World Water Week
2016 World Water Week Programme
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Aid and Disaster Relief
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Latin America and Caribbean
Data Drought: An Assessment of Global Water Monitoring Systems
Session includes: Scene-setting presentation on the gaps and opportunities; Case study where challenges are successfully addressed; Case study where challenges are not effectively addressed; Scenario-based roundtable discussions to push for creative problem solving; Summary and next steps panel discussion to synthesize results and actions; and Summary report for attendees.
Citizen observatories empowering people in integrated water and waste management
Citizen observatories are innovative programmes of collective action between citizens, agencies and scientists to promote a more sustainable and participatory water management. In this interactive event, participants will explore novel approaches by research, policy and NGO communities to meet the opportunities and challenges of citizen observatories for integrated resource management.
Reaching Millions - future capacity development for the sanitation sector
This seminar aims to share experience on new eLearning solutions for sanitation, ranging from MOOCs, small private online courses (SPOCs) or blended learning formats combining distance learning and live teaching. In a world café format, participants will discuss the potentials and limitations in reaching sanitation and water professionals through eLearning.
Operationalizing Citywide Inclusive Sanitation: right tools? right use?
The event will: (i) provide an overview of the variety of existing urban sanitation planning/design tools; (ii) compare their compatibility/complementarity and identify any important gaps; (iii) discuss a better alignment of those developing/disseminating the tools; and (iv) discuss the tools’ effective use and feedback mechanisms to measure/improve their use.
Journey to a world free of untreated wastewater
~~Seeing a world free of untreated wastewater may take several “SDG periods”. We are in danger of leaving the wastewater challenge to young people. This event involves young professionals challenging wastewater leaders on interim actions leading to safe water reuse until the world is free from untreated wastewater.
Water and Sanitation: Innovative Mobile Solutions to Improve Service Delivery
This event will present the latest insights into the use of mobile technology to improve access to water and sanitation for the underserved by virtue of efficient and better managed utility service providers. It will be of a particular interest to utilities, NGOs, service providers and financiers.
Watershed: Motivating value and values for water
How do people perceive the value of water, and what inspires them to be better consumers and stewards? What are the shared values necessary for change? These are questions that will be explored during the session, "Watershed: Motivating Value and Values for Water."