Deadline: 30 July 2018
The World Water Challenge is an international contest for water solutions. It was created as a special program of the Science and Technology Process in the 7th
World Water Forum to identify imminent water problems that the world is facing and to ffin feasible solutions keeping in mind “Implementation”, the core value of the 7th World Water Forum.
This year, the World Water Challenge 2018 (WWCH 2018) will take place as on the signature programs of the Korea International Water Week (KIWW) in September in Daegu Metropolitan City, Republic of Korea
- Problem Owner
Anyone (as an individual or on behalf of an organization) who is interested in wateror is suffering from water problems is welcome to participate in the program.
- Solution Provider
Anyone (as an individual or on behalf of an organization) who is interested in water or would like to propose creative/applicable solutions is welcome to participate in the programs.
Topics should be related to any of the following
- Topic 1: Efficient Water Management
- Topic 2: Resource Recovery from Water and Wastewater Systems
- Topic 3: Water and Natural Disasters
- Topic 5: Ecosystem and Water
Award & Benefit
The total prize amount for the World Water Challenge 2018 is KRW 16,000,000. The Award Ceremony will be held on September 14 at the closing ceremony of KIWW 2018 and the winners will be presented with a cash prize and trophy respectively.
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