8th World Water Forum – Coordination of PEOPLE Theme

The 8th World Water Forum will be held in Brasilia, Brazil, from 18 to 23 March 2018.

The theme of the Forum is “SHARING WATER” and it is structured around 5 process: Thematic Process, Regional Process, Political Process, Citizens Forum and Sustainability Focus Group.


The Thematic Process has six themes and topics:

  • Climate – Water security and climate change;
  • People – Water, sanitation and health;
  • Development – Water for sustainable development;
  • Urban – Integrated urban water and waste management ;
  • Ecosystems – Water quality, ecosystem livelihoods and biodiversity;
  • Finance – Financing for water security.


The NGO Coalition Butterfly Effect is proud to be one of coordinators of the theme PEOPLE in the Thematic Process.