CAS 2021 Action Theme – Water

Water is one of the Action Themes at the Climate Adaptation Summit (CAS) 2021.

Why is Water an Action Theme at CAS 2021?

Water is an essential resource for life on Earth, our societies and economies. It is used everywhere, from the production of food and commodities to consumption and sanitation.

Water surrounds us. However, an abundance of water can become a threat when sea levels rise or rains cause flooding. Similarly, droughts triggered by climate change and failing retention systems can cause water scarcity.

How is CAS 2021 going to make a difference on water?

The CAS 2021 Anchoring Event on Water will allow stakeholders to share best practices and coordinate actions to better manage water world-wide. This includes: