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2nd International River Summit (28-30 November 2019, India)

November 28, 2019 @ 8:00 am - November 30, 2019 @ 5:00 pm

The theme of this summit is ‘Building a Sustainable and Resilient Future Through Water’. It is organised by the River Water User Association (India) and the International River-Basin Foundation. The focus will be on integrated water resources and their management to achieve water and food security; climate change impacts; agricultural development; ways to achieve sustainability through latest technologies, information and communications technology (ICT) and resource mobilization. The summit’s seven themes seek to help achieve internationally agreed water-related goals and targets, including those contained in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, by addressing local issues in a changing climate:

  • Rivers as a Source of Inspiration and Life
  • Valuing Rivers and Water
  • Threats to Water Resources and Food Security
  • Ecosystem Rejuvenation
  • Feel the Vibration for Sustainable Life;
  • Science, Technology, ICT and Innovation as a Support System for Action
  • Policy Issues, Governance and Resource Mobilization.

The 2019 event follows the first International River Summit that took place in 2016.

Abstract submission extended till September 15, 2019

28-30 November 2019

Details

Start:
November 28, 2019 @ 8:00 am
End:
November 30, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Website:
https://sdg.iisd.org/events/2nd-international-river-summit-2019/

Venue

Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
India
Website:
www: https://rwua.org.in/Internationalriversummit2019/