World Water Week 2019

World Water Week 2019

World Water Week 2019 will take place in Stockholm, Sweden from 25 – 30 August, 2019. The 2019 theme, “Water for society – Including all”, will provide a significant opportunity for UNU to contribute its water expertise and strengthen engagement across sectors.

The United Nations University will host an exhibition booth and will co-organise events at World Water Week.

Scholars from three UNU institutes — the UNU Institute for Water, Environment and Health (UNU-INWEH), the UNU Institute for Integrated Management of Material Fluxes and of Resources (UNU-FLORES), and the UNU Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability — are available at Exhibition B08 to provide information about current research projects and publications.

UNU Sessions:

Sunday 25 August | 14.00-15.30 | Room: M2
Leaving No One Behind, the UN World Water Development Report

Monday 26 August | 14.00-15.30 | Room: L10
Water, migration and rural development: from knowledge to action

Monday 26 August | 16.00-17.30 | Room: L10
Navigating through limited data while aiming at SDG-6 ‘fit-for-policy’ evidence

Tuesday 27 August | 09.00-10.30 | Room: L9
Tapping into the future: Universal access to sanitation

Tuesday 27 August | 16.00-17.30 | Room: L8
Dialogue –Climate- and Water-driven Migration, Conflict and Human Security

Follow the hashtag #UNU4Water on social media to follow UNU events at Stockholm World Water Week!