REACH International Conference on Water Security and Poverty

27-29 March 2019
Keble College, Oxford, UK

On 27-29 March 2019 the REACH programme will host an International Conference on Water Security and Poverty in Oxford, UK. The conference will be opened by Professor Louise Richardson, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Oxford, with senior representatives from the Governments of Bangladesh, Ethiopia and Kenya working to improve water security in line with the Sustainable Development Goals. Mr. Abul Kalam Azad (Chief coordinator for SDG Affairs in the Prime Minister's Office, Government of Bangladesh), and Dr. Claudia Sadoff (Director General of IWMI) have now confirmed their participation with more to more be confirmed shortly. We are expecting over 200 guests from academia, policy, practice, and private sectors.

Date and time: From 2PM on 27 March to 1PM on 29 March 2019.

Note: Speakers and panellists are assigned by invitation only. We are not receiving abstracts for this conference.

To find out more about the conference and register:

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UK Department for International Development Parliamentary Under Secretary of State

'Access to water is a defining challenge for the 21st century. The UK has already helped 43 million people to access clean water, but there is far more to be done.'

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