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    Celebration of World Water Day 2021 "Valuing water" highlights

    Water is an “essential element of every aspect of development”, QU Dongyu, Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) said today (22 March) during a large virtual celebration to mark World Water Day 2021. He called on all stakeholders to work together to safeguard water and widen access to this precious resource. The event saw the participation of Audrey Azoulay, Director-General of UNESCO and of Gilbert F. Houngbo, Chair of UN-Water and President of IFAD. The World Water Day virtual celebration included a special recorded message from Cardinal Pietro Parolin on behalf of His Holiness Pope Francis.

    Date & Location Rome , Italy
    Duration 5' 12''
    Audios Natural / English / Spanish
    Source FAO
    Contact Annie Ho, Tszmei.ho@fao.org
    URL http://www.fao.org/news/story/en/item/1382552/icode/
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