World Water Week is hosted and organised by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) and takes place in Stockholm. It has been the annual focal point for the globe’s water issues since 1991.
World Water Week features several world-renowned award ceremonies, including the prestigious Stockholm Water Prize Award Ceremony and Royal Banquet. Visit the online programme for the latest information and resources surrounding the ceremonies.
2018 Stockholm Water Prize
First presented in 1991, Stockholm Water Prize is the world’s most prominent award for outstanding achievements in water-related activities.
The prize honours individuals or organisations whose work contributes broadly to the conservation and protection of water resources and to improved well-being of the planet’s inhabitants and ecosystems. Any water-related activities are eligible.
Stockholm Water Prize Founders
2018 Stockholm Junior Water Prize ceremony
Stockholm Junior Water Prize has congregated the world’s most imaginative young minds for an outstanding competition in the capital of Sweden, encouraging their continued interest in water and sustainability issues.
Each year, thousands of young people between 15 and 20 years from over 30 countries all around the globe join national competitions in hopes of earning the chance to represent their nation at the international final held during the World Water Week in Stockholm.
In 2018 we are proud to host the 22nd annual competition and we will welcome winners of national competitions from 35 countries: Argentina, Australia, Bangladesh, Belarus, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Cyprus, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Malaysia, Mexico, the Netherlands, Nigeria, Norway, Republic of Korea, Russian Federation, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom and United States.