GWP at WWWeek At Home

To bridge the gap between the 2019 and 2021 Stockholm World Water Weeks, the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) invited convenors to host a virtual adaptation of their World Water Week 2020-approved sessions between 24 and 28 August. The week goes under the umbrella of #WWWeek At Home. GWP is co-convening five sessions.

Where to connect with GWP during WWWeek At Home:

24 August | 17:00-17:45 CEST

Enhancing the NDCs: An Opportunity for Addressing Water Interactions

  • This event discusses water interactions, implementation, and financing in the process of enhancing Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) to the Paris Agreement.

26 August | 10:30-11:30 CEST

WW4D - Nexus, IWRM and Biodiversity

  • Cities and their watersheds - towards integrated urban water resilience. This event presents and discusses recent findings, publications, and best practices from the field.

26 August | 13:00-13:45 CEST

Solving the Water-Climate-Puzzle by Connecting Youth Stories and Decision-makers

  • This session explores ways to solve and make connections in the water-climate-puzzle by using youth stories as a dynamic narrative, connecting youth to decision-makers.

26 August | 17:00-17:45 CEST

How to Operationalize Farmer-led Irrigation: Implementers Dialogue

  • This session explores the development of farmer-led irrigation towards a resilient, sustainable, and inclusive future. Implementers engage in a dialogue to identify actions at different scales to take sustainable and inclusive farmer-led irrigation development forward. The session follows a recent 3-part webinar series held on the topic.

27 August | 10:00-10:45 CEST

Co-Benefits of Implementing NBS for Climate-Related Water and Flood Management

  • This session shares practices and lessons learned from 9 countries of Europe and Asia in the Northern Water Network on how to maximize the synergies and trade-offs for no-regret decisions regarding water resources and flood risk management in the context of climate change, using nature-based solutions (NBS).

More details on the week can be found on the dedicated WWWeek event website - which includes the detailed schedule of confirmed events.