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Amazonas

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Amazon
5888268 km2
Countries
Brazil; Peru; Suriname; France; Colombia; Guyana; Bolivia; Venezuela; Ecuador
Cities
Santa Cruz; Manaus; La Paz
Location City, Country & Regions Interests
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Total Organizations: 93
Total Projects: 26
Priority SDGs: --
Priority Industries: --
Profile Completion: 50%

Water Challenges

As reported by organizations on the Hub.

20.9%
Access to Water Supply and Water Services
15.1%
Local Water Resource Governance
11.6%
Physical water supply
10.5%
Compliance with Local Regulations and Widely-Accepted Standards
10.5%
Land Use Issues
10.5%
Water Demand and Competition among Users
7.0%
Socioeconomic and Reputation
7.0%
Upstream Water Issues
3.5%
Influent
3.5%
Water Pricing

Region Overview

Organizations in Amazonas


Agrícola Chapi SA produces and distributes agricultural products. The company was founded in 1997 and is based in Ica, Peru. Learn More

Alegria activity S.L. produces special purpose mobile units. These mobile units are special purpose vehicles used to deploy any kind of service directly and easily to any location and social community in order to conduct turn-key campaigns in HEALTH, EDUCATION, ... Learn More

The Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) is a partnership of some of the world’s leaders in sustainable water resource management, bringing together businesses, multilateral agencies, governments, civil society and communities to drive consensus-based actions on shared water risk. At the ... Learn More

ÁLON connects people and resources to raise awareness, converge best practice and collaboration, to support the transition of industries, leaders & lifestyles dependent on water – towards minimizing our water footprints. Learn More

Ambev S/A is a Brazilian brewing company. It is the biggest brewery in Latin America and the fifth in the world. It was created on July 1, 1999, with the merger of two breweries, Brahma and Antarctica. Learn More

Antea Group is an international engineering and environmental consulting firm with access to more than 3,000 consultants in over 100 offices around the world. Our Sustainability Practice brings together management consultants and technical experts offering solutions from strategy through implementation ... Learn More

Sustainability Consultancy Learn More

A Tanzania consulting firm on development issues including water, sanitation, energy and climate change. Learn More

AquaFed is the International Federation of Private Water Operators Learn More

Production of chemicals and equipment for potable water treatment and industrial water preparing. Learn More

ASMAN Software Solutions Private Limited is a provider of cutting edge software consultancy, design and development services with headquarters in Hyderabad, India. The company made its inception into the IT arena in 2011 and offers a comprehensive range of Software ... Learn More

Atmocean's arrays of seawater pumps send pressurized seawater into our zero-electricity reverse/osmosis (ZER/O) module, where the fresh water output is used by drip irrigation pipe networks to grow crops in coastal deserts, adding to global food supply and drawing down ... Learn More

International management of water at Titicaca lake Learn More

La Autoridad Nacional del Agua (ANA), de acuerdo a la Ley Nº 29338 - Ley de Recursos Hídricos, es el ente rector y máxima autoridad técnico - normativa del Sistema Nacional de Gestión de los Recursos Hídricos, el cual es ... Learn More

Banco do Brasil forged a partnership with the National Water Agency (ANA), Banco do Brasil Foundation and the WWF-Brasil to develop the Agua Brasil programme. The programme’s objectives include: a) Promote societal awareness and attitudinal change with respect to environmentally ... Learn More

El GRUPO BIOSFERA, THINK TANK EN INVESTIGACIÓN DE FUTUROS SUSTENTABLES SAC. (BIOSFERA, INVESTIGACIÓN DE FUTUROS) es un equipo de análisis cuyo core business es la investigación prospectiva para la construcción de futuros deseables (futurables), asociados a la sustentabilidad (planeamiento estratégico ... Learn More

Blue Planet Network provides a technology platform for funders to easily select, monitor, and manage WASH projects that have been peer reviewed and vetted for quality and sustainability. Each member project must pass a rigorous peer review and planning process ... Learn More

Uses technology to solve pressing world issues. Learn More

CAWST, the Centre for Affordable Water and Sanitation Technology, is a non-profit organization that provides training and consulting to organizations that work directly with populations in developing countries who lack access to clean water and basic sanitation. CAWST "walks beside" ... Learn More

The Centre for Advanced Research & Development (CARD) is a non-government agency established, in India, with its Head quarters in Bhopal in Madhya Pradesh established in 1992. The CARD has been established to promote advanced research and to apply its ... Learn More

