The annual ‘Water for Life’ Best Practices Award aims to acknowledge and promote efforts to fulfill international commitments made on water and related issues by 2015, by recognizing outstanding best practices to ensure sustainable long-term management of water resources and help achieve the water and sanitation targets of the Millennium Development Goals (MDG), Agenda 21 and the Johannesburg Plan of Implementation.
The winning projects and programmes are:
For Category 1
‘Best water management practices’ Cultivando Água Boa / Cultivando Agua Buena, Brazil
For Category 2
‘Best participatory, communication, awareness-raising and education practices’ Social arts for community mobilization and safe water access – Project India
and South African DWS / WESSA Eco-Schools Water Project, South Africa The UN-Water ‘Water for Life’ Awards 2015 will be presented at the formal opening of the Water for Life Voices Exhibition at United Nations Headquarters in New York City on March 30.
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