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At the Water’s Edge: What's the Future for the World’s Rivers?
Wed 26 April 2017, 18:30 – 19:30 BST
So the world is facing a water crisis, or so the media headlines tell us. What does it have to do with you, and what can you do to help?
Join us at WWF's Living Planet Centre to hear from Dr Dave Tickner, the Chief Freshwater Adviser at WWF. Dave will explore the nature and causes of the world's water challenges and discuss the way in which these challenges are affecting people, economies and wildlife.
He will also point to ways in which governments and businesses can ensure a sustainable water future. And he'll describe some surprising ways in which water affects our lives, and suggest what we can do to help tackle one of the world's great 21st Century challenges.
Doors from 6.15pm
Talk starts at 6.30pm until 7.30pm
Free to attend
About the Speaker
Dr David Tickner is Chief Freshwater Adviser at WWF and a Research Fellow at the University of East Anglia. He has spent the last twenty years researching river ecology, developing and managing river conservation programmes around the globe and advising governments and businesses on sustainable water management.
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