World Water Day 2008 events

Add to our Calendar

 

World Water Day Celebration, Sanitation as the theme for 2008
More information on World Water Day 2008
Program of UN World Water Day celebrations in Geneva
World Water Day 2008 on WSSCC website
World Water Day 2008 on WHO website
Mar 20, 2008

Stand Up for Those Who Can't Sit Down

World Water Day Celebration in New York, 20 March 2008 - Come make a public statement with the longest toilet line and raise awareness about the global sanitation crisis.

Link to Sanitation Day flyer >>

 

UN-Water Launches Official World Water Day 2008 Website

UN Water officially launched the website for World Water Day 2008. The website features factsheets, videos and news on the upcoming World Water Day celebrations in Geneva.

Visit the World Water Day website >>

 

Green Tennis Tournament The Hellenic Tennis Federation is organizing Junior Tennis Tournaments called "Water Day of Sanitation" and "Green Tennis Tournament"
Mar 1-4 , 2008

Blue Planet Run: the Race to Provide Safe Drinking Water to the World Release of a powerful and disturbing visual journey vividly illustrating the global water crisis by New York Times best selling authors Rick Smolan and Jennifer Erwitt
Mar 4 , 2008

Launching of "Capacity Building and Promotion of Household Drinking Water Treatment and Hygiene Improvement Project in Five Municipalities" A joint initiative between Government of Nepal, UN-HABITAT & The Coca Cola Company
TBD, Nepal; Environment and Public Health Organization (ENPHO)
Mar 9 , 2008

World Water Day '08 in the Basque Country International capacity-building seminar in the framework of the international response to the challeges of the YIS 2008
Bilbao Riverside Museum
Mar 12 , 2008

Friday Forum Screening of the film "The Toilet Men" and interaction on toilets in Nepal
ENPHO Hall, Kathmandu Valley, Nepal; Environment and Public Health Organization (ENPHO)
Mar 14 , 2008

World Water Day Celebration Day Celebration in Chihuahua, Mexico Water and Sanitation Central Joint of Chihuahua State, (Junta Central de Agua y Saneamiento de Chihuahua)
Mar 14 , 2008

Opening of the Water Museum and Centre of Water Awareness Development
Water Board of Lemesos, Cyprus
Mar 19 , 2008

Water & Sanitation Condition of Multan Punjab Pakistan Seminar organized by Strengthening Participatory Organization (SPO). For additional information please contact shahnawaz (a) spopk.org
Mar 20 , 2008

Stand Up for Those Who Can't Sit Down World Water Day Celebration in New York
Mar 20 , 2008

The ‘Great Stink’ of the 21st Century Panel discussion to launch "The Last Taboo: Opening the door on the Global Sanitation Crisis", Earthscan and The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
The Lucas Room, London School of Tropical Hygiene and Medicine, London, UK. 1pm – 2:30pm, **RSVP** lindsay.wright (a) lshtm.ac.uk, FREE ENTRY.
Mar 20, 2008

World Water Day Celebration Water for People DC reception, Washington DC, USA
Mar 21 , 2008

Radio Discussion Program Action for Social Rights, Sierra Leone
For more information contact a.socialrights (a) yahoo.com
Mar 19-22, 2008

Let's Talk Water! 2008 is a two-day celebration comprising an academic conference and festival. The conference includes water resources experts from throughout the Caribbean as well as invited guest speakers.
World Waterway Institute St. Croix, Virgin Islands, U.S. For more information contact Lydia Harris LetsTalkWaterVI (a) gmail.com
Mar 21-22 , 2008

Declaration of Lanagol and Kalyantar, Kirtipur as Open Defecation Free Community
Lanagol and Hetauda, Nepal; Environment and Public Health Organization (ENPHO)
Mar 22 , 2008

Workshop on Water Quality & Water Safety Plan
Hetauda, Nepal; Environment and Public Health Organization
Mar 22 , 2008

Launching of "Anjuli" March 2008 Issue dedicated to Sanitation
ENPHO, Kathmandu Valley, Nepal; Environment and Public Health Organization (ENPHO)
Mar 22 , 2008

Environmental Week in Conjunction with United Nations World Water Day Held in conjuction with UN World Water Day, this week emphasizes sanitation as the main factor of public health today. The week will be filled with exhibitions prepared by students as well as corporate companies, quizzes and much more.
Universiti Teknologi MARA Malaysia, Jalan Othman, Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
Mar 22 , 2008

World Water Day by Gramalaya, Tiruchirappalli Gramalaya is organising the World Water Day event at its Training centre - NIWAS in the rural parts of Tiruchirappalli District in Tamil Nadu on March 22. For more information please contact gramalaya (a) hotmail.com.
National Institute of Water and Sanitation (NIWAS), Gramalaya Training Centre, Kolakkudipatti, Tiruchirappalli District, Tamil Nadu. India
Mar 22 , 2008

The Heaviest Load Panel Discussion, American Museum of Natural History, New York
Mar 22 , 2008

Water voices from around the world Water Poetry Contest, World Waterway
Mar 22 , 2008

Hialeah Water Fest CGC Walk for Water Sanitation, Hialeah, Florida
Mar 22 , 2008

World Water Day 2008 in Istanbul Organized by WWC, Turkish General Directorate of State Hydraulic Works, the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality and the 5th World Water Forum General Secretariat
For more information contact aylinkulturel (a) worldwaterforum5.org
Mar 22 , 2008

Distribution of 50 Colloidal Silver (CS) Filters to ECOSAN toilet owners in Pyang
Pyang, Nepal; Environment and Public Health Organization (ENPHO)
Mar 23 , 2008

World Water Day Celebration, Palestinian Water Authority
Albireh, West Bank
Mar 26 , 2008

World Water Day in Haiti
In order to celebrate World Water day, the MTPTC, MDE and MSPP together organise a colloquium on sanitation in Port-au-Prince Haiti. For more information please contact secratariat.epa (a) mtptc.gouv.ht
Mar 26-27 , 2008

Training on Ecological Sanitation Concept to Practice
ENPHO, Kathmandu Valley, Nepal; Environment and Public Health Organization (ENPHO)
Mar 26-28 , 2008

JIEXPO, Jakarta, Indonesia Exhibition and Conference for World Water Day 2008 hosted and organized by the Department of Public Works of the Republic of Indonesia and managed by Napindo Media Ashatama. For registration please contact agung (a) napindo.com / agung.wicaksono38 (a) yahoo.com or fax to 62-218650963, tel. 62-21-8644756 / 8644785
Mar 27-29 , 2008

Cilincing World Water Day Celebrations
Yayasan Emmanuel Water Program in Jakarta, Indonesia
Mar 30, 2008

Water Surveillance Region 3 Training Programme - 2008 Water Day Celebration in Guyana
The Guyana Heritage Museum & Guest House, for more information, please contact monteirt (a) guy.paho.org
Mar 31-Apr 1, 2008

THE STRATEGIC PLAN FOR THE SANITATION SECTOR IN GUYANA - Stakeholder Consultation
Cara Lodge Hotel - Georgetown Guyana, for more information, please contact monteirt (a) guy.paho.org
Apr 2, 2008

Open Day in the drinking water treatment plant
Potsdam, Leipziger Straße, 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Apr 5, 2008

 

Copyright © United Nations 2007