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6th France

12 priority issues were pointed with 3 conditions of success during 400 sessions and events

6<sup>th</sup> 2012 Marseille, France / Host : Marseille, France / Dates : 12-17 March 2012 / Participants : About 34,000 entries from 173 countries / Theme : TIME FOR SOLUTIONS

Overview

The 6th Forum innovated with:

  • A roadmap to achieve concrete commitments, involving experts and decision-makers from different sectors and regions of the world.
  • A new commission, "Grassroots & Citizenship", to involve and mobilise civil society.
  • A strengthening of the political process especially through significant contributions and commitments from parliamentarians and local and regional authorities from around the world.
  • Debates on sensitive issues.

Strategic Directions

Ensure Everyone's Well-Being
Contribute to Economic Development
Keep the Planet Blue
Conditions for Success
Strategic Directions

Key Achievements

Collected over 1,400 solutions using the online "Platform of Solutions"

Adopted a Ministerial Statement

Saw the particpation of 15 Heads of States and 112 high level officials

Furthered the implementation of the basic human rights to water and sanitation to secure human welfare and health.

Developed consistent policy recommendations covering water security, energy, food and the functions of water-related ecosystems

Ensured linkages were made with the Rio +20 Summit

Korea's engagement

The Korean delegation was led by the Prime Minister, saw the participation of the Ministry of Land, Transportation and Maritime Affairs, the Ministry of Environment, the Ministry of Administration and Safety, the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Fishery, and Food, corporations, NGOs, and accounted 160 people