Visit the official UN Water website to learn more about the goals we aim to fulfill in accordance with the 2030 Agenda. Your role is very important! We encourage you to spread the message with our promotional materials available in several languages and compatible with several platforms for your events, websites, social networks and merchandising needs.
In order to accelerate initiatives aimed at addressing the challenges related to water resources, the General Assembly proclaimed the 2018-2028 as the International Decade for Action “Water for Sustainable Development”. Discover the objectives of the Decade, including those set out in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
International days and weeks are occasions to educate the public on issues of concern, to mobilize political will and resources to address global problems, and to celebrate and reinforce achievements of humanity. The existence of international days predates the establishment of the United Nations, but the UN has embraced them as a powerful advocacy tool. We also mark other UN observances.