Building partnerships to support and restore river ecosystems

By Sayef Tanzeem Qayyum, 2030 WRG Bangladesh Country Coordinator; and Ahmed Shawky, World Bank Senior Water Resources Management Specialist South Asia as published on The Water Blog (view the original post here)     Located in central Bangladesh, the capital city of Dhaka attracts the majority of the area’s rural migrants and has grown to a […]

2021 Annual Report: From Dialogue to Action, the Road to 2030

This year’s publication marks the tenth annual report of 2030 WRG. It also marks the end of another difficult fiscal period during which COVID-19 continued to have a devastating impact on the world. The link between health and water has never been clearer, and yet there is much to be done to ensure there is […]

CCA-MSP meeting with the Water Commission of Mexico’s House of Representatives

The House of Representatives’ Water Resources, Drinking Water and Sanitation Commission invited the CCA-MSP to an official ordinary meeting on December 1st to discuss challenges faced by the Mexican water polity and the opportunity represented by the National Water Law reform process in progress. Chaired by the Commission’s President, Congressmen Ruben Gregorio Muñoz Alvarez, it […]

Analyzing water challenges in Mexico from a multi-stakeholder perspective

On 23 November 2021, the Consejo Consultivo del Agua (CCA) and 2030 WRG hosted a meeting with representatives from the private and civil society sectors and World Bank Water Global Practice Manager for Latin America David Michaud and Senior Water Sector Specialist for Mexico Jean Martin Brault. The meeting, that was chaired by CCA President […]

Webinar | Israeli Circular Economy Solutions and Wastewater Management

Rationale This webinar titled ‘Israeli Circular Economy Solutions and Wastewater Management’ focused on Israeli innovation in wastewater treatment and reuse. We also heard from the World Bank on how such solutions could fit into a broader framework for driving circular economy solutions and improved water quality at the local, regional, and global levels. Featuring Israeli […]

South Africa Strategic Water Partners Network Water Stewardship Event Highlights Journey to Economic and Green Recovery post-Covid

25 November 2021 – The COVID-19 pandemic has affected the lives and livelihoods of millions in South Africa and around the world. The economic effects of the pandemic cannot be overstated. While South Africa’s economic growth is expected to rebound to 4% in 2021, this is on the back of a 7% contraction in 2020. […]

2030 WRG Co-Convenes 4th Dialogue on Farmer-Led Irrigation in Ethiopia

2030 Water Resources Group (WRG) co-convened the 4th Farmer-led Irrigation Multi-Stakeholder Dialogue on 14 October 2021 at the Capital Hotel in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, together with the International Water Management Institute, through The Feed the Future Innovation Laboratory for Small Scale Irrigation funded by USAID, the Agriculture Water Management Task Force, and the Ministry of […]

2030 WRG welcomes US Green Building Council-LA to 50L Home Coalition Partnership

Los Angeles, CA (September 14, 2021) The U.S. Green Building Council-Los Angeles (USGBC-LA) is partnering with the 50 Liter Home Coalition to pilot the water-efficient home concept in the greater LA region. The aim of this collaboration is to help reimagine residential water use and create the net zero home of the future. Imagine a […]

IKEA joins 50L Home Coalition to accelerate action on water saving solutions

IKEA joins the 50L Home Coalition with the vision to make 50 liters of daily water use per person an aspiration for all. The coalition brings together companies, policymakers, innovators, researchers, and communities to develop and scale innovations for efficient water use at home. Currently, the average daily water use per person in Europe is […]

2030 WRG & The World Bank at World Water Week 2021

World Water Week is the annual focal point for the globe’s water issues. Organized by SIWI, this year’s event will be held entirely online, in a new, digital format designed to ensure that people across the world can collaborate to find solutions to the most pressing water-related challenges. Under the theme “Building Resilience Faster,” World Water […]