The 8th World Water Forum will be held 18 to 23, March 2018 in Brazilia ("Sharing Water").

The World Water Forum is considered the world's largest water event, held every three years by the World Water Council in close cooperation with the host government. The mission of the Forum is aimed at achieving four main goals: increasing the importance of the role of water issues on the political agenda; assistance in deepening the discussions on the solution of international water problems in the 21st century; formulation of specific proposals and addressing universal attention to the importance of water issues and the creation of political commitments.