SIWI World Water Week 2021

SIWI WWW 2021

Date: 23–27 August 2021
Venue: Digital

World Water Week is the leading annual conference on global water issues organised by the Stockholm International Water Institute. In 2021, it will be held as a full-scale digital event and focus on the major transformations that need to take place if we are to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals and slash carbon emissions under the theme of Building Resilience Faster. The week attracts leading researchers, decision makers, business representatives, NGOs, students, and international organisations from more than 130 countries. It offers an unusual mix of participants and perspectives, with sessions on a broad array of water-related topics, ranging from food security and health, to agriculture, technology, biodiversity, and the climate crisis.

For more information or to register, visit the event website.

AWP @ World Water Week

The Australian Water Partnership is involved in the following open sessions.


MONDAY 23 AUGUST

Leading for Leaving No One Behind – it’s time to reset!
Monday 23 August | 3–4.00pm AEST | Virtual
Participants: Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade / Water for Women Fund / Australian Water Partnership / iDE / Institute for Sustainable Futures, University of Technology Sydney / Plan International / SNV Netherlands Development Organisation

THURSDAY 26 AUGUST

Inclusive communities are more climate resilient – fact or fiction?
Thursday 26 August | 3–4.00pm AEST | Virtual
Participants: Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade / Water for Women Fund / Australian Water Partnership / Australia Pacific Climate Partnership / Institute for Sustainable Futures, University of Technology Sydney / International Water Centre / Plan International / SNV Netherlands Development Organisation / United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization