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The Asia Foundation at the Seventh World Water Forum

April 8, 2015

waterforumThe seventh World Water Forum, the world’s largest water event, kicks off April 12 in Daegu, Korea. The Asia Foundation’s Mandakini Surie joins experts and high-level officials to discuss pressing global water challenges. The Foundation will present a side event on the Mekong-Ganga Dialogue, organized by New Delhi’s Observer Research Foundation and M-POWER, the Mekong Program on Water, Environment and Resilience. Our new report examines barriers to information-sharing in South Asia, a highly water-stressed region.

Related locations: India, Korea
Related programs: Environment and Climate Action
Related topics: Water, Water Resource Management, World Water Day


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