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European Youth Parliament for Water

The 14th European Youth Parliament for Water starts this Sunday. From October 1-7, delegates aged 17-25 from across Europe will explore the theme of Water and Peace in the historic Italian city of Rovereto, Italy. They will meet with experts and elected officials as they mobilize to advocate for water and its role in conflict prevention. Solidarity Water Europe has organized the European Youth Parliament for Water for over a decade.

Throughout the event, participants will deepen their awareness of the crucial role civil society and youth play as ambassadors for a better world. A world defined by dialogue, sharing and mutual respect.
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17th International Water Association Young Water Professionals Annual Conference

The International Water Association’s Young Water Professionals Conference is returning on 30th March – 1st April 2016 and registration is now open. This year, the conference will be hosted at the University of East Anglia, in the vibrant and historic city of Norwich, England.

The IWA YWP conference always has a keen focus on providing opportunities for young people to present their work. If you or any of your colleagues are interested in presenting at the conference, please visit this page for information on how to submit a paper for consideration. The event provides a unique opportunity for academics or young water professionals to make a real impact on a professional conference, and to promote their work to key people across the industry. Abstract submissions are now due 12 February 2016. Read More...