13th Annual Global Water Alliance Conference 2020

The Global Water Alliance (GWA), an international NGO, is organising the GWA conference 2020 with an aim to achieve WASH sustainability goals for developing countries.

About the conference:

The thirteenth annual Global Water Alliance Conference is organized jointly with Rural Development Forum, The Institution Of Engineers (India) in partnership with Indian Institute Of Engineering Science And Technology, Shibpur on the theme of “Achieving Water, Sanitation And Hygiene (Wash) Sustainability Goals For Developing Countries” on January 4-7, 2020, Kolkata, India. 

Conference theme:

The focus of the conference will be on sustainability, innovations, test cases, water quality, wetlands preservation, and related issues. We shall discuss the progress of developing countries on the implementation of social, economic and related policies and projects, in achieving the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for water, sanitation, and hygiene for all (2015-2030). Sustainability will always be the key focus of the discussions during the conference. Participants from various countries will share insights on the progress of implementations of SDGs in their respective countries. 

Conference schedule:

January 4-5: On-Site WASH project visit in communities

January 6-7: Paper Presentations and On-Site Visit Discussions

Call for Abstracts:

Abstracts are sought for oral presentations dealing with technical, sociological, institutional, financial, educational, and local aspects of WASH implementation to achieve UN SDG 2030 goals. Selected authors will present through a brief presentation (10-15 minutes) followed by an open discussion. 

Last date for submission of abstract is  31 October 2019.

For details and updates, visit Conference website: http://gwaconference2020.com. Download the event brochure from below.

CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

January 4-5: On-Site WASH project visit in communities January 6-7: Paper Presentations and On-Site Visit Discussions

January 4, 2020 9:00AM - January 7, 2020 6:00PM

Attachments

Regions