PROGRAM

8th. WORLD WATER FORUM

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AGENDA

8º FÓRUM MUNDIAL DA ÁGUA

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Innovation of young Water Entrepreneurs

Wednesday - 14:30 - 16:00

THEME

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ROOM

Rooms 16, 17

DESCRIPTION

The session will select young water entrepreneurs and innovators from a wide pool of youth to present their innovations to the public and empower other youth to take action. The innovation can be social, technical and the session will focus on the process these change makers had to go through to bring about change.

 

Session Objectives:

 

- Promote entrepreneurial youth driven innovations in the water sector

- Exchange with the young entrepreneurs on the process of the development of their solutions 

- Explore challenges faced as a young entrepreneur and how to face them in order to inspire other youth to take action 

 

Panelist names: 

 

Keynote: Asma Bachikh, Member of the citizen’s commission  

 

Panelists: 

- Kareem Hassan, Egypt: Founder and CEO of BENAA 

- Lamis Qdemat, Palestine: Founder of Water Heroes, 

- Carlo Delantar, philipines: founder of the Waves for Water

- Rushva Parihar, Founder of Water