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Rome Water Dialogue

The Rome Water Dialogue, to be hosted by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), is a special event on the road to the UN 2023 Water Conference. It will be a hybrid format at FAO HQ in Rome and online on 29 November 2022.

Women in field, agriculture with solar powered water tanks

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

The one-day event is open to water experts and representatives from national governments, internal organizations, NGOs, financing institutions, research institutes, the civil and private sectors, the media, among others.


The Rome Water Dialogue will provide an opportunity for:

  • Raising the awareness of water’s role in achieving the SDGs;
  • Deeply connecting the water sector with the largest water user – the agriculture sector;
  • Developing innovative solutions and actions for the future;
  • Discussing the National Water Roadmap approach to achieving global commitments and SDGs at the national level.

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