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Press Centre (3/2009)

2009/03/22 - Children speak about evaporating water supplies

ISTANBUL, 22 March 2009 ? The 5th World Water Forum was held in Istanbul, between 16-22 March 2009. As part of this event, an International Children's Forum was convened with 150 children from 21 countries. The children analysed the problems concerning water supplies in their countries. On the second day, the child participants developed a declaration on water. The declaration was displayed at the information desk and distributed to all participants at the opening of the 5th World Water Forum.

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