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Celebration of the Water Change Makers Awards

The Day events will offer also a platform to showcase innovative solutions and success stories to inspire stakeholders towards increasing the amount and effectiveness of fund s for water climate resilience and share recomm endations that can be brought to the attention of decision makers and the formal processes of UNFCCC negotiations.


December 11, 13:00 - 14:00

Introductory remarks
Mr. Alex Simalabwi, Head of Climate Resilience Programme, Global Water Partnership

Keynote Address by Chairs Representative H.E. Kefentse Mzwinila, Botswana Minister of Lands Water and Water Affairs

High-Level Congratulatory remark

  • Mr. Seog Dae Yun, CEO of K water, Honorary Chair, Changemakers Innovation Award
  • Mr. Saroj Kumar, Global Water Director, World Bank

Showcasing the Water Changemakers Awards 2023 Winners

  • Inclusion Award : Virtual Irrigation Academy
  • Scalability Award : NXTLVL WATER TECHNOLOGY INC.
  • Innovation Award : CAST CO., LTD
  • Chair’s Innovation, Diversity and Inclusion Recognition Award: Water Works
  • Youth Water Changemaker Award : EDIC Team
  • Youth Water Changemaker Award : Water from a Rock Initiative
  • Youth Water Changemaker Award : Iguana project