International Conference on Climate Risk, Vulnerability and Resilience Building
The Conference aims at bridging the gap between science policy and decisionmaking to support effective resilience building Its focus goes beyond vulnerability and climate risk assessments addressing challenges in fasttracking and scaling up innovative adaptation solutions climate funding and the emerging role of citizen participation and open science This solutionoriented event will follow up on the discussions to be held at the United Nations Water Conference in March 2023 and link scientists practitioners and decisionmakers to support the development of resilient water management policies
‘We need to connect the water agenda with the agenda on climate change’
With the world not being on track to meet Sustainable Development Goal 6 on water by 2030 Anil Mishra Chief of Hydrological Systems Climate Change and Adaptation in UNESCOs Intergovernmental Hydrological Programme explains in this interview how UNESCO will be contributing to the midterm review from 22 to 24 March 2023 of implementation of the International Decade for Action on Water for Sustainable Development to 2028
Launch of the Italian translation of the UN World Water Development Report 2022
The translation of the United Nations World Water Development Report 2022 in Italian was presented on 22 March on occasion of World Water Day
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Cat VII – Seminar and training
Boosting knowledge to assess climate risk for water security in Latin America and the Caribbean
New report: Is the solution to water crises hiding right under our feet?
Groundwater accounts for 99 of all liquid freshwater on Earth However this natural resource is often poorly understood and consequently undervalued mismanaged and even abused According to the latest edition of the United Nations World Water Development Report published by UNESCO the vast potential of groundwater and the need to manage it sustainably can no longer be overlooked
One in five countries has received technical assistance from UNESCO since 2018 in managing their ‘blue gold’
An overview of the work of UNESCOs Intergovernmental Hydrological Programme over the past 5 years