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World Water Day

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World Water Day is March 22 coordinated by UN-Water in collaboration with governments and partners.

The annual UN observance day highlights the importance of freshwater. World Water Day is celebrated around the world with a variety of events. These can be educational, theatrical, musical, and lobbying in nature.

Key Links
worldwaterday.org
unwater.org
@UN_Water

Background
In 1993, the United Nations General Assembly officially designated March 22 as World Water Day.

The Sustainable Development Goals, launched in 2015, include a target to ensure everyone has access to safe water by 2030, making water a key issue in the fight to eradicate extreme poverty.

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