From 22 to 24 March 2023 the world will come together in New York during the UN 2023 Water Conference. It is convened by the UN General Assembly and co-hosted by the Kingdom of the Netherlands and the Republic of Tajikistan.
It is a call to action to every single person on the planet to accelerate change to solve the water crisis around the world. It marks a watershed moment that call governments and decision makers to take concerted actions and commitments to achieve the internationally agreed water-related goals and targets, including those contained in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. It is the most important water event in a generation, the first event of its kind for nearly 50 years.
FAO will be extremely active at the UN 2023 Water Conference, organizing, co-partnering and supporting two interactive dialogues, three special events and a series of side events.
Discover FAO’s full calendar of events at the UN 2023 Water Conference here