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It’s a rainy Saturday here in Stockholm, Sweden — conditioning us for World Water Week, perhaps? 



The weather won’t dampen our spirits in any way. We’re excited and ready for World Water Week, which begins tomorrow!




ADB Youth Partners Program at Stockholm World Water Week 2013

To ensure the effective participation of Asia’s young water leaders in the global water agenda, Asian Development Bank (ADB) is engaging ADB Youth Partners in Stockholm World Water Week (SWWW) to be held from 1 to 6 September 2013.

As young resource persons, the ADB Youth Partners are invited to share their unique and valuable experiences in SWWW through:

  • Serving as social media journalists throughout the week and of the group discussions of the ADB-convened “Eye on Asia” Session on 3 September 2013
  • Participating in the discussions to co-chaired by Korea Water Forum (KWF) and ADB: Youth Initiative towards the 7th World Water Forum on 3 September 2013
  • Actively participating in the sessions at SWWW and providing a short review of our experiences to inform ADB in its evaluation of future support for youth in SWWW.

ADB and KWF Youth Partners:

1. Anna Oposa (Philippines)
2. Apurva Sahu (Nepal)
3. Krishna Prahad Updyahay (India)
4. Ponce Ernest Samaniego (Philippines)
5. Pondet Ananchai (Thailand)
6. Prabin Rokaya (Nepal)
7. Rozemarijn ter Horst (Netherlands)
8. Minwoo Kim (South Korea)
9. Youngjin kim (South Korea)