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World Water Week 2018/ Sofa 8208/ WASAG - Global Framework on Water Scarcity in Agriculture

How we are dealing with water scarcity in agriculture in a changing climate can be a “game changer” globally. This event is an opportunity for partners and key stakeholders of the Global Framework to measure implementation, discuss existing issues and define the next actions to be taken.

Solution to Water Scarcity in Rwanda

In the prevailing context of higher climate variability with the rainy season being no longer predictable, the supply of water is extremely important for the farmers.



SIWI Sofa Interview on WASAG

Interview on WASAG with Olcay Unver, Peter McCornick and Marco Arcieri during World Water Week 2017 in Stockholm


Global Framework Partners Meeting Interviews

A selection of interviews with WASAG members during the first Partners meeting at at FAO HQ in Rome in April 2017


Interview with Olcay Unver: Global Forum for Food and Agriculture 2017

Olcay Ünver, Deputy Director of FAO's Land and Water Division in Rome, elaborates more on the role of agriculture in combating water scarcity.

Drought & Agriculture

To meet the Sustainable Development Goals, the world needs to move faster from a crisis-led response to a proactive approach that reduces impacts, builds resilience and allows people to cope with drought.