World Water Week in Stockholm


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 latest World Water Week attracted over 3,000 participants and 270 convening organisations from 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.


2015 World Water Week Week

The 2015 World Water Week in Stockholm will take place August 23-28 under the theme “Water for Development”.

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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