Today, 26 September 2021 is being observed as United Nations World Rivers Day.
Every year on the fourth Sunday of September, World Rivers Day is observed to raise awareness with regard to waterways and to promote their conservation.
Today, rivers face a massive challenge posed by climate change and global warming. World Rivers Day also highlights the many values of rivers and encourages the improved stewardship of rivers around the world.
In Dominica, environmental group, The Waitukubuli Advocates for a Viable Environment (WAVE) as part of its observation of World Rivers Day has produced and presented this video documentary on the status of the rivers in Dominica.