Q. Consider the following statements regarding World water week 2021
1. The world water week is hosted and conducted by UN-Water
2. The theme for 2021 is Building Resilience Faster.
Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: B

The National Mission for Clean Ganga(NMCG) recently hosted a Meet & Mingle session on ‘Integrated River Basin Management(IRBM): Stakeholder Engagement on the Stockholm World Water Week 2021. 

  • World Water Week is the leading annual global event for concretely addressing the planet’s major water issues. The world water week is hosted and conducted by Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI). 
  • For 2021, World Water Week is being held entirely online. 
  • The theme for 2021 is Building Resilience Faster. 

Source: PIB