Date: June 20, 5:00pm – 6:30pm
Location: U.S. Center, Athlete’s Park (across from RioCenter)
Keynote Speaker: USEPA Administrator Lisa Jackson, Head of U.S. Delegation
Join us as we celebrate the launch of a brand new public-private partnership that will harness U.S. strengths to provide centralized access to America’s water knowledge. During a lively 90-minute presentation, followed by a reception, hear about how the United States is uniting and mobilizing its resources to address water challenges around the globe, especially in the developing world. U.S. Water Partnership supporters such as The Coca-Cola Company, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, NASA, USAID, Global Water Challenge, Philadelphia Water Commission, Clean Water America Alliance, World Resources Institute, The Nature Conservancy, Department of State, World Vision, University of Colorado, Rockefeller Foundation, Skoll Global Threats Fund, and U.S. Department of Agriculture will give presentations about innovative technologies and governing approaches that are saving lives, greening cities, protecting eco-systems and getting more crop per drop.
Learn more about the event:
USWP Launch Event Confirmed Speakers
USWP Launch Event Overview
USWP Launch Event Flyer
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