Independent advisory company seeking to catalyse environmental investments Main focus areas within water issues: water and irrigation, water and sanitation, water and business risk Learn More

The Climate Connected Benefit Society is an industrial and provident society for the benefit of the community – a very simple funding vehicle, which allows ordinary, socially aware investors in the UK to put their capital to work in a ... Learn More

A truck-and-shovel mining operation dedicated to extract copper, Zinc, Moly and Silver minerals and produce concentrates through a flotation concentration circuit. The mine site is located at 4300 masl with Ancash Region, Peru. Its concentrates are transported by 304Km pipeline ... Learn More

Lima based NGO with activity all over the Tropical Andes. Focused on Sustainable Mountain DEvelopment from the thematic perspective of Biodiversity, Water and Livelihoods. Andean focal point for global networks and projects like the Mountain Forum, Challenge Programme for Water ... Learn More

Ingenieria y Consultoría Ambiental. Learn More

The Corporate Eco Forum (CEF) is an invitation-only membership organization for large companies that demonstrate a serious commitment to environment as a business strategy issue. CEF’s mission is to help accelerate sustainable business innovation by creating the best neutral space ... Learn More

Deltares is an independent, institute for applied research in the field of water, subsurface and infrastructure. Throughout the world, we work on smart solutions, innovations and applications for people, environment and society. Our main focus is on deltas, coastal regions ... Learn More

“IC Medicals” and “ The Emission” are two genetically integrated global internet projects about informational copies of substances and biological objects. DST Foundation initiated the integration of these phenomenal projects in August 2009 as they both are based on usage ... Learn More

Earthwatch is an International NGO which focusses on scientific research and education about environmental issues. Earthwatch run FreshWater Watch, an employee engagement programme which raises awareness of fresh water issues through hands-on Citizen Science Leader training days. In addition to ... Learn More

EcoDecisión aims to promote investment in nature by recognizing the multiple values it provides for the economy and peole. Learn More

Reiki can make water system save to drink What is Reiki Reiki. This method is a form of spiritual healing. Reiki can help Bring the body into harmony and Strengthen the energy field. USED It is Also as A form ... Learn More

EPMAPS is the municipal unit in charge of water manaement in the metropolitan district o Quito, rom the capture in the sources to the management of urba wastewater throuh the process of conduction, purification, distribution, and collection of wastewater. Learn More

Developing European Environmental Policy Learn More

FONAPA water fund works to conserve Paute watershed in southern Ecuador. Created in October 2008, the fund finances conservation of the Paute watershed, which supplies water to more than 500,000 Cuenca residents and 300,000 Azogues residents with drinking water and ... Learn More

Water Resources Specialist Learn More

Mision: Realizar Actividades que Incentiven y Fortalezcan todos aquellos Planes, Programas, Proyectos y Políticas de Desarrollo Social, Cultural, Económico y Ambiental con Enfoque de Derechos Humanos, Derechos laborales, Cuidado Ambiental y Anticorrupción para alcanzar elevados niveles de Sustentabilidad Learn More

Through genuine stakeholder engagement, Future 500 aligns the power of the private sector with the purpose of its most critical stakeholders. We work toward a world that realizes sustainable economic growth by addressing social and environmental externalities with market-based solutions. ... Learn More

Gaia Environmental Services is a company committed to the environment and sustainable development. Its mission is to provide environmental services to a high technical standard supported by extensively trained and develop products that achieve a positive impact on the environment. ... Learn More

Global Compact Local Network Learn More

Welcome to Gravity Skills - the center that imparts knowledge and skills. Knowledge holds the key to success and skills enable you to do a task with precision and perfection. Gravity Skills delivers quality training in health, safety, environmental issues, ... Learn More

Galileo State Public Hospital (HPEG) is a hospital with a mission is to take care of lives by providing hospital assistance in traumato-orthopedics, medical clinic and cardiology. Learn More

Since its foundation in May 2007, HYTECON has generated an established market position within the field of consulting services for water and technical hygiene related aspects, focussing especially on innovative and customer-oriented solutions. A highly experienced team of microbiologists and ... Learn More

IMAECSED since 1995 is dedicated for philanthropic activities for the common people of the country and outside. Out of its other activities supply of Clean Water has taken as a most important works. Many places like School, Colleges, Offices, Industry ... Learn More

Purpose of the organization is to promote socio, economic and cultural advancement of weaker sections by education, training, research and field action programs. Specific focus is to promote awareness on water sanitation among rural poor communities and help them to ... Learn More

