Listen to the water experts

Mark Smith, Head of IUCN's Water Programme, gives the latest on water issues in light of the World Water Forum being held in Istanbul, Turkey, from March 16 to 22.

Nadi watershed, Fiji
  1. Do you think this World Water Forum will be successful in putting water issues high on the international agenda?

  2. If you had one wish for the outcomes of the World Water Forum what would it be?

  3. How are we ever going to solve water conflict given that it is such a scarce resource?

  4. How central is water to climate change issues?

  5. In Turkey, 74 percent of water is used in agriculture. How can we reduce this?

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