Event

World Water Day 2011

The objective of World Water Day 2011 is to focus international attention on the impact of rapid urban population growth, industrialization and uncertainties caused by climate change, conflicts and natural disasters on urban water systems. This year's theme, "Water for cities: responding to the urban challenge," aims to spotlight and encourage governments, organizations, communities, and individuals to actively engage in addressing the defy of urban water management.  

date: 22 March 2011   location: worldwide   contact: World Water Day 2011 Team   e-mail: wwd2011@fao.org   www: http://www.unwater.org/worldwaterday/