PROGRAM

8th. WORLD WATER FORUM

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AGENDA

8º FÓRUM MUNDIAL DA ÁGUA

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Relations between nature and local people for water security

Thursday - 14:30 - 16:00

THEME

Ecosystems

ROOM

Rooms 16, 17

DESCRIPTION

[OS-CF-4] Nature-based solutions can improve natural life on earth. The panel will discuss how the needs of people and nature are inextricably linked, considering that all life on earth depends on functional and healthy natural systems.  We will present some of the local nature-based solutions, accessible to all citizens, focusing on vulnerable, that has institutional recognition. The session will also explore existence of networks and policies that strengthen nature-based solutions, considering that the transformation of the relationship between people and nature can bring prosperity to both.


Citizen's Forum Process Commission
citizens@worldwaterforum8.org

 

PROGRAM

 

2:30 pm

 

Coord. and Moderator:

Samuel Barreto – The Nature Conservancy, Brazil

 

Panelists:

• JonJon Sarmiento - Asian Farmers Association, (Philipines)

• Khalil Ammar – International Center For Biosaline Agriculture, United Arab Emirates

• Fabiana Penereiro - Agrofloresta Brasil, Multirão Agroflorestal, Brasil

• Laila Maria Spik Skaltje - Saami Traditional Elder, Sweden