Young Water Professionals
The IWA Emerging Water Leaders 1st Virtual Forum, which took place on 9-11 November 2021, is a virtual event setting an open platform for YWPs to connect with their peers from around the world. The Forum is a place to share professional experiences and to highlight the important responsibility of Young Water Professionals (YWPs) working on the solutions for a water wise future.
The current pandemic has created many challenges for all. In order to move forward, we need to openly address these and revaluate current approaches to collaboratively create solutions to the constantly transforming water sector. For this to happen, cross-sectoral and transgenerational collaboration is required.
This online panel of the Virtual Forum highlighted a very significant question: How are young professionals leading the water industry through disruptive change?
Within this context, the following topics were debated:
Following this online panel, participants will be able to:
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