Eventos internacionales: Foro Mundial del Agua, Estambul 2009

Foro mundial del Agua, Estambul 2009

1.PRESENTATION OF THE FB BOOK "WATER AND ETHICS".

The Botin Foundation Water Observatory, together with UNESCO-IAH, hosted a side event on March 2009 The side event presented a FMB book published by Taylor and Francis on Water Ethics (Edited by M R Llamas, Luis Martinez Cortina and Aditi Mukherji).

List of speakers (pdf).

Programme:


SIDE-EVENT ON THE WATER FOOTPRINT.

Summary: Water Footprint and Virtual Water Trade: Do These Concepts Promote Sustainable Use of Water Globally?

The FM Botin Water Observatory, together with the Technical University of Madrid (UPM, Spain) and the University of Twente, hosted a side event on 18th March 2009. The side event focused on The Water Footprint and Virtual Water trade: do these concepts promote the sustainable use of water globally?


Programme:

  • Pdf 12. Globalisation of water. Arjen Y. Hoekstra, Scientific Director of Water Footprint Network, Twente Water Centre, University of Twente (Holland).


SIDE-EVENT ON THE ROLE OF GROUNDWATER SILENT REVOLUTION.

Summary: THE ROLE OF THE GROUNDWATER SILENT REVOLUTION: "MORE CASH AND NATURE PER DROP: Re-thinking global water scarcity and security".

The London School of Economics, together with the collaboration of IUCN (Katherine Cross) and the Botin Foundation Water Observatory hosted a side event on 20th March 2009. The side event focused on THE ROLE OF THE GROUNDWATER SILENT REVOLUTION: 'MORE CASH AND NATURE PER DROP: Re-thinking global water scarcity and security".


Programme:

  • Pdf 18. Groundwater silent revolution: the role of groundwater in changing paradigms in water and food scarcity. Ramón Llamas, Water Observatory Fundacion M. Botin - Complutense University (UCM), Madrid, Spain.
  • Pdf 19. UNESCO´s work in transboundary aquifers. Alice Aureli, UNESCO-IAH, Paris, France.
  • Pdf 21. Groundwater in the analysis of the water footprint. Maite M. Aldaya, Univ. of Twente, Holland and FMB Water Observatory.

 

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