Altogether seventeen side events will be held on the margins of the Budapest Water Summit 2016 with the aim of emphasising concrete issues pertaining to water, raising vital legal, ethical and political questions and providing innovative, resourceful solutions to 21st century water-related problems.
The events will be held in the Tisza Gallery and the Duna Room in the Millenáris Park, between the 28th of November and the 30th of November.
The Budapest Water Summit Secretariat 2016 would like to thank all those individuals, governments and organisations that have taken the initiative to raise awareness to key contemporary issues concerning water. We would hereby like to encourage all participants of the Budapest Water Summit 2016 to attend any of the side events, bearing in mind that the Duna Room has a maximum capacity of 100 persons, whereas the Tisza Gallery is able to accommodate 80 people in total.
Strategies for the Protection of Drinking Water and Flood Mitigation – Convened by the Austrian Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management and the Federal Research and Training Centre for Forests, Natural Hazards and Landscape
Towards a World Water Quality Assessment: Providing evidence and understanding to tackle the global water quality crisis and help meet water related SDGs – Convened by Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety, Germany and UN-Water as well as the United Nations Environment Programme