The World Water Council, through its Honorary President Loïc Fauchon, was pleased to be able to report on the outcomes of the first Action Day for Water in the history of the CoPs at the High-level Event on Accelerating Climate Action held on the eve of the closing ceremony of CoP22. The Global Climate Action Day for Water, held on 9 November 2016, was co-facilitated by the World Water Council, which was represented on the occasion by Vice-President Dogan Altinbilek.
WWC Honorary President Loic Fauchon highlighted in his presentation that "this day is a memorable day for water. For the first time in the history of the CoP, water has been at the heart of the debate, especially during Water Action Day [on 9 November.]"
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