Entries by Julia Cadaval Martins

Pacific Institute: Collective Action Toward Water Security in Brazil

NEWS SOURCE: Pacific Institute Collective Action Toward Water Security in Brazil By Abbey Warner and Giuliana Chaves Moreira March 29, 2018 […] This year, the Global Compact Brazil Network and the CEO Water Mandate organized an event to bring together the Brazilian private sector, government, NGOs, and other organizations seeking to address water risks in […]

Join us at the 8th World Water Forum

The 8th World Water Forum will be held from 18 to 23 March 2018, in Brasilia, Brazil. Join our sessions, pop by the booth to pick up some new publications and chat with some of our colleagues. Day of the week Time Session Who Sunday, March 18 (09:30-20:00 Water Business Day) 14:00-17:00 The Circular Business Case […]

2017 Annual Report: Scaling Up for Impact

In 2017, 2030 WRG continued to work with water-stressed countries, at their invitation, to help the public sector work with the private sector and civil society to find solutions to the water crisis and responsibly manage this precious resource. During the year, 2030 WRG worked with more than 642 partners from across the public, private, […]

Government of Karnataka and 2030WRG Partner with Private Sector for Ramthal Drip to Market Agro Corridor Initiative

First-of-its-kind project in India, receiving global recognition, with the private sector playing a major role in procurement of high-value crops Bengaluru, December 13, 2017: The Government of Karnataka (GoK) today signed Memoranda of Understanding (MOU) with seven private sector companies for procuring high-value agricultural and horticultural produce, and building farmer capacity on best practices in […]

The Mongolian Mining Journal: Interview with 2030 WRG Mongolia Representative Dorjsuren Dechinlkhundev

NEWS SOURCE: The Mongolian Mining Journal  Group studies the economics of water, and is worried Mongolia has two major water consumption areas – Ulaanbaatar and the southern Gobi region. The first has population pressure, while the second is where mining and economic activity will become more and more intense. The 2030 Water Resources Group recently […]

Press coverage: Government of Maharashtra Partners with 2030WRG to Launch the State’s First ‘Multi-Stakeholder Platform’ for Transformative Solutions in Water Resources Management

Below is a list of online articles that covered the launch of Maharashtra’s ‘Multi-Stakeholder Platform’ for Transformative Solutions in Water Resources Management: Links: http://www.uniindia.com/mah-govt-join-hands-with-wrg-to-launch-multi-stakeholder-platform/other/news/953745.html http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-maharashtra-to-get-1-billion-funding-for-drought-proofing-2523631 http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/excess-sugarcane-water-to-be-diverted-for-jowar-tur/articleshow/59961001.cms http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/news/national/maharashtra-to-raise-270-m-from-green-climate-fund/article9805968.ece http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/maha-launches-joint-platform-to-address-water-resources-crunch-117080701326_1.html http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-maha-launches-joint-platform-to-address-water-resources-crunch-2522291 https://www.outlookindia.com/newsscroll/maha-launches-joint-platform-to-address-water-resources-crunch/1118536 http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/maha-launches-joint-platform-to-address-water-resources-crunch/1/1021005.html http://www.freepressjournal.in/mumbai/maharashtra-launches-joint-platform-to-address-water-resources-crunch/1117791 http://currentaffairs.adda247.com/2017/08/maharashtra-to-raise-270-m-from-green.html https://currentaffairs.gktoday.in/tags/2030-water-resources-group http://currentaffairs.adda247.com/2017/08/maharashtra-to-raise-270-m-from-green.html http://m.dailyhunt.in/news/india/english/business+world-epaper-bizworld/we+need+to+ensure+farmers+have+access+to+water+and+they+use+it+efficiently-newsid-71464022 https://mumbainewsnetwork.blogspot.in/2017/08/government-of-maharashtra-partners-with.html http://thecsrjournal.in/2030-water-resources-group/ http://news.greenecosystem.in/maha-launches-joint-platform-to-address-water-resources-crunch/  

Government of Maharashtra Partners with 2030WRG to Launch the State’s First ‘Multi-Stakeholder Platform’ for Transformative Solutions in Water Resources Management

Mumbai, Wednesday, August 7, 2017: The Government of Maharashtra (GOM) and 2030 Water Resources Group (2030 WRG), in a pioneering move launched the Maharashtra Water Resources ‘Multi-Stakeholder Platform’ (Maharashtra Water – MSP) in Mumbai today, to address critical water resources challenges in Maharashtra. The Maharashtra Water – MSP, chaired by the Chief Secretary GOM, Sumit […]

Gestion: A Certificate that leaves a trace

News source: GESTION newspaper By Beatriz Merino I was recently invited to attend the handing over of the first Blue Certificate – an innovative state program promoting the voluntary water footprint measuring of private companies. Specifically this footprint is an indicator that defines the total amount of water used to produce goods and services. Interestingly it […]

Mine Water Coordinating Body established in South Africa

Johannesburg, South Africa – A pioneering Mine Water Coordinating Body (MWCB) has been established as an outcome of collaboration under the Strategic Water Partners Network (SWPN), the South Africa partnership of the 2030 WRG.  The MWCB, active since early 2017, brings together the mining industry and government to find solutions to the complex regulatory, institutional and […]