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Objective

The Water Leaders Round Table (WLRT) is a representative signature program to share best practices and experiences of representative international organizations, governments, corporations, academia and civil society on water agenda, contributing to implementation for the ‘Water Partnership for Sustainable Development’. By adopting the ‘Action Delaration’, WLRT ensures high level leaders’ commitment to resolving primary water problems along with encouraging implementation of follow-up actions on shared ideas.




Participants

High level leaders including the ministerial level from water-related orgniazations such as international organizations, governments, corporations, academia and civil society.




Short Description

Date September 12(Wed), 14:00-15:30
Venue Daegu EXCO Room 306
No. of Participants Approx. 30 people/VIP session
Theme Water Partnership for Sustainable Development
Main objectives
  • To share the best practices and experiences of representative international organizations, governments, corporations, academia and civil society related to the ‘Water Partnership for Sustainable Development’
  • To adopt the ‘Action Declaration’ on Water Partnership for Sustainable Development, ensuring implementation of shared and discussed ideas
  • To encourage participants to follow up on tangible action plans based on the WLRT Action Declaration and deliever the key outcomes to the next KIWW and major international water events



Program

Date / Time Program
9. 12 (Wed) 14:00-14:05 Opening remark
14:05-14:10 Congratulatory remark
14:10-14:15 Encouring remark
15:05-15:20 High level discussion
15:20-15:25 Adoption of Water Leaders Round Table Action Declaration 2018
15:25-15:30 Closing



KIWW2017 Previous Outcome

25 representatives and heads of the delegations of the governments, international organizations, corporations, academia and civil society discussed ideas regarding ‘Water Partnership for Sustainable Development’. Reaffirming the declaration ‘Water Leaders Action Declaration’ adopted in KIWW 2016, the leaders prioritized four main focus areas out of ten in the declaration, ensuring commitment of the leaders to resolving global water challenges based on implementation. .




KIWW2016 Previous Outcome

34 high level leaders shared cases and efforts of their countries for the Sustainable Development. ‘Action Declaration’ of Water Leaders Round Table was adopted focusing on implementation of follow up actions, ensuring the leaders’ commitment to the action plans and encouraging implementation.