Events and calls

On this page we present up-coming events & calls that may be of interest to our Partners or anybody interested in water-related activities. GWP participates in some of the events (indicated), but we also list external events that are of general interest.

Abstracts for the 2nd International Conference on Transboundary Aquifers. Deadline 31 January.

Horizon Scanning: key research questions for achieving food and nutrition security, reducing inequality, and preserving terrestrial ecosystems in Sub-Saharan Africa. Deadline 15 February.

9th World Water Forum Consultation Process. Deadline 15 March.

Kyoto World Water Grand Prize 2022. Nomination deadline 30 April.

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Climate Adaptation Summit 2021 - Announcement of the Water ChangeMaker Winners

The Climate Adaptation Summit (CAS) 2021 takes place online on 25-26 January. It is a global conference that promises to accelerate, innovate, and scale up the world’s efforts in adapting to the inevitable effects of climate change. During the event, the finalists and winners of the Water ChangeMaker Awards will be featured and announced in two different sessions.

World Wetlands Day 2021

World Wetlands Day is celebrated on 2 February every year to raise global awareness about the vital role of wetlands for people and our planet. The 2021 theme shines a spotlight on wetlands as a source of freshwater and encourages actions to restore them and stop their loss.

The Caribbean Science Symposium on Water

In March 2021, the Global Water Partnership-Caribbean (GWP-C) will hold a Caribbean Science Symposium on Water; the first of its kind for the region. Its main theme will be “Building Resilience in the Regional Water Sector to Address Climatological and Hydrological Risks and Threats.”