Photos from 2016 Stockholm World Water Week

Opening plenary session for World Water Week 2016

Opening plenary session for World Water Week 2016

(From left to right): Chris Duckett, development director, Rose Osinde Alabaster, programme director, Africa region, Amanda Loeffen, WaterLex director general, Viktoria Mohos Naray, senior legal advisor, and Lorraine Schilling, communications team.

(From left to right): Chris Duckett, development director, Rose Osinde Alabaster, programme director, Africa region, Amanda Loeffen, WaterLex director general, Viktoria Mohos Naray, senior legal advisor, and Lorraine Schilling, communications team.

Léo Heller, UN Special Rapporteur on the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation, talking at the "Equitable access to water and sanitation: sustainable growth for all" event

Léo Heller, UN Special Rapporteur on the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation, talking at the “Equitable access to water and sanitation: sustainable growth for all” event

Meeting with Léo Heller, UN Special Rapporteur on the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation, to introduce new members of the WaterLex team and talk about future support of WaterLex to the work of Mr Heller.

Meeting with Léo Heller, UN Special Rapporteur on the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation, to introduce new members of the WaterLex team and talk about future support of WaterLex to the work of Mr Heller.

Amanda Loeffen, WaterLex Director General, introducing the organisation at the event held at the Swiss Water Partnership booth on Sunday 28 August

Amanda Loeffen, WaterLex Director General, introducing the organisation at the event held at the Swiss Water Partnership booth on Sunday 28 August

Viktoria Mohos Naray, Senior legal advisor at WaterLex, talked about the Household water treatment and safe storage project, the NHRI Programme and the Water and Jobs project

Viktoria Mohos Naray, Senior legal advisor at WaterLex, talked about the Household water treatment and safe storage project, the NHRI Programme and the Water and Jobs project

Viktoria Mohos Naray and Amanda Loeffen participating in a questions and answers session at the end of one of the presentations

Viktoria Mohos Naray and Amanda Loeffen participating in a questions and answers session at the end of the presentation on the Water and Jobs project

 

 

Rose Osinde Alabaster, Programme Director for the African Region, gave a presentation about the Uganda country mapping that WaterLex undertook in 2015.

Rose Osinde Alabaster, Programme Director for the African Region, gave a presentation about the Uganda country mapping that WaterLex undertook in 2015.

WaterLex officially launched the organisation Waterpreneurs during World Water Week 2016

WaterLex officially launched the organisation Waterpreneurs during World Water Week 2016

WaterLex and Waterpreneurs after the launch of the organisation

WaterLex and Waterpreneurs after the launch of the organisation

Léo Heller, UN Special Rapporteur on the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation at the "UN-Water stakeholder dialogue: interlinked implementation of SDG6" event

Léo Heller, UN Special Rapporteur on the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation at the “UN-Water stakeholder dialogue: interlinked implementation of SDG6” event

 

For more information:

Lynn Sorrentino, Communications and Events Manager
Tel: +41 22 907 36 46
Email: info (at) waterlex.org

About WaterLex:

WaterLex is an international public interest development organization based in Geneva, Switzerland. It is a UN-Water Partner with UN ECOSOC special consultative status. Its mission is to develop sustainable solutions based on human rights to improve water governance worldwide, particularly in regard to consistent water law and policy frameworks, with the Sustainable Development Goals (especially SDG 6, water for all) in mind. It is an official member of the Global Water Partnership, UNDP Cap-Net, UNDP Global Water Solidarity, UNEP Global Wastewater Initiative, and Swiss Water Partnership.