives to change the...

New FAO e-learning courses on water-use efficiency and water stress

The new materials are free of charge and targeted at those who play a role in data collection, analysis...

Save the date: Roundtable on Financing Water, 7-9 February 2023

The Roundtable on Financing Water will play a key role in the lead-up to the UN 2023 Water Conference...

Online conference: Emerging pollutants – protecting water quality for the health of people and the environment

The UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization’s (UNESCO) Intergovernmental Hydrological Programme (IHP) and the International Water Resources Association (IWRA)...

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