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United Nations Water: Coordinates the UN’s work on and for a better world.
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There are many international actors working in , but who does what towards the ? To answer this question, see the = a data visualization tool with contributions from 72 organizations ➡️
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Want to learn more about what we do? the UN-Water Inventory provides an overview of the collective work of the UN-Water ‘family’: UN-Water’s Members and Partners working on water and sanitation-related goals and targets.
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that glaciers store 10% of the world’s freshwater and support irrigation, energy, and the livelihoods of 750 million people living downstream? Watch the event hosted on April 12: and learn more.
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UN-Water Apr 20
Having inclusive institutional structures in place for multi-stakeholder dialogue & cooperation is essential to ensuring equitable access to sustainable water supply & sanitation services World Water Development Report 2019 focus on Leaving no one behind
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UN-Water Apr 20
Report highlights urgency of mobilizing sufficient resources to finance the goals of the for . Read about the recently launched report.
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UN-Water Apr 20
Want to get more knowledge & hands-on activities on wastewater recycling, ecological water management & international water governance? Apply for the !
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UN-Water Apr 19
New report states that "nearly a third of fish stocks are overfished and a third of freshwater fish species assessed are considered threatened." Learn more about 'The State of the World’s Biodiversity for Food and Agriculture' here:
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UN-Water Apr 19
at as 'GEF & GCF Regional Task Manager Central and West Africa'. Deadline 25 April, learn more here
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UN-Water Apr 19
loss is a complex issue, often with multiple and interrelated causes operating at different levels. Interested in learning more about it? Take this e-learning course:
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UN-Water Apr 18
The Decade on Ecosystem Restoration aims to massively scale up the restoration of degraded and destroyed ecosystems as a proven measure to fight the climate crisis and enhance food security, supply and biodiversity.
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UN-Water Apr 18
The had a single, high-level objective: To increase awareness and understanding of ‘Leave No One Behind’, its fundamental relationship with WASH, and its implications for leadership, partnership, planning and finance ->
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UN-Water Apr 18
Plastic from source to sea Rivers: conveyor belts of plastic pollution Interesting article about the 10 rivers that carry 93 % of all rivers' plastic into our oceans:
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UN-Water Apr 17
More than 80% of all farms in the world are family farms smaller than 2 hectares. Smallholder family farmers constitute the backbone of national food supplies, contributing more than 1/2 of the agricultural production in many countries.
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UN-Water Apr 17
Globally, 90% of disasters have been caused by floods, storms, droughts, & other weather-related events, which continue to intensify with climate change. High-level Event on interlinkages between and hosted in in New York.
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UN-Water Apr 16
In Somalia dams help to provide a crucial water supply, particularly during the dry season, when extreme water shortages are common. More from ->
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UNCCD Apr 17
This week 🌍 celebrates so we want to share big news: UNCCD is working with to design an interactive Toolbox! The innovative tool will help build custom solutions for Drought . Stay tuned!
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IWRA Apr 17
LESS THAN 2 WEEKS LEFT: Submit by 30 April to host 's next ❗️ 👉 Discover all the of hosting this mayor international event by accessing the and much more here:
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United Nations Apr 16
Water is a scarce, precious commodity in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, with some people waiting all day to fill a single jug for their family. See how is trying to help.
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IFAD Newsroom Apr 17
Next week will be at HQ for , promoting traditional knowledge of . Stay tuned!
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FAO Apr 17
agriculture 🌱 accounts for 70% of fresh 💧 withdrawals? We need to use this precious resource sustainably for a secure .
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