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3 DAYS, 275 PARTICIPANTS, 80 COUNTRIES, 9 THEMATIC DISCSSIONS, 10+ NEW PARTNERSHIPS LAUNCHED, 50 INTERVIEWS AND 11 NEW STEERING COMMITTEE MEMBERS
2nd Global WOPs Congress and GWOPA General Assembly was successfully wrapped up on the 29th of November in Barcelona after 3 days of intense discussions and exchange. We would like to thank all of our partners and participants for contributing their work, ideas and energy to this event.
9 new WOPs to be funded by OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) and 1 WOP between between Eau de Paris, Ville de Paris, Agence Française de Développement (AFD), Office National de l'Electricité et de l'Eau Potable (ONEE, Morocco), WSSA (Bethlehem) and GWOPA were signed during the Congress. In addition to the formal signings, a number of new partnerships were brought to life during the Congress.
At the WaterCube set up for the Congress, 50 video interviews, including more than 40 with WOPs practioners, were uploaded on site, thanks to collaboration with Akvo.