2015 UN-Water Annual International Zaragoza Conference. Water and Sustainable Development: From Vision to Action. 15-17 January 2015

The UN-Water Annual Zaragoza Conferences serve UN-Water to prepare for World Water Day. This conference is part of the road map for World Water Day 2015, which will focus on "water and sustainable development".

>> WELCOMING SPEECH by H.E. Mr. Sirodjidin Aslov, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Tajik stan, to the participants of the UN-Water Zaragoza

>> Welcome video message by Michel Jarraud, UN-Water Chair, to the participants of the UN-Water Zaragoza Conference

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Conference outcomes

>> Cases
>> Conference daily
>> Discussion forum
>> Information briefs on Water and Sustainable Development
>> Interviewing conference participants
>> Overview Papers
>> Presentations from participants
>> Tool Papers
>> Toolbox
>> Twitter Activity Report
>> Video recording of sessions
>> Video interviews with conference participants

Conference daily

>> Wednesday January 14th 2015
>> Thursday January 15th 2015
>> Friday January 16th 2015
>> Saturday January 17th 2015
>> Sunday January 18th 2015

For Media

>> Press release December 2014
>> Press release UN-Water Conference

Video recording of sessions


Thursday, 15 January 2015

>> UN-Water Conference. 15/01. 9-10-30h. Regional Session Europe
>> UN-Water Conference. 15/01. 10-30-12h. Regional Session Asia
>> UN Water Conference - 15/01 - 13-14h. Opening
>> UN-Water Conference. 15/01. 14-15h. Water and sustainable development
>> UN Water Conference 15/01 - 15-17h. Tools and themes on water and sustainable development
>> UN-Water Conference 15/01 - 17.30-18.45h. Progress in the international water decade

Friday, 16 January 2015

>> UN-Water Conference 16/01 - 09-11h : Governments and Water Resources Management
>> UN-Water Conference 16/01 - 11-13h. Governments and Human Right to Water and Sanitation
>> UN-Water Conference 16/01 - 14-16h. Governments and Risk Management
>> UN-Water Conference 16/01 - 16-18.00h Governments and Water Quality
>> UN-Water Conference. 16/01 - 18-18.30h. Highlights Government Roles SDGs on Water

Saturday, 17 January 2015

>> UN-Water Conference 17/01 - 09-10h. Lessons from Implementation
>> UN-Water Conference 17/01 - 10-11.15h. Technology Tools
>> UN-Water Conference. 17/01, 11.45-13h. Financing and Economic Instruments
>> UN-Water Conference 17/01 - 14-15.30h. Governance Tools
>> UN-Water Conference. 17/01. 15.30-17h. Capacity Development Tools
>> UN-Water Conference 17/01 - 17-18h. Key Messages / Farewell

>> Conference Home

About the Conference

>> Conveners and partners
>> Objectives and expected outcomes
>> Conference flyerPDF Document
>> AgendaPDF Document
>> StructurePDF Document
>> ParticipantsPDF Document

Logistics

>> Accommodation
>> Travelling to Zaragoza
>> Your stay in Zaragoza
>> Map

The vision

>> Rio+20
>> Water and sustainable development
>> Global commitments on water
>> A post-2015 global goal for water
>> Water and the Open Working Group (OWG)
>> The role of actors involved

The action

>> Capacity development
>> Financing and economic instruments
>> Governance frameworks
>> Technology

Action on…

>> Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)
>> Water Resources Management
>> Water Quality
>> Risk management

14 January: Pre-Conference Side events and Technical Visits

>> Technical visit: La Cartuja
>> Technical visit: The Ebro River Basin Authority and its Automatic System for Hydrologic Information (SAIH)
>> Technical visit: Expo + Water Park
>> New sources: Wastewater reuse
>> Local level actions in decentralized water solidarity towards the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals
>> Water Footprint Assessment
>> Technological advances and Water Policy
>> Cultivando Agua Boa Programme
>> CODIA and water and energy in LAC
>> The fulfillment of the human right to water and sanitation

15 January: Setting the scene and the context

>> Achieving sustainable water for all in LAC
>> Achieving water security for Asia and the Pacific
>> Ensuring implementation of the water-related SDGs in Europe
>> Setting the scene

16 January: Whose action?

>> Academia
>> Business
>> Civil society
>> Governments and local authorities
>> Media and Communicators

17 January: Integrating knowledge and the way forward

>> Multi-stakeholder dialogue on tools for implementation

Resources

>> Cases
>> Conference daily
>> Discussion forum
>> Information briefs on Water and Sustainable Development
>> Interviewing conference participants
>> Overview Papers
>> Tool Papers
>> Toolbox


Promotional materials

>> Conference banners
>> Conference posterPDF document