Παρασκευή, 22 Μαρτίου 2013

22 March: World Water Day

Today, 22 March, is the World Water Day.


According to UN-Water 

"World Water Day is held annually on 22 March as a means of focusing attention on the importance of freshwater and advocating for the sustainable management of freshwater resources. http://www.worldwaterday.org
In December 2010, the United Nations General Assembly declared 2013 as the United Nations International Year of Water Cooperation. The objective of the year is to raise awareness of the potential for, and value of increased cooperation in relation to water." 
(http://www.unwater.org/fileadmin/user_upload/watercooperation2013/doc/World_Water_Day_Logo_Guidelines.pdf)


For more information, Please visit:
http://www.worldwaterday.org or http://www.waercooperation2013.org
or http://www.unwater.org/water-cooperation-2013/home/en/