Since 1990 an additional 2.1 billion people worldwide gained access to improved sanitation and, 91% of the global population now use improved drinking water sources. However, those who have access to Water and Sanitation Services services often have to cope with poor service quality, including intermittent supplies.
The Water and Development Congress & Exhibition 2017, a global event that provides a platform for national, regional an international cooperation on water. It bridges the gap between the science and practice of water management, connecting it with industry, financial institutions and policy makers, to deliver practical solutions that help achieve the globally agreed 2030 Sustainable Development Goal vision for water.
Join us and 2000 other water leaders in Buenos Aires!
“Where commercial financing is not cost-effective the World Bank will focus on strengthening country and sector policies, institutions and regulation”
Senior Director, Water Global Practice, The World Bank
Keynote Speaker – 14 November, 2017
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Efficient Utilities as Drivers for Sustainable Development
Servicios de Agua y Saneamiento Eficientes como Impulsores del Desarrollo Sostenible
Sustainable Operation and Maintenance of Water and Sanitation Systems
Mantenimiento y Funcionamiento Sostenibles de Sistemas de Agua y Saneamiento
Integrating Water in City Planning and Design
Integrando el Agua en el Diseño y Planificación de la Ciudad
Connecting Basins and the Cities that Depend on them
Conectando las Cuencas a las Ciudades que Dependen de Ellas
Water Policies, Regulations and Multi-stakeholder Collaboration
Politicas del Agua, Regulacion y Colaboración Multi-Actor
Simultaneous interpretation English to Spanish in all sessions
An Action Agenda for water basins
Connecting urban landscapes with their watersheds
Join urban stakeholders that are leading the way in strengthening the connection with their catchments.
Buenos Aires, Argentina | Wednesday, November 14th 13:30 – 15:00
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