World Water Week is the annual focal point for the globe’s water issues. Experts, practitioners, decision-makers, business innovators, and young professionals from a range of sectors and countries come to Stockholm to network, exchange ideas, foster new thinking, and develop solutions to the most-pressing water-related challenges of today.
This year’s programme will address the theme “water and waste — reduce and reuse”. It focuses on a key challenge for which two Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have set ambitious targets:
At World Water Week 2017, two UNU institutes — the UNU Institute for Integrated Management of Material Fluxes and of Resources (UNU-FLORES) and the UNU Institute for Water, Environment and Health (UNU-INWEH) — will co-organise seminars to address the wastewater challenge:
For more information, visit the event announcements above.