World Water Partnership
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.
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
|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|
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.