State of Karnataka funds 250 million USD in drip irrigation programs

Bangalore, July 2015 — Through the catalytical role of 2030 WRG, the State government of Karnataka committed an investment of 250 million USD to fund the implementation of drip irrigation programs for the production of sugarcane across the state. With over 430,000 hectares under sugarcane cultivation and sugar output of 4 million tons, the state of […]

BRAC confirmed participation to 2030 WRG Governing Council

BRAC has confirmed its official membership participation to the 2030 WRG Governing Council. This was approved in the last GC meeting, held during the World Economic Forum Annual Meetings at the end of January. BRAC is an international development organization based in Bangladesh. It is the largest non-governmental development organization in the world. Established by […]

River Rejuvenation through Community Participation: Hindon River Basin

June 11, 2015 In partnership with Jal Jan Jodo Abhiyan (JJJA), spearheaded by the Waterman of India, Rajendra Singh, 2030 WRG stepped up its commitment to the river Ganga Rejuvenation program through a program focused on the Hindon river basin. A highly polluted, 400 kilometer stretch, the Hindon river flows across the industrial belt of Western […]

Forming allies with Mexico’s National Water Commission to face water challenges

Mexico City, July 2015 — The National Water Commission in Mexico, CONAGUA, has signed a Cooperation Accord with 2030 WRG in July to collaborate on a joint program that comprises three main initiatives: the development of a capital investment prioritization system, the analysis of the challenges and opportunities for private sector involvement in the water sector […]

El Comercio: “Crecer en base al uso intensivo del agua es inviable”

News Source: El Comercio De cada S/.10 que se producen en el Perú, S/.8 son de zonas donde el agua es escasa, apuntó el consultor Gonzalo Delacámara El modelo económico basado en el uso intensivo del agua es visto como poco sostenible en el tiempo. Más aun si trata de zonas donde el recurso es […]