World Water Day 2017 - Climate change is water change!

World Water Day 2017 - Climate change is water change!
23 March, 2017 (All day), Stockholm Sweden

Welcome to the global launch of WaterAid’s report “Wild Water - The State of the World’s Water 2017”


Come and take part in this informative event, where a panel of distinguished global experts and policy makers will discuss how improving access to clean water can make poor and vulnerable communities better able to withstand catastrophes, and how access to water for the world’s poorest people will be essential in building adaptable, more climate-resilient communities.

Isabella Lövin, Minister for Climate and Sustainable development Sweden (TBC)
Jan Eliasson, former Deputy Secretary General of the United Nations
Khairul Islam, Country Director, WaterAid Bangladesh
Jan C. Semenza, Professor, European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control
Mads Nipper, CEO Grundfos (TBC) 

09:30 - 10:00  Registration and coffee
10:00 - 10:05  Welcome - Sida
10:05 - 10:15  Introduction to the panel discussion and short summary of WaterAids global report Wild Water - Cecilia Chatterjee-Martinsen, Chief Executive, WaterAid Sweden
10:15 - 11:50  Interactive panel discussion - Moderator Cecilia Chatterjee-Martinsen
11:50 - 12:00  Close by moderator