Discover 10th World Water Forum

Energy Water And Development Corp. (OTCQB:EAWD) May 07, 2024 /

Get ready to dive into the foremost event in the water realm: the World Water Forum. Since its inception in 1997, this monumental gathering, co-hosted by the prestigious World Water Council and a vibrant host city, has become an unparalleled convergence of minds every three years.

More than just a conference, the World Water Forum encompasses a meticulous three-year preparatory phase, a dynamic week-long event, and a comprehensive synthesis phase where results are showcased and collective action is fostered.

From May 18th to 25th, 2024, distinguished leaders, policymakers, academics, visionaries, and innovators from around the globe will come together to exchange ideas, experiences, and strategies on a variety of water-related topics. From government chambers to academic fronts, from civil society corridors to private sector innovation hubs, expect a wide range of perspectives shaping the future of water management.

The World Water Forum stands as one of the largest gatherings in the water domain, jointly organized by the World Water Council and a designated host city, occurring triennially.

The primary objectives of the World Water Forum are:

To raise awareness among decision-makers and the general public regarding water issues, catalyzing subsequent action.
To contribute to the enhancement of access to water supply and sanitation, while tracking progress towards achieving the Millennium Development Goals.
To foster the development of shared visions on complex water issues, forge new partnerships, and facilitate cooperation among diverse organizations and individuals.
To garner increased media attention towards water issues and potential solutions.
Locations and Themes:
Each edition of the forum features a distinct location and theme, with notable examples including:

2024 in Bali, Indonesia, themed “Water for Shared Prosperity”
2022 in Dakar, Senegal, themed “Water Security for Peace and Development”
2018 in Brasilia, Brazil, themed “Sharing Water”
2015 in Daegu / Gyeongbuk, South Korea, themed “Water for our Future”
The forum comprises four primary components:

Thematic program, featuring substantive discussions through sessions and panels.
Political process, enabling dialogues with elected officials and resulting in various statements and commitments.
Regional process, offering perspectives on water from diverse regions worldwide.
Fair and expo, providing a platform for stakeholders to showcase their contributions.

Since its inception, the World Water Forum has evolved into a pivotal event within the global water community, addressing key challenges and fostering meaningful dialogue. Notable past editions include:

The 1st World Water Forum in Marrakech, Morocco, in 1997, focusing on the long-term vision for water, life, and the environment.
The 2nd World Water Forum in The Hague, Netherlands, in 2000, which generated significant debate on water resource management and poverty alleviation.
The 3rd World Water Forum in Kyoto, Japan, in 2003, which introduced innovative concepts like the Virtual Water Forum and emphasized indigenous participation.
The 4th World Water Forum in Mexico City, Mexico, in 2006, which highlighted issues such as water infrastructure financing and integrity.
The 5th World Water Forum in Istanbul, Turkey, in 2009, marked by significant participation from stakeholders and the adoption of the Istanbul Water Consensus.

The World Water Forum also recognizes outstanding contributions to the water sector through prestigious prizes, including the King Hassan II Great World Water Prize and the Kyoto World Water Grand Prize, among others.

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