Using intersectoral collaboration to ensure peace and sustainable water security.
Satellite images from space show abundant water masses covering the Earth. However, usable freshwater accounts for only 1% of the world's oceans.
Virtually all human activity depends on water resources, whether it be food production, energy production, industry or leisure activities. Water management affects the health of people and ecosystems and reflects the state of gender equality, education, and cultural diversity of the regions. Water resources are crucial for sustainable development and poverty reduction.