The Summit of the Two Shores will be held in Marseille on 24 June 2019, hosted by the President of the French Republic, Emmanuel Macron. The Summit will consist of both a meeting of Heads of State and Government, and a regional dialogue with prominent civil society representatives. This initiative seeks to foster a pragmatic regional socio-political exchange in order to showcase and launch specific projects in the region. It will focus on education, culture, economics, climate and civil society.

IME and its Mediterranean partners will mobilize so that Water are integrated into the themes of this international event.

In this context, IME, Mediterranean Water Forum coordinator will be the voice of the Mediterranean water community and will involve its members to intervene and present good practices for water resources management in a climate change context.

The UfM will be a key partner of the Summit in its role of platform for regional cooperation, bringing together all the European Union and Mediterranean countries.