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A lot can change in ten years

The United Nations has committed to focus on water for a decade. That’s ten years to advance sustainable development. Ten years to breathe new air into existing programmes and projects. Play your part and make a difference.

Countries are already taking action…

Inspiring stories about how state actors are improving water services for millions of people every year.

 …and so are organizations

Explore the ways that organizations around the world are working on the water crisis.

What’s happening right now

 

The Permanent Mission of Tajikistan, Japan, Canada, Morocco, Mexico, Russia, Singapore, Switzerland and the Department of Economic and Social Affairs and with the support of UN-Water are organizing a High-level Event on interlinkages between Water and Climate.

The event will take place in the ECOSOC Chamber, United Nations Headquarters, New York on 27 March 2019.

  • Click here to access the program and the concept note.
  • International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD), summarises the event here.

About the Decade

 

Water Action Decade 2018-2028

Water and sanitation are preconditions to life and we must put a greater focus on these human rights. During the decade, the international community sets out to:

  1. Advance sustainable development
  2. Energize existing programmes and projects
  3. Inspire action to achieve the 2030 Agenda

Learn more about the objectives in the  UN Secretary General’s Action Plan.