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Special Session: IWRA Investing in Young Water Professionals – Towards Youth Empowerment

IWRA 2021 World Water Congress in Daegu, Korea (29 November - 3 December 2021)
B. Maximising Benefits
Author(s): Host : IWRA

Host : IWRA


  • Ignacio Deregibus (IWRA, Spain)
  • Asma Bachikh (IWRA – Board Member, Morocco)
  • Tom Soo (IWRA – Board Member, Chair of the Membership Committee, Australia)



This special session organized by IWRA will aim to attract new members and work with the existing members to review the engagement of young professionals in the organization and explore new and innovative opportunities to collaborate with representatives of leading youth networks in the sector in future activities and initiatives. This session will therefore try to raise awareness about the major challenges faced by the YP and develop a joint IWRA young professionals strategy that will be implemented after the World Water Congress.


Oral presentations

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