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The ISW in Madrid for the COP25

CONFERENCE IN MADRID ON CLIMATE CHANGE (COP25) The International Secretariat for Water (ISW) will be in Madrid this week for the 25th UN Conference on Climate Change (COP25) to promote youth and civil society voices and an approach promoting water governance. The conference, organized by the Chilean government, has the goal of pursuing the objectives set … Continue reading The ISW in Madrid for the COP25

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#WaterGeneration Workshop

The International Secretariat for Water, with the support of Montréal International, has the pleasure to host the “#WaterGeneration Beyond Borders: Co-creating the future we want!” this workshop is part of the launch of a new global hub for youth, water, and sustainable development. The workshop will be held on Wednesday November 27th 1pm – 5pm … Continue reading #WaterGeneration Workshop

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Summary of the Budapest Water Summit 2019

Convened for the third time, under the patronage H.E. Mr János Áder, President of Hungary, the Budapest Water Summit took place October 15-17th providing an opportunity for the water-sector to discuss the necessary institutional responses for “Preventing Water Crises” – the issues of too much, too little and too dirty water aggravated by the rise … Continue reading Summary of the Budapest Water Summit 2019

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Imagine Blue Peace Finalists Revealed!

The Geneva Water Hub, the International Secretariat for Water and the World youth Parliament for Water are pleased to announce that following a global call for youth visions under the theme of “water as an instrument for peace” over 130 submissions from young people aged 18-35 were received. The winner and semi-finalists each produced work that will inspire a … Continue reading Imagine Blue Peace Finalists Revealed!

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WYPW Contributes towards the 2021 World Water Development Report

Imad Antoine Ibrahim of the World Youth Parliament for Water (WYPW) reports back on his participation in the World Water Development Report 2021 (WWDR 2021) inception meeting convened by the World Water Assessment Program (UNESCO WWAP) in Perugia on the 19th and the 20th September 2019. The WWDR 2021 kick-off workshop topic was valuing water. … Continue reading WYPW Contributes towards the 2021 World Water Development Report

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Intergenerational Dialogue at Geneva Peace Week 2019

The International Secretariat for Water along with organizing and participating partners – Geneva Water Hub, Geo Expertise,  the Graduate Institute, Swiss Water Partnership, Université de Genève, Water Initiative, and the World Youth Parliament for Water – are delighted to invite you to attend an Intergenerational Dialogue on Water and Peace. This Dialogue is taking place on … Continue reading Intergenerational Dialogue at Geneva Peace Week 2019

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