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2.59 out of 5
WWF Country Risk Score
113 out of 248 Countries
WWF Country Rank
Total Organizations: 14
Total Projects: 11
Priority SDGs: --
Priority Regions: --
Priority Industries: --
Organization Types:
64%
Business
29%
NGO / Civil Society
7%
Multi-stakeholder Organization
Profile Completion: 36%

Water Challenges

As reported by organizations on the Hub.

27.3%
Access to Water Supply and Water Services
27.3%
Physical water supply
18.2%
Local Water Resource Governance
9.1%
Compliance with Local Regulations and Widely-Accepted Standards
9.1%
Socioeconomic and Reputation
9.1%
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Organizations in Netherlands


Aqua for All is a foundation dedicated to the poorest people in the world. Our purpose is to sustainably increase the number of people with access to clean water and adequate sanitation. We act as a networking agent, connecting public ... Learn More

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Preparing for and adapting to new climate realities will be one of the defining challenges of the 21st century. Recognizing the considerable environmental, social, and economic value at stake due to worsening water stress and climate change, the private sector ... Learn More

Solving fresh water scarcity, using only the sea, sun, earth &amp; wind. Solar desalination. Clean water from abundant resources. Already 4 billion people face water scarcity today. The key to moving from scarcity to abundance lies in the sea. Desalination ... Learn More

We strive to develop and implement innovative technology to better manage water resources at basin level, and to protect and conserve fresh water ecosystems Learn More

HEINEKEN is the world's most international brewer. It is the leading developer and marketer of premium beer and cider brands. Led by the Heineken® brand, the Group has a powerful portfolio of more than 250 international, regional, local and specialty ... Learn More

IGRAC’s mission is to contribute to world-wide availability of relevant information and knowledge on the groundwater resources of the world, with particular emphasis on developing countries, in order to support sustainable utilisation and management of the groundwater resources, Learn More

Microsoft's mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. Learn More

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Royal DSM is a Dutch multinational active in the fields of health, nutrition and materials. Learn More

Royal Philips of the Netherlands is a leading health technology company focused on improving people's health and enabling better outcomes across the health continuum from healthy living and prevention, to diagnosis, treatment and home care. Learn More

The Smurfit Kappa Group plc is Europe's leading corrugated packaging company and one of the leading paper-based packaging companies in the world. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index. Learn More

We are the public enterprise, operating in creation and realization of various original ideas. The main acting areas are the creation of wide "Public Relation Machine about Water", informing society about the issues related to the water, and implementation of ... Learn More

The Water Youth Network is a platform that gives young people throughout the world the opportunity to share and promote their knowledge, initiatives and projects on WASH issues. Learn More

Projects in Netherlands


The ALFA project aims at protecting citizens in Northwest Europe against the effects of flooding due to climate change. All partners face the same problems and challenges due to climate change: creating new floodplains, their effects for inhabitants, and their ... Learn More

Boer Bier Water is a collaboration examining how water can be handled in the most efficient way. Bavaria and the farmers in the Laarbeek area use a lot of this water. In order to deal well with this, for example, ... Learn More

In order to efficiently utilize the water used for production, we are constantly reviewing processes. As an indicator of this, we calculate the amount of water used for each product unit and confirm that improvement is progressing. Learn More

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The International Water Association and UNEP under the umbrella of UN-Water have joined to produce the Global Compendium on Water Quality Guidelines for Different uses to provide a state-of-the-art overview of water quality guidelines and standards worldwide. The Compendium will ... Learn More

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As part of Croda's overall sustainability goals, there is a group target to reduce water withdrawal by 10% by 2020. All manufacturing sites are required to contribute towards this target and therefore reduce their own water withdrawal. Learn More

The goal of the Dutch Room for the River Programme is to give the river more room to be able to manage higher water levels. At more than 30 locations, measures will be taken that give the river space to ... Learn More

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The Rivers Trust, together with nine partners from Finland, Latvia, Ireland, Netherlands, Slovenia, Greece and Romania, has begun a 3-year project funded under the INTERREG IVC programme. TRAP – Territories of Rivers Action Plans – deals with the challenge of ... Learn More

Climate change, population migration, increasing urbanisation, and ageing infrastructure are all expected to impose significant strains on Urban Water Cycle Services (UWCS) in Europe and abroad over the coming decades. Cities across the continent will experience increasingly frequent shortfalls in ... Learn More

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