Round table discussion on the “Right to Water and Sanitation”

When :

from Friday 25 October, 2013
to Friday 25 October, 2013

Type of event :

Category 6-Expert Committee

Where :

UNESCO Headquarters (Fontenoy), 7, Place de Fontenoy, 75007, Paris, France

Contact :

Mr Streckert, Jens (

On 25 October 2013 a joint contribution to the International Year of Water Cooperation will be organized. It will be specially focused on one of the key messages which is entitled “Water cooperation is a key to poverty eradication, social equity and gender equality”.
The meeting will be opened by the Director-General of UNESCO. It will consist of a key note speech and a panel discussion with legal and technical experts from Germany as well as representatives of the IHP, IHE, academia and civil society.