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News COP23: A Day for Water, Friday 10 November

The 23rd Session of the Conference of Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP23) takes place in Bonn, Germany from November 6 to 17, 2017. 

The International Network of Basin Organizations (INBO) was designated by the UNFCCC Secretariat, as co-organizer of the official “Water Action Day”, in partnership with the WWC, IUCN, the French Water Partnership and SIWI/AGWA. This official “Water Action Day” will be organized on Friday 10th of November 2017, on the Global Climate Action (GCA) Campus of the Bonn Zone. It will be organize as :

  • One high level opening ceremony (room 2)
  • One high level “Water Dialogue” on improving water and climate financing (room 7)
  • Three parallel Breakout Sessions :
    -“Water knowledge to respond to climate uncertainty” (room 10)
    -“Water for urban resilience” (room 2)
    -“Water for sustainable agriculture and food security” (room 1)
  • One closing plenary (room 2)




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Geographical coverage Germany,
News date 09/11/2017
Working language(s) ENGLISH