Commemoration event for World Water Day 2022
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Commemoration event for World Water Day 2022

On World Water Day, 22 March 2022, a ‘pivot’ event will be held in commemoration of World Water Day. Hosted at the 9th World Water Forum in Dakar, Senegal, the event will be attended by heads of state and prominent water sector leaders, and will include a presentation of the key findings in the UN World Water Development Report 2022, called “Groundwater - making the invisible visible”.

 

Timings for World Water Day related events at the 9th World Water Forum in Dakar, Senegal:

21 March, 11:15-11:45 (GMT):
Launch of the UN World Water Development Report “Groundwater: Making the invisible visible” at 9th World Water Forum Opening Ceremony.

22 March, 8:00-9:00 (GMT):
Celebration of World Water Day “Groundwater: Making the invisible visible”

22 March, 9:00-10:30 (GMT):
High-Level Panel on “Making the invisible visible: groundwater a response for resilience and sustainability”

22 March, 10:45-12:15 (GMT):
Special Session on “Making the invisible visible: Groundwater Catalogue for informed policy development and management interventions”