Road to New York- UN 2023 Water Conference

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United Nations 2023 Water Conference to be held at UN Headquarters in New York from 22-24 March 2023. The Conference will focus on the “Midterm Comprehensive Review of the Implementation of the Objectives of the International Decade for Action, ‘Water for Sustainable Development’, 2018–2028”.

The Conference will put a spotlight on the sustainable development and integrated management of water resources for the achievement of social, economic and environmental objectives, the implementation and promotion of related programmes and projects, as well as on the furtherance of cooperation and partnerships at all levels.

The outcome of the Conference will be a summary that will feed into the high-level political forum on sustainable development (HLPF) held in July 2023.

The Governments of Tajikistan and the Kingdom of the Netherlands will co-host the Conference.

Stay tuned for more details…

Calendar of events

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  • COP26, Glasgow 2021
  • 9th World Water Forum, Dakar, Senegal, 21-26 March 2022
  • World Water Day, 22 March
  • 4th Asia-Pacific Water Summit, Kumamoto – Japan, 23-24 Apr 2022
  • COP15 UN Convention to Combat Desertification, Abidjan – Côte d’Ivoire, 9-20 May 2022
  • International Migration Review Forum, New York – USA, 17-20 May 2022
  • 7th Session of the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction, Bali – Indonesia, 23-28 May 2022
  • Stockholm+50, Stockholm, Sweden from 2-3 June 2022
  • 2nd High-Level Conference on the International Decade for Action “Water for Sustainable Development”, 2018-2028, Dushanbe – Tajikistan, 6-9 Jun 2022
  • United Nations High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development, New York – USA, 5-15 July (ministerial segment of the forum from Wednesday, 13 July, to Friday, 15 July
  • BAYER Event at SIWI World Water Week, Stockholm – Sweden, 23 August to 1 September
  • UNGA 77, New York – USA, 13-20 September 2022
  • Cairo Water Week, Egypt, starting 16 Oct 2022
  • UN President of the General Assembly Stakeholder Consultation and Preparatory Meeting 2023 Conference, October 2022
  • COP 27, Sharm al-Sheikh, Egypt, 7-18 Nov 2022
  • UN Conference on the Water Decade, New York – USA, 22-24 March 2023
  • World Water Day, 22 March 2023
  • High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development, New York – USA, July
  • SIWI World Water Week, Stockholm – Sweden, August
  • UNGA 78, New York – USA
  • Cairo Water Week, Egypt, Oct 2023
  • COP 28, United Arab Emirates, 6-17 November 2023

Please use the hashtags #RoadToNewYork and #WCC4UN2023Water on all digital platforms.

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Matthias Berninger, Senior Vice President, Public Affairs and Sustainability, Bayer

Matthias Berninger

Matthias Berninger (born 1971) is a former German politician and member of The Greens from 1993 until 2007.
From 2001 to 2005, Berninger served as Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection under minister Renate Künast in the second cabinet of Chancellor Gerhard Schröder. After leaving the government, he was his parliamentary group’s spokesperson on economic policy from 2005 until 2007.
Since 2019, Berninger has been serving as head of public and government affairs at Bayer.