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End of Water for Life Decade; a call for a new Decade on Water for Sustainable Development

This year the International Decade for Action ‘Water for Life’ 2005-2015 of UN Water comes to an end. The High Level International Conference on the implementation of the International Decade for Action 'Water for Life', 2005-2015 in Dushanbe, Tajikistan, reflected on the decade. Heads of state and United Nations leaders gathered in Dushanbe, Tajikistan to evaluate the achievements of the Decade.

Looking to the future, His Excellency Emomali Rahmon, President of the Republic of Tajikistan, announced a new International Decade for Action under the motto "Water for Sustainable Development, as an important tool for promoting the implementation of sustainable development goals related to water."

Women for Water is took part in the Conference and co-organized a pre-conference 'Women for a water-secure world under the Post 2015 global agenda for sustainable development.'



July 20th, 2015
VIA Water innovation challenge

VIA Water is looking for brilliant inventors, great minds and risk taking entrepreneurs to take part in an intense six week virtual programme that will accelerate your promising idea on water or sanitation into the next stage.

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July 20th, 2015
WatchPlus is currently accepting manuscript for publication

For:

Journal of Advances in Agricultural Science and Technology.

International Journal of Mathematics and Engineering Research.

International Journal of Medical and Biomedical Sciences.

International Journal of Accounting and Business Management.

Journal of Education, Arts and Humanities.

International Journal of Biological and Physical Sciences.

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June 22nd, 2015
World Water Council presented by its members – 2015

The World Water Council has made a video wherein World Water Council members explain how they work together towards making water security a reality for all.

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June 16th, 2015
Call for Applications - Training of Trainers in Women's Economic, Social & Cultural Rights

PWESCR launches its Training of Trainers (ToT) in Women’s Economic, Social and Cultural Rights.

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June 16th, 2015
WfWP Honorary Founding President, Alice Bouman-Dentener is one of the Decade's action heroes

Honorary Founding President, Alice Bouman-Dentener, has been proclaimed as one of the Decade's action heroes by UN Water

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June 12th, 2015
Outcomes Pre-Conference Event 1: Women Water Forum in Dushanbe

Outcomes of the High Level International Conference on the implementation of the International Decade for Action ‘Water for Life’ 2005-2015. Pre-Conference Event 1: Women Water Forum. Women for a water secure world under the Post 2015 global agenda for sustainable development.

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June 9th, 2015
Opening Ceremony of the High-Level International Conference on the implementation of the International Decade for Action “Water for Life”, 2005-2015

On the 9th was the opening ceremony of High-Level International Conference on Implementation of International Decade for Action "Water for Life" in Dushanbe, Tajikistan. Among the speakers was Ban Ki-Moon, Secretary General of the United Nations.

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June 9th, 2015
Launch Publications UN Women, UNW-DPAC, UNU INWEH, WfWP

“Inclusion of women increases effectiveness and efficiency” is one of the conclusions of the publication: Women as Agents of Change in Water: reflections on experiences from the field.

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June 9th, 2015
High Level International Conference on the implementation of the International Decade for Action “Water for Life”2005 -2015

Pre-conference: Women Water Forum

Women for a water-secure world under the Post 2015 global agenda for sustainable development.

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June 8th, 2015
Announcement: Launch Publications Dushanbe

Announcement: Tuesday the 9th of June the two publications: Women as agents of change in water: reflections on experiences from the field and Women, wash and the water for life decade: an emerging framework for success post-2015 will be launched in Dushanbe Tajikistan. See our invitation here.

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June 8th, 2015
Ministers Back OECD Principles on Water Governance

Ministers from OECD’s 34 member countries welcomed the OECD Principles on Water Governance, which set standards for more effective, efficient and inclusive design and implementation of water policies, and encouraged governments to put them into action.

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