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  • World Water Day a Week Long in Laos

    Imported, Mekong, Mekong Feed March 29, 2013 at 06:52 0 comments

    World Water Day lasts a week in Laos. This year the Lao Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment organized events including art competitions, writing songs, a golf tournament and a Science Seminar. The Challenge Program on Water and Food helped sponsor the Science Seminar through an Opportunity Fund grant. The […]

     
  • Water is a source of cooperation not conflict

    Imported, WLE March 22, 2013 at 00:52 0 comments

    “If it bleeds it leads” goes an old newspaper adage. Maybe that explains the perennial popularity of “water wars” in articles written by journalists, academics and national security wonks. More specifically it’s “the prospect” of conflict these pundits seem to find so appealing. Prospects because there have, in fact, been […]

     
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    Posters for dialogue, messages for cooperation

    In honor of World Water Day, the CGIAR Challenge Program on Water and Food has released a new series of posters. The CPWF Water Dialogue Poster Series derives key messages from work conducted from Phase 1 of the program (2003-2008) and presents them in striking visual cartoons. The posters are […]

     
  • Cooperation by water users: Does it work?

    Imported, WLE March 21, 2013 at 21:13 0 comments

    World Water Day is celebrated annually on March 22nd.  This year’s theme, water cooperation, often evokes images of water treaties being signed between countries. Indeed a lot has been written about cooperation among countries in managing their shared water resources. Shared water resources and conflicts thereof have led some to […]

     
  • World Water Day 2013

    World Water Day 2013

    Homepage Highlights, Imported, WLE March 21, 2013 at 07:02 0 comments

    Photo: cc: Michael Foley World Water Day, March 22 2013 is the UN International Year of Water Cooperation. Water is a crucial factor in improving food security, health and nutrition and livelihoods. Water management can be challenging in any context and factors such as climate change, urbanization and a lack […]

     
  • EDF’s Wolf Calls For Three Sectors, Water-Energy-Food, To Be Governed By One Policy – Forbes

    Imported, Press clippings March 23, 2012 at 06:49 0 comments

    Today is UN’s World Water Day with water and food security as its theme. Leading up to it, panelists gathered at the 6th World Water Forum in Marseille, France last Friday to discuss creating a more systematic approach in understanding the linkages between water, food and one additional sector, energy, […]

     
  • Stockholm Water Prize

    IWMI wins the Stockholm Water Prize

    Announcements, News March 22, 2012 at 06:14 0 comments

    The 2012 Stockholm Water Prize was awarded to the International Water Management Institute (IWMI) today. “This is an incredible honor for our organization. The real winners of course are the staff, past and present, and this is also a testament to the value placed on research for informed decision making […]

     
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    World Water Day 2011 Director’s Message

    Andes, Blogs, Director's Blog, News March 22, 2011 at 17:58 0 comments

    Spanish version is available Dear Friends, The World Water Day (WWD) comes as the CPWF is in the middle of a series of reflection workshops in the basins we work in: Andes, Ganges, Limpopo, Mekong, Nile and Volta. As many of our staff and partners are currently on a reflection […]

     
  • World Water Day Message: Benefit Sharing Mechanisms

    Announcements, Events March 22, 2011 at 13:55 0 comments

    World Water Day Message, March 22, 2011 Spanish version Dear Friends, The World Water Day (WWD) comes as the CPWF is in the middle of a series of reflection workshops in the basins we work in: Andes, Ganges, Limpopo, Mekong, Nile and Volta. As many of our staff and partners […]