4th Intl Conference on Water Economics, Statistics & Finance
26 – 28 April, 2017 – Santiago, Chile – “Water Challenges in XXI Century: Role of Economics, Statistics and Finance”
- International Water Association
- Specialist Group on Statistics and Economics
- Strategic Asset Management Specialist Group
The conference global theme, “Water Challenges in XXI Century: Role of Economics, Statistics and Finance”, underpins major challenges of sustainable water management, water security, growing water scarcity, decreasing water quality, and increasing frequency of extreme events. These challenges require sustainable water management where water, ecosystems and livelihoods are secured. Developing a better understanding of the economic value of water security is a priority.
Also, the organization aims to promote debate on the role of economics, statistics and finance to address water challenges in the XXI century. These discussions will maximize results by involving researchers, practitioners, regulators, policymakers, and educators, and others. Last but not least, this Conference together with the International Conference on Infrastructure Asset Management will be a key moment to discuss trends and innovation in, current models of urban and rural water and sanitation management. This Conference aims to be a think tank that provides a step forward in terms of sustainable water management.
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