Published by the NGOs, working on water in Central, Eastern, Southern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia region. Output of the project: Raising awareness about the UNECE Water Convention and its Protocol on Water and Health and strengthening the role of the civil society organizations in their promotion and implementation.
Dear WaterFall friends!!!
The Newswaterfall team wishes you to dream and see your dreams come true, happiness and health in the coming New Year.
All the very best in the year to come to all of you and your dear people,
Looking forward to be with you in 2013!!!
In the December 2012 issue of the “NewsWaterfall” Newsletter:
Draft Resolution on the implementation of the International Year of Water Cooperation
The 2nd Committee of the 67th UN General Assembly approved on 30 November 2012 a Draft Resolution on the implementation of the International Year of Water Cooperation by which the General Assembly would stress the importance of full involvement by all relevant stakeholders in the implementation of the Year at all levels. Read more…
The ninth meeting of the Steering Committee of the National Policy Dialogue on IWRM in Armenia
The ninth meeting of the Steering Committee of the National Policy Dialogue on Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) was held on 12 December 2012 in Yerevan, Armenia. It brought together over 50 representatives of governmental institutions, international organizations, non-governmental organizations and other stakeholders to discuss key water issues in Armenia. The meeting was organized by the Agency of Water Resources Management of the Ministry of Nature Protection of Armenia in cooperation with UN ECE and OECD. Read more…
The Regional meeting of Balkan’s countries “Water Convention and Transboundary water dialogue as an instrument for Adaptation to Climate Change”
On 19 December 2012 the Regional meeting of Balkan’s countries “Water Convention and Transboundary water dialogue as an instrument for Adaptation to Climate Change” was held in Skopje, Former Yugoslavian Republic (FYR) of Macedonia. Representatives of 17 NGO and governmental organizations, as well as public institutions of Former Yugoslavian Republic of Macedonia, Greece, Albania and Kosovo discussed different problems of water management in the Balkan region. Read more…
UN-Water Annual Conference in Zaragoza, Water Cooperation, Making it Happen!
UN-Water Annual Conference in Zaragoza, Water Cooperation, Making it Happen! Is planned on 8–10 January 2013 in Zaragoza, Spain. The UN-Water Conference in Zaragoza will focus on effective ways to make cooperation happen in the water domain. Read more…
Virtual library for UN publications on water and sanitation
On the occasion of World Development Information Day, 24 October, the online UN Documentation Centre on Water and Sanitation (UNDCWS) was launched. Read More…