World Water Week in Stockholm


Building capacity, promoting partnership, reviewing implementation

Hosted and organised by SIWI, the World Water Week in Stockholm is the leading annual global event for concretely addressing the planet’s water issues and related concerns of international development. The Week attracts over 2,500 participants and 200 collaborating organisations from around 130 countries all over the world.

Leaders and experts from the world’s scientific, business, government and civic communities convene in Stockholm to exchange views, experiences and shape joint solutions to global water challenges. Functioning as an open and dynamic platform, the World Water Week enables participants to build capacity, form partnerships and review implementation, thereby advancing the world’s water, environment, health, livelihood and poverty reduction agendas.

Also taking place at the World Water Week are the prestigious award ceremonies, as well as popular social events and excursions.


2014 World Water Week Week

The 2014 World Water Week in Stockholm took place August 31-September 5 under the theme “Energy and Water”.

To learn more about the World Water Week, visit The website is a year-round resource where you can explore the World Water Week virtually by watching video clips and photos from sessions, as well as by downloading presentations, reports and outcomes from previous years.

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