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Call for Problem Proposals for World Water Challenge 2017

Mise à jour 25.04.17

World Water Challenge 2017


First Announcement and Call for Problem Proposals for WWCH 2017


On behalf of the organizing committee of the Korea International Water Week (KIWW), we are pleased to announce that the World Water Challenge 2017 (WWCH 2017) will take place as one of the signature program of the Korea International Water Week (KIWW) to be held on 20-23 September 2017 at HICO in Gyeongju city, Republic of Korea.


The World Water Challenge (WWCH) is an international contest and award for individuals and organizations towards solving the global water problems. Since its first launch during the 7th World Water Forum in 2015, it has been aiming to discover imminent water challenges that world is facing and find feasible solutions to them.


We cordially invite you to participate in this meaningful event and challenge to be a final winner with an outstanding solution to contribute to solving the water problems arising from all over the world.


For detailed information including the application process with important dates, please see the electronic leaflet attached below and you can also find the more detailed information with the submission guideline on the official website of KIWW at


For your further information, the online submission system for the problem submission is available on the KIWW website.


Anyone (as individual or on behalf of the organization/company) wishing to participate in the WWCH 2017 are kindly requested to submit their proposal via online no later than May 21, 2017.


Should you have any inquiries, please feel free to contact the secretariat via email at or


We look forward to your active participation to discover diverse water problems in the various regions as well as your continued interests.


Yours Sincerely,


Secretariat of Korea International Water Week