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World Water Day 2012

posted 21 Mar 2012, 23:55 by RCN Uganda   [ updated 20 Jun 2012, 23:50 ]
International World Water Day is held annually on 22 March as a means of focusing attention on the importance of freshwater and advocating for the sustainable management of freshwater resources.

An international day to celebrate freshwater was recommended at the 1992 United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED). The United Nations General Assembly responded by designating 22 March 1993 as the first World Water Day.

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