PROGRAM

8th. WORLD WATER FORUM

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AGENDA

8º FÓRUM MUNDIAL DA ÁGUA

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Scale Up and Impact for a Global Water Agreement

Tuesday - 16:30 - 18:00

THEME

Governance

ROOM

Rooms 16, 17

DESCRIPTION

[OS-CF-10]

DESCRIPTION

The global fresh water shortage is one of the world’s most pressing challenges, yet the issue is not scheduled to be a Global Agreement about water as Climate Change with Paris Agreement. This panel has the objective to promote a discussion in high level about challenges and opportunities in addressing a civil society movement for a   Global Water Agreement and potential steps for establish a binding commitment in global level.

Citizen's Forum Process Commission
citizens@worldwaterforum8.org

PROGRAM

4:30 pm

Coord. and Moderator:

Rubens Harry Born - Brazil

Panelists:

• Patricia Ellie Perkins - Professor in the Faculty of Environmental Studies, York University, Canada

• Dr. Mara Tignino, University of Geneva, Switzerland

• Satoko Kishimoto - Transnational Institute (TNI), Belgium/Japan

• Jose Machado - Former President of the National Water Agency of Brazil and Former Congressman