Sensitize, raise awareness and engage the diverse sectors of society in the preservation of water and the rational use, using communication actions; To collaborate with the formation of socioenvironmental awareness of children and adolescents through pedagogical projects in partnership with ... Learn More

Currently celebrating its 42nd year, ICCR is the pioneer coalition of active shareholders who view the management of their investments as a catalyst for change. Its 300 member organizations with over $100 billion in AUM have an enduring record of ... Learn More

IWMI is one of 15 international research centers supported by the network of 60 governments, private foundations and international and regional organizations collectively known as CGIAR. It is a non-profit organization with a staff of 350 and offices in over ... Learn More

Main water focus Water quality investigations Water and waste auditing Effluent treatment processes and design Water quality modelling Contamination assessment and remediation Mining impacts on ground and surface water Sanitation Water supply Water management Water treatment Learn More

BETTER public private partnership, with partner company John Todd Ecological Design, involved in sustainable water and wastewater and waste to food design and project development worldwide. See www.betterp3.com and www.toddecological.com Learn More

_formerly operated and maintained as blog of SWM THiNKTANK (2010-2012). now maintained as notepad for relevant sustainability issues in context with the _kt75 project (http://kt75-elements.blogspot.ch/). A detailed history of the _kt75 project is documented here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Kt75_mirror _kt75 | mirror serves ... Learn More

A world leader in building materials, Lafarge employs 65,000 people in 64 countries, and posted sales of €15.8 billion in 2012. As a top-ranking player in its Cement, Aggregates and Concrete businesses, it contributes to the construction of cities around ... Learn More

LAQI is an organization comprised of the leading companies and institutions of Latin America, rating them on issues of Quality and Sustainable Development. LAQI is based and run on the 40+10 actions and directives, and it respects the limits of ... Learn More

As we share our water with the entire planet, we feel that it is a precious resource. We monitor how we use water at our factories and are constantly working on ways to reduce our consumption of fresh water resources. ... Learn More

El MINAM es el ente rector del Sector Ambiente y la autoridad competente para formular la Política Nacional del Ambiente aplicable a los tres niveles de gobierno, conforme a lo dispuesto en el Decreto Legislativo N° 1013,que aprueba su creación, ... Learn More

NAQWA is a Russian company which developes and makes nano drinking water recoverers. Our product NAQWA SPRING Drinking Water Recoverer (NAQWA SWR, www.naqwa.com ) created and manufactured in Russia is intended to provide sustainable drinking water solutions first of all ... Learn More

Sunass regulates water and sewage companies, oversees quality of service standards, settles customer complaints and sets regulated prices. Learn More

• Nestlé’s ambition is to enhance people’s lives through nutrition, health and wellness. We offer healthier and tastier food and beverage choices at all stages of life and at all times of the day. Based on science and Research and ... Learn More

A pioneer and the world-leading provider of Drip Irrigation solutions, Netafim is the largest player in the global irrigation industry. With 14 manufacturing facilities in 11 countries, 27 subsidiaries, and a strong global distribution network across 110-plus countries, Netafim combines ... Learn More

Alexandra Akira is the CEO of Next Level Productions (NLP). She is an Executive Producer, Humanitarian, and Philanthropist. NLP develops and produces creative outlets that engage citizens globally on social, humanitarian, and environmental issues. Over the last thirty years, she ... Learn More

NVH's mission is to provide low cost, low energy solutions for sanitation and ground water pollution. NVH partners with the Indian Ministry of Defence Research Laboratory to commercialise for global use an effective biological process creating potable water as only ... Learn More

We focus on helping brands and agencies engage with the inner circle of influencers so that through their networks they can help you more effectively influence your end target audience. We have identified the most influential individuals and brands on ... Learn More

Opportunity 2 Excel Company is a firm that provides general service, monitoring & evaluation, data collection, implementation plan, consultancy, supply, financial engineering, capacity building, feasibility studies, investment advisory services etc to clients. The company was established in 2007 and registered ... Learn More

Use of desert aquifers to supply needs of ecovillage project in Peruvian Coastal Desert Learn More

Plan Sierra is a non-profit organization that works in the central mountains of the Dominican Republic. Its mission is to promote the sustainable management of water, soil, forests and biodiversity resources in La Sierra region in order to produce clean ... Learn More

Prana Sustainable Water is the designer and the implementer of the Ethical Water Exchange (all rights reserved) transforming wastewater into commoditised treated wastewater for the good sake of our health, planet, economy & water resources as common good. Learn More

Environmental Service Company Learn More

La Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú –fundada en Lima en 1917–, es la número uno del país, la número 23 de América Latina (según el QS Latin American University Rankings 2013) y la única peruana entre las 600 mejores del ... Learn More

