The water challenge in Latin American and Caribbean megacities
Bogota Buenos Aires Mexico City Lima Rio de Janeiro Sao Paulo and Santiago held the second meeting of the LAC Megacities Regional Alliance on 26 May 2021 in the framework of the 2nd International Conference Water Megacities and Global Change EauMega 2022
At the forefront of studying rivers to conserve freshwater supply
A bright person is one way of describing Chiara Marchina Currently a research technician at the University of Paduas Department of Land Environment Agriculture and Forestry Chiara participated in the inaugural 2017 MAB Youth Forum organised by the UNESCO Regional Bureau for Science and Culture in Europe as a youth delegate of the Po Delta Biosphere Reserve Following this she and other young people from the Veneto and EmiliaRomagna regions in the Po Delta Biosphere Reserve created MY Delta Association MAB Youth Delta She was selected and accompanied by UNESCO as the Po Delta Biosphere Reserve representative at the 7th Economic and Social Council Youth Forum in 2018
"It is important that we take care of nature, of rivers and springs, so that we can use this water"
So said Lutana Ribeiro Albuquerque Cacique general do Parque das Tribos during the LAC Regional launch of the World Water Report 2021 The Value of Water on the occasion of World Water Day 2021
Challenges and opportunities for science, technology and innovation in six African countries
Representatives of Congo Ghana Namibia Sierra Leone Tanzania and Zimbabwe reflected on their experiences from implementing and monitoring the 2017 UNESCO Recommendation on Science and Scientific Researchers RSSR at the fourth edition of the Africa Regional Science Technology and Innovation Forum in Kigali Rwanda on 1 March 2022