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Objective

The World Water Partnership, a representative follow-up from the 7th World Water Forum, is an annual gathering, which put together representatives of each World Water Forum such as water related governments, organizations and relevant partners. Based on the core value of the 7th World Water Forum, it intends to share experiences of the World Water Forum host countries on water-related themes and provide sustainable implementation of key water initiatives.
By establishing the best cases of leadership in the water sector promoting cooperation among the host countries and the next host country, the main theme of the World Water Partnership will be linked to the preparation process of the 9th World Water Forum to secure the sustainability of the forum and contribute to the next World Water Forum.




Participants

Representatives of World Water Forum(Water related governments and key high-level participants from the World Water Forum host countries, organizations and relevant partners)
Action groups consisting of water experts from international organization, academia, research institutes and NGOs




Short Description

Date& time September 5(Thu), 10:00 - 12:00
Venue Daegu EXCO ROOM 306
Host Ministry of Environment, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport, Rep. of Korea, Daegu City and K-water
Organizer Korea Water Forum and World Water Council
Participants Representatives of World Water Forum(Water related governments and key high-level participants from the World Water Forum host countries, organizations and relevant partners) action groups consisting of water experts from international organization, academia, research institutes, and NGOs
Object
  • 1. To build a consensus and lead the specified global agenda
  • 2. To share best practices of the host countries on focus areas in contribution to the SDGs
  • 3. To make recommendation and deliver to the 9th World Water Forum and beyond to act on implementation on primary water agenda discussed in WWP



KIWW2018 Previous Outcome

We shared opinions on major water-related agendas among World Water Forum host countries and case-sharing on “Strengthen Equitable Participatory and Accountable Water Governance,” the third of the four main agendas of the Call for Action (KIWW 2016). The participants also agreed on the importance of World Water Partnership as a venue to enhance cooperation on the international community's major water agenda and contribute to the next World Water Forum through sharing experiences and opinions of the host countries of the World Water Forum.