October 2018


17th Summit of Francophonie


11 October - 12 October

Erevan, Armenia

Presented by the Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie (OIF), this Summit will be held under the theme: “Living together in solidarity, sharing humanistic values and respect for diversity: a source of peace and prosperity for the French-speaking world”. To learn more, consult the Summit of Francophonie official web page.

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Global Handwashing Day


15 October

In more than 80 countries

The World Handwashing Day will be celebrated on October 15. Much more than just a day, this event makes people aware of a simple gesture that can save lives. This year’s theme focuses on the links between handwashing and food, including food hygiene and nutrition. Handwashing is an important element of food security, disease prevention … Continue reading Global Handwashing Day

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17 October - 20 October

Melia Sevilla Hotel, Seville (Spain)

The 16th International Conference “EURO-INBO 2018”, for a better implementation of the European Directives on water, will be held in Seville, Spain, from October 17 to 20, 2018 at the invitation of the Hydrographic Confederation of Guadalquivir. INBO is the International Network of Basin Organizations. It works on integrated water resources management around the world. … Continue reading EURO-INBO 2018

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Roundtable at the peruvian parliament: Towards sustainable water governance


19 October - 19 October (09:30)

Republic of Peru's Parliament

On October 19th, we are organising a roundtable on water governance at the Parliament of Peru. We can proudly say that we are efficiently mobilizing civil society and key decision-makers at the national level for a total rethinking of water management. For this, we are co-convening a panel on approaches to strengthen a multisectoral vision … Continue reading Roundtable at the peruvian parliament: Towards sustainable water governance

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7th Africa Water Week (AWW)


29 October - 2 November

Libreville, Gabon

We will participate to the 7th Africa Water Week. This event represents a political commitment at the highest level, where governments, regional institutions, international partners, the private sector, the scientific community, civil society and the media around the world collectively seek solutions to water and sanitation problems. It is held annually in accordance with the decision … Continue reading 7th Africa Water Week (AWW)

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