27.08.2017 - 01.09.2017

Stockholm World Water Week 2017

This year's World Water Week will take place from 27th of August to 1st of September 2017 at the Stockholm International Water Institute. The theme of this year is “water and waste – reduce and reuse”.

Further Description / Program

The World Water Week focuses on new thinking and positive action toward water-related challenges and their impact on the world’s environment, health, climate, economic and poverty reduction agendas by:

Linking scientific understanding with policy and decision-making to develop concrete solutions to water, environment and development challenges

Fostering proactive partnerships and alliances between individuals and organisations from different fields of expertise

Highlighting ground-breaking research, best practices and innovative policy work by stakeholders and experts around the world and from multiple disciplines

Reviewing the implementation of actions, commitments and decisions in international processes and by different stakeholders in response to the challenges

Awarding outstanding achievements

Target group:

Experts, practitioners, decision-makers, business innovators and young professionals from a range of sectors and countries come to Stockholm to network, exchange ideas, foster new thinking and develop solutions to the most pressing water-related challenges of today.


City Conference Centre
Drottninggatan 71b or Barnhusgatan 12-14, Stockholm, Sweden
Phone: +46 8-506 16 400 or + 46 8-506 16 500



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