December 2021

Start of World Water Day 2022 campaign: Groundwater, Making the Invisible Visible

Last week, the World Water Day 2022 campaign was kicked off with the launch of the campaign website The website makes available a factsheet about groundwater, as well as a set of promotional materials like a poster, videos, social media cards, logos and prints for t-shirts. All around the new theme: Groundwater, making the invisible visible.

UNESCO and Government of the Netherlands extend support to IGRAC

During the closing session of the ISARM2021 conference in Paris, France, representatives of UNESCO-IHP and the Government of the Netherlands signed a new partnership agreement regarding IGRAC. This new agreement will become effective on the 1st of January 2022 and will last for six years. The signing of a new agreement until 2028 is a new chapter in a long-standing and successful cooperation between the Government of the Netherlands and UNESCO.