The annual Global Water Partnership Consulting Partners Meeting will be held in Stockholm on September 1, 2013 immediately prior to the Stockholm World Water Week.
The theme of this year’s meeting will be: “GWP as a Catalyst for Change: Delivering the 2009-2013 Strategy and future perspectives”.
Since its inception in 1996, the GWP network has grown rapidly to span 2792 Partner organizations in 170 countries. The main purpose of the Consulting Partners meeting is to monitor the strategic direction of the Network, as set out in the GWP 2009-2013 Strategy, as well as to receive and comment on the annual activity and financial reports of the Steering Committee.
This year the GWP Annual Lecture will be given by the Vice-Chair of COP18, Mr Robert Van Lierop with the title “Adapt or Die: Compelling questions for the future of climate adaptation”.