(Re)sources recense les rendez-vous incontournables de la coopération et de la solidarité internationale tout au long de l'année.
8th World Water Forum
The World Water Forum is the world’s biggest water-related event and is organized by the World Water Council.
International IWA conference on sustainable solutions for small water and wastewater treatment systems
Small2017 co-organized by IMT Atlantique, GEPEA , IWA and ASTEE will be held in Nantes (city congress center). S2small2017 will address the latest advances in the field of water and wastewater management for small systems and decentralized approaches.
Stockholm World water week
The World Water Week will be held in Stockholm from 27th August to 1st September 2017 with the following theme "Water and Waste : Reduce and Reuse".
Digital Transition and acess to basic services in developing countries
Debate with Nicolas Decordes, Vice President of anticipation marketing for Orange Group, debates with Gwenael Prié, Telecom and Digital Project Manager with the Transportation, Telecoms and Sustainable Energy at the French development agency (AfD) and David Menascé, Consultant, specialized on strategies of access to the "Bottom of the Pyramid" market.
The rise of the urban: will the international agenda really make a difference in terms of resource management and access to basic utilities?
Debate with Henry de Cazotte, Special Representative of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and of International Development Special for Habitat III, Bertrand Gallet, Director of Cités Unies France and Member of (Re)sources, and Benjamin Michelon, Sociologist and Urban Planner, Chairperson of ADP Villes en Développement.
Side Event COP22 Marrakech Decentralized Electrification and Development - Veolia Institute and FERDI
Following the release of the FACTS Reports special issue on “decentralized electrification and development” the Veolia Institute and the FERDI are organizing a side event during COP 22 in Marrakesh on Thursday 10th of November from 17:00 to 18:30.
Universal access to electricity is now a priority for the international community through the Sustainable Development Goal 7 “Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all”. This side event will showcase innovative solutions in decentralized electricity access, which contribute to the development of poor and remote areas in developing countries and are implemented by local actors. The side event will demonstrate how, in many cases, decentralized electrification is a faster, more affordable and reliable solution for the development and growth of rural and some peri-urban areas.
This side event will be animated by Christophe Angely – Head of Strategy at FERDI
- Rachita Misra (SELCO Foundation - Senior Program Manager) on energy kiosks in informal settlements in India
- Marion Allet (PAMIGA - Senior Programme Officer, Environment & Microfinance) on individual solar systems with microfinance in Ethiopia, Cameroon and Kenya
- Hervé Gouyet (Electriciens sans frontières - President) on mini-grid with pico hydro turbines in Laos
- Benoit Leguet (Institute for climate economics - General Director)
- Pierre Carpentier (Investisseurs et Partenaires – Chief Investment Officer) on the issues of financing decentralized electrification projects
This event will take place in the « green zone » dedicated to civil society (room 4)
For more information, please contact:
Victor Béguerie firstname.lastname@example.org
Emmanuelle Rica email@example.com
COP 22 - World Conference on Climate
The next world conference on Climate (COP22) will take place from 7 to 18 November 2016 in Marrakech.
Habitat III Conference
The Habitat III conference will take place in Quito in Ecuator from 17 to 20 October 2016 on sustainable urban development : the future of urbanisation?
2016 World Convergences Forum
The 9th edition of Convergence World Forum will take place from 5 to 7 September 2016 at the Palais Brongniart on the theme: "Achieving the transition to sustainable cities and territories"
6TH EDITION of the Salon Des Solidarités
On the 2, 3 and 4 June 2016 , the Parc des Expositions at Porte de Versailles in Paris will host NGOs, companies, institutions , professionals of international solidarity , of conference facilities , workshops, courses , shows ... !
COP21 - UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON CLIMATE
From the 30th November to the 11th of December 2015, France will host and chair the 21st Conference of the parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on the Climate Change of 2015 (COP21/CMP11), also called «Paris 2015 ».
The Water and Development Congress & Exhibition
The Water and Development Congress & Exhibition, held in Jordan, 18-22 October, offers a unique chance to network, collaborate and cooperate with leading water professionals from around the world on water security solutions.