Entries by Alida Pham

2030 WRG at 2020 WWWeek At Home

World Water Week 2020 is being held online this year with virtual adaptations of all sessions. The theme for WWWeek At Home  is ‘Accelerate Action on Climate Change’ and runs from 24-28 August, 2020. Registration is free and can be done separately for each session (see below links to register for our four 2030 WRG […]

Business Green: Unilever steps up water conservation efforts

Source: Business Green Toby Hill 30 July 2020 Consumer goods giant unveils latest commitments from its recently announced €1bn ‘nature and climate fund’ Unilever has set out plans for a raft of water management and conservation projects over the next decade, as the consumer goods giant unveiled the latest investments from its recently-announced €1bn ‘nature […]

Unilever joins 2030 WRG Governing Council to address water security issues

Washington DC, July, 2020 – Unilever has joined the 2030 Water Resources Group, a multi-donor trust fund hosted by the World Bank Group, to support 2030 WRG activities globally and in its country programs. The collaboration will focus on strengthening multi-stakeholder collaboration between public, private, and civil society actors on sustainable water resources management. By […]

50L Coalition: water conservation and reuse at the city-scale

With “Day Zero” looming over cities across the globe, rapid innovation is needed to make water use more sustainable. The “50L Home Coalition” is a public-private initiative, formed with the support of the World Economic Forum (the Forum), the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD), and 2030 Water Resources Group. Currently, average water use […]

PRESS RELEASE | Working to prevent spread of COVID-19 in Bangladesh

Unilever Bangladesh with Bangladesh Red Crescent Society and the 2030 Water Resources group are collaborating to prevent the spread of COVID-19 at Deputy Commissioner’s (DC) offices in 64 districts that are still operating under these circumstances. The Deputy Commissioner’s offices are the focal government agencies which coordinate disaster response operations. During the lockdown period, DC […]

Montsame: Mongolia to work with 2030 Water Resources Group

News Source: Montsame By Baljmaa.T baljmaa@montsame.gov.mn Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. At the 2020 annual meeting of the World Economic Forum, President of Mongolia Kh.Battulga met with Chairman of the Board of Directors of Nestlé and Co-Chairman of the 2030 Water Resources Group Paul Bulcke.  The 2030 Water Resources Group aims to ensure sustainable water resources management for […]

World Economic Forum: 3 actions business leaders can take to help solve our water crisis

News Source: World Economic Forum 20 Jan 2020 By Callie Stinson, Project Lead, Water Initiative, World Economic Forum Jane Nelson, Director, Corporate Responsibility Initiative, Harvard Kennedy School of Government Today almost 25% of the world’s population face looming water crises. The interlinked nature of water management means solutions must involve multiple stakeholders. Here is a […]

Global meets Local: First 2030 WRG field visit by 2030 WRG Governing Council Co-Chairs and Steering Board members

Lima, Peru, November 15 – The first-ever field visit for 2030 WRG Steering Board members to a country program was held in Lima, Peru from 11 to 13 November, bringing together over 60 participants. The purpose of the meeting was to introduce the Governing Council Co-Chairs and global Steering Board members to a multi-stakeholder partnership […]