Category Archives: World Water Day

Drugging our water resources

March 22 is World Water Day and this year (2017) the theme is wastewater. GWP offers two blogs about this subject. The first, by Dr. Danka Thalmeinerova, GWP Senior Knowledge Management Officer, explained why she is going to re-think her … Continue reading

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My wardrobe malfunction and wastewater

March 22 is World Water Day and this year (2017) the theme is wastewater. GWP offers two blogs about this subject. The first, by Dr. Danka Thalmeinerova, GWP Senior Knowledge Management Officer, explains why she is going to re-think her … Continue reading

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Cooperation – the key to future water management

Demand for access to ever-scarcer resources such as fresh water often creates conflict. But this need not be the case, with effective communication and cooperation so often providing vital steps in unlocking water’s potential for supporting life, livelihoods and development … Continue reading

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Food and Water Security are Inextricably Linked

The theme of the World Water Day 2012 is “Water and Food Security: The World is Thirsty Because We are Hungry”, and it is celebrated worldwide today on 22 March. Without water security, there will be no food security. Producing … Continue reading

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Our Message on World Water Day 2011

March 22, 2011, STOCKHOLM, Sweden—Today thousands of people mark World Water Day. The annual Stockholm Water Prize laureate will be announced. The official United Nations three-day event will culminate in Cape Town, South Africa. Since the first one in 1993, … Continue reading

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