Tag Archives: Water Cooperation

World Tourism Day essay, photo & twitter competitions

World Tourism Day logoOn the occasion of this year’s World Tourism Day celebrations, UNWTO is organizing its first ever WTD Essay Competition, while the 2013 World Tourism Day photo & twitter competition will be launched shortly. Celebrated globally on 27 September, the day represents a unique opportunity to raise awareness of tourism’s role in water access and shine a spotlight on the sector’s contribution to Continue reading

UN Chronicle addresses Water Cooperation

UN Chronicle addresses Water CooperationIssue 1, 2013 of the UN Chronicle looks at the challenges and benefits of water cooperation, within the context of the 2013 UN International Year of Water Cooperation. Some of the issues covered in the magazine include the sustainable exploitation of the ocean’s minerals and resources; women and agricultural water resource management as a pathway towards gender equality; impacts of climate change on coral reefs and the marine environment; empowering people through integrated water Continue reading