The XVIII World Water Congress will be held on the theme, ‘Water for All: Harmony between Humans and Nature’. The event aims to promote coordination and balance between the water needs of humans and nature.
The Congress is being organized by the General Institute of Water Resources and Hydropower Planning and Design and the China National Committee of the International Water Resources Association. The International Water Resources Association (IWRA) and the Ministry of Water Resources of the People’s Republic of China are hosting the event. The Congress aims to facilitate knowledge and experience sharing, focusing on:
- investigating the relationship between water, humans, and nature;
- identifying and reconciling all water-related factors in a coordinated manner; and
- making and implementing water management strategies and polices using systematic approaches.
The objective of the World Water Congress is to provide a meeting place to share experiences, promote discussion, and present new knowledge, research results, and new developments in the field of water sciences around the world.
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dates: 11-15 September 2023
location: Beijing, China