Join us at the 8th World Water Forum


The 8th World Water Forum will be held from 18 to 23 March 2018, in Brasilia, Brazil.
Join our sessions, pop by the booth to pick up some new publications and chat with some of our colleagues.

Day of the week Time Session Who
Sunday, March 18 (09:30-20:00 Water Business Day)
14:00-17:00 The Circular Business Case for WAter Karin Krchnak (moderating)
Monday, March 19
17:00-20:00 Ministerial Roundtable Discussion on People Karin Krchnak (moderating)
17:00-20:00 Antea Group brainstorming session on how
to mitigate risks to sustainable business
Rochi Khemka
16:45 UN Global Compact Collective Action Day (side-event):
Roundtable on Collaboration for Water Security in Brazil
Stela Goldenstein (moderating)
Tuesday, March 20
11:00-12:30 High-Level Panel on Water Special Session Karin Krchnak (attending)
14:30-16:00 Water & Green Growth: Accelerating the Green Transition for All Karin Krchnak (presenting)
17:00-18:00 Conference of Judges and Prosecutors: Water Justice and Forests: Scientific, Ethical, Legal and Policy Perspectives Karin Krchnak (presenting)
Wednesday, March 21
11:00-12:00 International Water Stewardship Standard Karin Krchnak (presenting)
16:30-18:00 People, Science and Governments: Towards Inclusive Knowledge Co-generation for Water and Climate Goals Karin Krchnak (presenting)
Thursday, March 22 (World Water Day)
09:00-10:30 Water-use efficiency and sustainable withdrawals: coping with water scarcity Rochi Khemka and Stela Goldenstein (presenting and coordinating)
11:00-12:30 International Cooperation as key factor to address the Water and Climate Relationship Karin Krchnak (presenting)
14:30-18:00 Sustainability at the 8th World water Forum Karin Krchnak (presenting)
17:00-18:00 2030 WRG Apéro at the Swiss Water Partnership Pavilion
Multi-Stakeholder Approaches to Innovation and Impact
2030 WRG Team

World Bank Group Sessions and Side Events
(click on the image below)


World Bank Group joint booth (Expo hall: E20B)

Image Booth E20B Booth Location Brazil


Please contact Alida Pham, 2030 WRG Communications Officer (