The Detroit Water Stories team attended Michigan World Water Day at the Charles H. Wright Museum in Detroit on March 22, 2019. World Water Day is an international holiday held annually on March 22 to honor and acknowledge the importance of protecting and sustaining the world’s freshwater sources.
This faith-led press conference was held during the opening ceremonies on World Water Day:
Panels were organized to bring together water experts and activists to speak about pressing water issues in Detroit and beyond:
Finally, Dr. Rahul Mitra led a workshop at the event to share our research and hear stories from those attending World Water Day: