Reflecting on World Water Week 2018

Six days, 250 sessions and 3600 participants later: time to reflect on the key takeaways from an inspiring, challenging week in Stockholm. The Closing Plenary on 31st August provided the opportunity for SIWI, the Scientific Programme Committee and World Water Week’s key collaborating partners (AfDB, UNESCO-WWAP, and TNC ) to discuss the main themes and [...]

World Water Week 2018 – insight into the opening seminar

With over 3000 delegates from +140 countries, including a large contingent of young professionals, World Water Week (WWW) is the biggest global water conference held in Stockholm each year. This year’s ‘Water, ecosystems and human development’ theme shows an encouraging move away from preceding WWW themes, where the focus was largely on technological advancements in [...]