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7th World Water Forum: Shaping an Ideal National Water Law, Plus Event Re-Cap

High-profile parliamentarian discussion about shaping an ideal national water law caps WaterLex 7WWF participation: 4 events in 3 days, plus the social media campaign #WaterRules! By David Snow | WaterLex | In collaboration with UNESCO-IHE, WaterLex presented a special cross-section event with parliamentarians as part of the 7th World Water Forum’s Political Process on Wednesday (15 April 2015) entitled “Shaping an […]

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7th World Water Forum: Putting the Water-Energy Nexus into Practice with Economic and Policy Incentives

By Jan van de Venis and David Snow | WaterLex | WaterLex’s participation in events at the 7th World Water Forum in Daegu, South Korea, continued Tuesday, 14 April 2015, as Legal Desk Director Jan van de Venis served as co-facilitator and a panellist in session 2.2.3, a roundtable discussion featuring participants from the International Water Association (IWA), the […]

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7th World Water Forum: #WaterRules! Photo Campaign (More Information Under Photos)

In the Swiss Water Partnership booth area during The 7th World Water Forum, WaterLex staff and forum volunteers took photos of attendees supporting better water governance by standing with WaterLex and holding up our Twitter hashtag sign: #WaterRules! We are using the hashtag in our tweets, and we hope you will, too. Click here to download and print our […]

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WaterLex to Team Up With UNESCO-IHE, SWP, FANMex and UNECE in South Korea at the 7th World Water Forum

Updated coverage, 14 April 2015: 7th World Water Forum: Putting the Water-Energy Nexus into Practice with Economic and Policy Incentives Updated coverage, 13 April 2015: 7th World Water Forum: Keys to Providing Safe Drinking Water for All Click here to view #WaterRules! photos from the 7th  World Water Forum. WaterLex will join other members of the […]

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Latest By Year By Keyword/Tag Mexico decrees that everyone should have enough drinking water August 6 2019 Leer en español The human right to water was introduced in the Mexican constitution in February 2012. A key step in its implementation was guaranteed on 1st July this year, when the National Water Commission (CONAGUA) decreed that […]

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In 2015, WaterLex participated in, or hosted, the following events: 25-26 November: Conference: “Human rights: the Millennium Development Goals for Sustainable Development Goals” Mexico: WaterLex Executive Director Jean-Benoit Charrin is speaking at the Mexico National Commission for Human Rights international seminar event on “Human rights: the Millennium Development Goals for Sustainable Development Goals.” The event will […]

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WaterLex at Welsh Conference: Safeguarding the Needs of Future Generations

WaterLex joined a global community of policymakers and institutions serving to safeguard the needs of future generations at the “Essential ingredients for a sustainable future” conference in Cardiff, Wales, 28-29 April 2015, to discuss how to implement a sustainability agenda. The conference came at a time when Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are being agreed upon for the first […]

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First Meeting of the OECD Water Governance Initiative

WaterLex at the First Meeting of the OECD Water Governance Initiative in Paris WaterLex participated in the First Meeting of the OECD Water Governance Initative at OECD Headquarters in Paris on 27-28 March, which aimed at launching a multi-stakeholders forum allowing all water actors to share good practices with the view to meeting water governance […]

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