International High-level Conference on International Decade for Action “Water for Sustainable Development”, 2018-2028

When, local time: 
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 - 9:00am to Friday, 22 June 2018 - 6:00pm
Where: 
Tajikistan, Dushanbe
Type of Event: 
Category 2-Intergovernmental meeting
Contact: 
Krista Pikkat (k.pikkat@unesco.org)

To mobilize efforts of the governments, UN institutions, international and non-governmental organizations, as well as other stakeholders at all levels for effective implementation of the water-related SDGs and the objectives of the International Water Decade, the Government of Tajikistan in cooperation with the UN and other partners is organizing a High-level International Conference on the International Decade for Action “Water for Sustainable Development, 2018-2022”.

The main objectives of the Conference are to raise awareness about the effective implementation of the SDG6 and other water-related goals and to discuss the way forward with implementation of activities of the Water Decade Action Plan, 2018-2028, at the global, regional and country levels.

The Conference will also focus on the ways on how the Member States, relevant UN agencies and other partners, including the private sector, can contribute to the Decade in order to support the implementation of the 2030 Agenda.

The Conference programme will include plenary sessions, a number of thematic and interactive sessions, an exhibition, as well as pre-conference and side-events.