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News United Nations General Assembly Special Event on Water: Presentations and Press Conference Webcast

The United Nations General Assembly held on Friday, 6 November a Special Event on Water. The presentations are available at

On the same website you can access the Webcast of the UN Press Conference that was held immediately after at the event. The press conference included remarks from the following panelists:
- Dr Colin Chartres, Director-General of the CGIAR's International Water Management Institute (IWMI)
- Professor Aaron Wolf, Oregon State University, Programme Director in Water Conflict Management and Transformation
- Dr Nikhil Chandavarkar, Secretary of UN-Water, Division for Sustainable Development, United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA)

A summary of the event will be posted on the website shortly.

Contact information Frederik Pischke (email:
News type Inbrief
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Geographical coverage International
News date 11/11/2009
Working language(s) ENGLISH