Chemical Leasing and the World Water Day in Russia, 22 March 2017

March 22 is recognized globally as the World Water Day. Therefore, United Nations Information Centre (UNIC, the UN focal point in Russia) organized a conference in Moscow, hosted by the Russian State Library, with approx. 50 participants from academia, science and the public sector and speakers from various institutions, including the Russian UNIC, UNEP, WHO, the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA), the Moscow State University of Foreign Affairs and UNIDO. They all came together to learn more about Sustainable Development Goal 6: Clean Water, and to jointly discuss on strategies for efficient water usage. In this context, Mr. Maxim Eliseev (UNIDO) provived a presentation on Chemical Leasing and its usefulness for reduced water consumption and increased water efficiency. Link here to the official press release (in Russian).