PROGRAM

8th. WORLD WATER FORUM

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AGENDA

8º FÓRUM MUNDIAL DA ÁGUA

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Local stories: How can mayors and local stakeholders work together ?

Wednesday - 9:46 - 12:00

THEME

Local and Regional Authorities

ROOM

Rooms 19, 20, 21

DESCRIPTION

The Showcase session is a time dedicated to showcase. A series of short and inspirational stories will be presented by Mayors, Governors or other local stakeholders. The purpose is to demonstrate how taking local or regional leadership to resolve water issues can contribute to the bigger picture.

Local stories presented by: 

  • Mr. Firmino Filho, Mayor of Teresina, Brazil
  • Ms. Paula Kehoe, Director of the San Francisco Public Water Utility, United States
  • Mr. Jean-Marie Tétart, Mayor of Houdan, France
  • Mr. Mauro Soares, Mayor of Cachoeira do Macacu, RJ, Brazil
  • Mr. Manuel de Araújo, Mayor of Quelimane, Mozambique
  • Mr. Marco Cevallo, Director General of EPMAPS, (Aguas de Quito), Ecuador
  • Mrs. Daniela de Cassia, mayor of Monteiro Lobato, Brazil

Moderated by: Julie Perkins, GWOPA | UN Habitat