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From Dakar to New York

A journey to promote the role of transboundary basin agencies as agent of peace

The initiative will take its winning approach to the UN in New York, to call all policy makers to:

> Share water to address socioeconomic fragility, thereby preventing and transforming crisis

> Prioritise socio-economic development, particularly of youth and women, around domestic and productive uses of water

> Provide technical and financial support to unleash the potential of youth for entrepreneurship

> Work with artists to value the role of culture for peace and development

> Manage water and land conjunctively towards resilient and sustainable basin management


Key Events

Side Event

Side-event Sharing Water in Fragile Context: Lessons from the Sahel

An interactive session on the most elaborated practises of  sharing benefits on water at regional and local cooperation with actors at the heart of the peace-humanitarian-development nexus.

March 23, 2023, 9:30AM - 10:45AM (GMT-5)

Conference Room 7 UNHQ

Special Event 4

Water Leadership: Uniting for a Sustainable World

Featuring exceptional musical performance of

Voices of River: Pathways to Peace.

With key contributions by World Youth Parliament on Water and International Secretariat for Water

March 24, 2023, 10AM - 1PM (GMT-5)

Conference Room 2 UNHQ

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