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My company wants to ensure access to drinking water, sanitation, and hygiene at our workplace
My company wants to assess water risk in our business activities
My company wants to report water performance in our operations and supply chain
My company wants to make a public commitment to water stewardship

My company wants to lead water stewardship practice

My company wants to comprehensively address water challenges at the site level

CEO Water Mandate Tools & Opportunities

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The CEO Water Mandate is a UN Global Compact initiative that mobilizes business leaders on water, sanitation, and the Sustainable Development Goals. Endorsers of the CEO Water Mandate commit to continuous progress against six core elements of stewardship and in so doing understand and manage their own water risks.
Endorse the CEO Water Mandate
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The Water Resilience Coalition is an industry-driven, CEO-led coalition of the UN Global Compact CEO Water Mandate that aims to elevate global water stress to the top of the corporate agenda.
Join the Water Resilience Coalition
Water Resiliance Coalition
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The NBS Benefits Explorer is a web-based tool developed to serve as a key starting point for organizations looking to invest in nature-based solutions (NBS), and for those wishing to learn more about benefit identification and accounting.
Explore Nature-based Solutions
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A framework to advance water resilience
Explore Water Resilience Assessment Framework

Other Tools & Opportunities

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CDP is a global disclosure system for investors, companies, cities, states, and regions to report their climate impact and manage environmental impacts with data from more than 1,200 organizations.
Respond to CDP Water
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Aqueduct is part of WRI’s Water Program and is used to map and analyze current and future water risks around the world such as floods, drought, and stress.
Use WRI Aqueduct
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The Water Risk Filter is used to assess and respond to water risks in your operations, supply chain and investments to enhance resilience.
Use WWF Water Risk Filter
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The AWS International Water Stewardship Standard is a globally applicable framework to understand your water use and impacts, and to work collaboratively and transparently for sustainable water management within a catchment context.
Use the AWS Standard
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Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) is critical to leading healthy lives. Sign the WASH pledge and commit to taking action on WASH across your value chain, suppliers, and communities where workers live.
Join WASH4Work
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Explore this toolbox to learn how to scope, design, and operate water funds to take collective action to help address water insecurity.
Join TNC Water Fund
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The Water Risk Monetizer estimates the value of water scarcity (availability and quantity) in monetary terms to inform responsible decisions that enable growth.
Use Water Risk Monetizer
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The Ecolab Smart Water Navigator The Smart Water Navigator is a publicly available, online tool that helps organizations assess water risks, set informed, context-based water goals and develop a plan to achieve them.
Use Smart Water Navigator