United Nations World Water Day 2018: All you need to know
Water is something that’s essential to human life but also largely taken for granted.
2018 marks the 25th anniversary of World Water Day, held every year by the United Nations and recognized by millions around the globe.
But just what is World Water Day?
Here’s all you need to know about what it is, what the World Water Day 2018 theme is and common World Water Day activities.
What is World Water Day?
World Water Day is a worldwide event held annually to recognize the importance of clean, fresh water in people’s lives and to advocate for sustainable water resource laws and practices throughout the world.
The event was first established by the United Nations on March 22, 1993 and has been held every year since.
The World Water Development Report is also released by the UN every year around World Water Day.
When is World Water Day 2018?
World Water Day activities Anyone can pitch in to not only recognize World Water Day but take active steps to participate in the event.