World Water Week provides a unique forum for the exchange of views, experiences and practices between the scientific, business, policy and civic communities. It focuses on new thinking and positive action toward water-related challenges and their impact on the world’s environment, health, climate, economic and poverty reduction agendas.

WRI is convening, co-convening, or participating in the following events:

Sunday August 23rd

Monday August 24th

Wednesday August 26th

The following WRI staff are speaking:

  • Dr. Lailai Li, Country Director, WRI China
  • Dr. Lijin Zhong, Senior Associate, WRI China Water Lead
  • Todd Gartner, Senior Associate and Manager, Natural Infrastructure for Water Program
  • Betsy Otto, Global Director, Water Program
  • Charles Iceland, Director, Aqueduct Project
  • Paul Reig, Associate, Aqueduct Project
  • Tianyi Luo, Associate, Aqueduct Project