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World Water Day

Sunday the 22nd of March is world water day

2015 Theme: Water and Sustainable Development

A day for Water and Water for Sustainable Development. Water is key for women’s empowerment and economic development.

 

 



March 26th, 2015
WfWP @ World Water Forum 7

This year WfWP is very active at the World Water Forum, the largest international event which seeks to advance the cause of water.

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March 23rd, 2015
The World Water Development Report (WWDR) has been released

The development of the WWDR is coordinated by the World Water Assessment Programme (WWAP). WfWP is a member of the WWAP working group and has actively contributed to the report.

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March 21st, 2015
22 March: World Water Day 2015

A day for Water and Water for Sustainable Development. Water is key for women’s empowerment and economic development.

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March 20th, 2015
South African Minister of Water and Sanitation strongly supports Sustainable Development Goals on Water and Equity

The event “Women and Water diplomacy” was organized by Women for Water Partnership, BPWI and SEI and hosted by the Netherlands Mission to the UN.

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March 16th, 2015
Women's Day & World Water Day conference at UNESCO-IHE

On the occasion of International Women's Day and World Water Day, UNESCO-IHE and Women for Water Partnership organized a conference on sustainable food security.

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March 4th, 2015
WfWP is co-hosting the Women and Water Make Sustainable Food Security Happen conference at UNESCO-IHE

WfWP is co-hosting the Women and Water Make Sustainable Food Security Happen conference at UNESCO-IHE the 12th of March in Delft

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February 18th, 2015
Addition to program: WfWP side event CSW59 in NY Women’s role in water diplomacy as key for empowerment

Together with the Permanent Mission of the Netherlands to the UN, Soroptimist International
Europe and International Federation of Business and professional Women, WfWP is holding a side event the 17th of March in New York: "Women’s role in water diplomacy as key for empowerment"

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February 3rd, 2015
WfWP congratulates Ruchira Gupta- 2015 NGO CSW Woman of the Year Distinction Awardee

Ruchira Gupta from India, founder of Apne Aap Women Worldwide, has been awarded the annual NGO Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) Woman of Distinction Award.

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February 2nd, 2015
WfWP's Strategic Partner UN Women ED Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka on gender equality

Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka is the United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UN Women. She wrote an article "Why we need new allies for gender equality" and held a Q&A session: How can we make the world better for women?

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February 1st, 2015
WfWP member “TGNP Mtandao Monthly”

WfWP member Tanzanian Gender Networking Programme has published their monthly updates “TGNP Mtandao Monthly” for September and December 2014.

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January 20th, 2015
Views on progress, best practices and lessons learnt during the International decade for Action ‘Water for Life’ 2005 – 2015

A retrospection by Alice Bouman-Dentener, Honarary Founding President of WfWP.

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January 19th, 2015
Interview with Alice Bouman-Dentener at 2015 UN-Water Annual International Zaragoza Conference

WfWP's Honorary Founding President expressed her views in Zaragoza on the conference and on implementing sustainable water

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January 17th, 2015
Women for Water Partnership coordinated civil society pillar at the 2015 annual UN Water conference

The annual UN Water conference, which is organised by the UN Water for Life Decade Programme (UNW-DPAC) took place from 15 to 17 January in Zaragoza, Spain.

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