World Water Day 2017

World Water Day 2017

March 22, 2017: Today is World Water Day, an annual event officially designated by the United Nations General Assembly in 1993 in order to raise awareness about the importance of water as a vital but scarce resource.

Last week the mayors of Milan, Chicago, Cape Town, and Montreal gathered in Chicago to discuss urban waterfront redevelopments. Here is a short history of urban waters and a recap of what these four mayors recommend.

Urban Waterfront Redevelopment – A Question Of Trust, Credibility, And Global Knowledge Sharing