The World Water Forum is the world’s biggest water-related event and is organized by the World Water Council. Its mission is “to promote awareness, build political commitment and trigger action on critical water issues at all levels, to facilitate the efficient conservation, protection, development, planning, management and use of water in all its dimensions on an environmentally sustainable basis for the benefit of all life”.
The World Water Development Report 2018 has been launched at a side-event of the World Water Forum. The Report of the Global High-Level Panel on Water and Peace to which IOM contributed has also been presented at a high-level panel of the World Water Forum. IOM Director General also delivered a video message at the High Level Panel on Water and Migration on 19 March.
Dates: 18 to 23 March 2018
Location: Ulisses Guimarães Convention Center and the National Stadium in Brasilia, Brazil