World Water Week is the leading conference of water issues organized by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI). In 2022, the World Water Week takes place in hybrid format in Stockholm, Sweden, and online from 23 August – 1 September to explore new ways of managing water in the spectrum of climate, biodiversity, food security, health, agriculture and technology. Read more about the event and register at worldwaterweek.org.

On-site Exhibition Programme: Visit us in Stockholm!

Meet the Finnish Team at Official World Water Week Sessions

Thursday 25/08/2022

Online Session:

Nature-Based Solutions for Climate Action with Sound Watershed Management


25 August 14:00-15:30 CEST

The session by The Northern Water Network (NoWNET) discusses the value of NBS to mitigate water-related disasters, sharing lessons learned from NBS projects in urban and rural areas focusing on watershed-level from Europe, Asia, and the Middle East.
NoWNET is a network of country level water partnerships in the industrialised countries for sharing knowledge, linking stakeholders, raising awareness and organising meetings.

Read more and register here!

Thursday 25/08/2022
Tuesday 30/08/2022

Hybrid Session:

The Value of Transboundary Cooperation for Addressing Global Changes Jointly


30 August 9:00-10:30 CEST

The session will showcase examples of approaches supporting transboundary water cooperation to address challenges of water availability and flow variability.

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Tuesday 30/08/2022
Wednesday 31/08/2022


Networking Reception: Finnish Water Way – Together Towards Water Security


31 August 17:00 CEST
Norra Latin Auditorium (Booth A:05)

Join the Finnish delegation for traditional cocktails to expand your networks with leading know-how in water and development issues!

Wednesday 31/08/2022
Thursday 01/09/2022

Hybrid Session:

Value of Water in Times of Armed Conflicts


August 14:00-15:30 CEST

Via topical examples, this session stresses the imperative to protect the human rights to water and sanitation, water resources, and water infrastructure in armed conflict and other forms of violent conflicts.

Read more and register here!

Thursday 01/09/2022


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Saara Leppänen
Project Advisor
Finnish Water Forum
saara.leppanen(a)fwf.fi

Inkeri Kollmann
Coordinator
Finnish Water Forum
inkeri.kollmann(a)fwf.fi