2017 World Water Week

Date: 2017-08-26 - 2017-09-01
Location: Stockholm, Sweden
More information: WWW website

World Water Week provides a unique forum for the exchange of views, experiences and practices between the scientific, business, policy and civic communities. It focuses on new thinking and positive action toward water-related challenges and their impact on the world’s environment, health, climate, economic and poverty reduction agendas by:

  • Linking scientific understanding with policy and decision-making to develop concrete solutions to water, environment and development challenges
  • Fostering proactive partnerships and alliances between individuals and organisations from different fields of expertise
  • Highlighting ground-breaking research, best practices and innovative policy work by stakeholders and experts around the world and from multiple disciplines
  • Reviewing the implementation of actions, commitments and decisions in international processes and by different stakeholders in response to the challenges
  • Awarding outstanding achievements

Important dates
November 15, 2016 - January 24, 2017: abstract and event proposals submission
15 April 2017:  programme released
15 April - 30 June: early bird registration

Source: Stockholm International Water Institute