09h00-09h30  Forum opening


SESSION 1 / Terms of the debate


09h30-10h00  Loïc Fauchon, President of the World Water Council

The global dimension of water problems


10h00-10h30  Abdeladim Lhafi, High Commissioner, Department of Water & Forests

Water and the demands of COP22 recommendations


10h30-11h00  Mohamed Bennouna, Professor, Judge at the International Criminal Court

The river and sustainable development in law


11h00-11h30  Flavia Schlegel, Assistant Director-General for Natural Sciences at UNESCO

Water for peace


11h30-11h50  Break


11h50-12h10   Debate



SESSION 2 / Spiritual dimensions of water


12h10-12h40         Ahmed Abbadi, Professor, President of Mohammadia League of Scholars


12h40-13h10         Edgar Morin, Sociologist, philosopher, Research Director at the CNRS (National Centre for Scientific Research)


13h10-13h40         Didier Viviers, Professor of History & Archaeology, Chancellor of the Free University of Brussels

Water: supply and the city


13h40-14h10   Leili Anvar, Researcher and Senior Lecturer in Persian Language & Literature


14h10 > 14h40      Gérard Kurdjian, Artistic Advisor Udaipur World Music Festival (Rajasthan, India)

Music and water, reflections in the mirror



Event Date

13 May 2017 - 13 May 2017

Event Time

09:00 AM - 13:45 PM

Ticket Price

Event Location

Salle de la Préfecture