Organizations, Programs and Campaigns
Global Water Partnership
A partnership of government agencies, public institutions, private companies, professional organizations, multilateral development agencies and others committed to the Dublin-Rio principles.
Tearfund - Water Matters Campaign
The 3rd World Water Forum
Official website of the 3rd World Water Forum, March 16-23, 2003 in Kyoto, Shiga and Osaka, Japan.
The Blue Planet Project
An international effort begun by The Council of Canadians to protect the world's fresh water from the growing threats of trade and privatization.
The Council of Canadians - Water Campaign
A UK campaign to ensure that everyone has access to safe water and adequate sanitation. Initiated by Tearfund and WaterAid.
Dedicated to the provision of domestic water, sanitation, and hygiene promotion to the world's poorest people.
World Health Organization - Water and Sanitation
World Water Assessment Programme (WWAP)
A collective UN system-wide program.
World Water Council
International umbrella body uniting national and local governments, NGOs and private organizations, to better manage the world's water resources. Initiated and created the World Water Forum - a major international water policy event organized every three years.
World Water Day
Other Information and Websites
2003 International Year of Freshwater
United Nations / UNESCO
The Water Observatory
The Water Observatory - Water Related News
UNEP.Net - Freshwater
United Nations Environment Programme
Vital Water Graphics: An Overview of the State of the World's Fresh and Marine Waters
The goal of this publication is to produce a clear overview, through a set of graphics, maps and other illustrations, of the state of the world's fresh and marine waters.
UNEP - U.N. Environment Programme
World Water Crisis - BBC Special Report
Links Pages & Directories
Water & Sanitation Program - Links to Organizations
Water related Sites
Green Cross International
Running Dry - Flash Interactive Feature
New York Times
Aims to collect grass-roots opinions and comments, "Water Voice", on water issues from people around the world. The goal of the project is to create a database of opinions, comments and ideas.
World Water Forum
Official website of the Second World Water Forum.