Water Security

Freshwater is the most important resource for mankind, cross-cutting all social, economic and environmental activities. It is a condition for all life on our planet, an enabling or limiting factor for any social and technological development, a possible source of welfare or misery, cooperation or conflict. Read more

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28 September 2011 Strengthening cooperation with Kazakhstan
24 August 2011 Sub-regional Workshop "Transboundary aquifers in Central Asia: n Integrated Approach for Multidisciplinary Study and Governance
24 May 2011 Capacity Development issues on Integrated Water Resource Management (IWRM) in Central Asia discussed by authorities and experts
14 March 2011 World Water Day 2011. Water for Cities: Responding to the Urban Challenge - topic of the round table organized by UNESCO Almaty
11 March 2011 The UN World Water Assessment Programme is building a roster of authors and writers with specific knowledge of key water-related sectors and relevant topics
24 August 2010 Contribute to the UN World Water Development Report and help us make it relevant to all readers
28 July 2010 Second Summer School on Land Surface Observing, Modeling and Data Assimilation
18 May 2010 High-level International Conference to focus on the mid-term comprehensive review of the implementation of the International Decade for Action 'Water for life' 2005-2015
14 October 2009 UNESCO promote Integrated Water Resources Management" course in Kyrgyzstan
3 September 2009 International training workshop on Land cover, land use, fire and water resources for arid and semi-arid region
17 July 2009 Scientists tell the climate change story in Central Asia
23 June 2009 Ideas flow into water resources
25 March 2009 World Water Day 2009 Transboundary water issues, global assessment of water resources subject of Almaty round table
20 March 2009 Increasing pressure on water resources, says UN report 2009
4 February 2009 UNESCO Promotes Training in Integrated Water Resources Management