We develop agroforestry projects within the supply chains of companies (Insetting) and value water benefits, among others. We develop as well a Trees4Water valuation tool that we would like to share with your platform. Learn More

SABMiller is one of the world’s largest brewers, with more than 200 beer brands and some 70,000 employees in over 75 countries. We are also one of the world’s largest bottlers of Coca-Cola products. We’ve become a global leader by ... Learn More

Promover acciones para la transición hacia una economía baja en carbono y resiliente al cambio climático en todos los niveles: países, ciudades, instituciones, empresas y ciudadanos. Learn More

Auditing & Training Body Learn More

Auditing and Training in Water Stewardship and Water Footprint Learn More

The Sindh Irrigation and Drainage Authority (SIDA) is an autonomous organization, taking over the Sindh irrigation and drainage system from the Sindh Irrigation and Power Department. It was established in 1997, an innovative act to devolve power in the water ... Learn More

Clean water for undeserved community Learn More

We are Ukrainian company SOUZ-CONTINENT. Our company has advanced innovative, high-tech development projects to work with the water is getting the alternate energy and water purification. Very interested in mutually beneficial cooperation for the prosperity of the world community. Learn More

Main focus is SUDS retrofit to tackle flooding and water quality problems in the City of Coventry, UK, and to provide biodiversity and amenity benefits to wildlife and citizens. Coventry has Living Lab Status and the group includes Coventry University ... Learn More

Sunass regulates water and sewage companies, oversees quality of service standards, settles customer complaints and sets regulated prices. Learn More

Christopher Gleadle brings Sustainability, and the Green Economy• to life and shows you how to capture, create and deliver more value: serve customers better, reduce costs and mitigate conspiring environmental and social risk to see opportunity for greater profit. His ... Learn More

We are becoming more efficient in our water use by reducing the amount we use per liter of product, even as we increase our production volume. We are recycling wastewater, sometimes returning it cleaner than we found it, and we ... Learn More

The mission of The Nature Conservancy is to conserve the lands and waters on which all life depends. We acheive this through the dedicated efforts of our diverse staff, including more than 550 scientists, located in all 50 U.S. states ... Learn More

Nonprofit private foundation with a focus on human rights and environment Learn More

Trucost provides data and insight to help its clients understand the economic consequences of natural capital dependency. Our clients include companies and their advisors, the investment community, governments, academics and thought leaders. Learn More

UNDP partners with people at all levels of society to help build nations that can withstand crisis, and drive and sustain the kind of growth that improves the quality of life for everyone. On the ground in more than 170 ... Learn More

Public peruvian University dedicated to form profetionals hom manage and study natural resources and their transformations. Learn More

Universidad dedicada a la formación profesional cuenta con diez carreras profesionales entre ellas: Agronomía e Ingeniería Ambiental y Recursos Naturales, Enfermeria, así como Derecho, entre otras. Tiene 35 años y se encuentra en la región andina del Perú.A 16 horas ... Learn More

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VILLAGES UNIS est une ONG Suisse, reconnue d’utilité publique au N° 080.913007 date de la décision 18/12/2013 et basée dans la république et Canton de Genève Elle est active dans les domaines de la coopération au développement, à l'aide humanitaire ... Learn More

Canada's complete water magazine. Learn More

Water Initiatives Nigeria (WIN) is a non-governmental, non profit organization. As a registered non profit organization in Nigeria, WIN works to provide access to safe drinking water and proper sanitation and to assist in providing sustainable solutions to water problems ... Learn More

WaterStep responds to critical needs for safe water by evaluating and implementing solutions and teaching people to use those tools. WaterStep saves lives with safe water by empowering communities to take care of their own long-term water needs. We believe ... Learn More

Water Technologies International (GR8 Water) is engaged in the manufacture and distribution of technologically advanced Atmospheric Water Generators (AWG). These unique devices utilize a patent pending air purification input system to produce clean, great-tasting, safe water from the humidity in ... Learn More

Wello is a social venture with a bold mission: to deliver clean water to a thirsty world. By reframing the water crisis as an opportunity, Wello has reinvented the wheel and developed an innovative and sustainable business model. THE WATERWHEEL ... Learn More

Promoting the use of innovative water-from-air tech for evaporation and condensate recapture &amp; reuse by communities and businesses resiliently adapting to global warming and responding to disasters. In arid and drying regions lacking or losing surface and groundwaters, atmospheric (clean) ... Learn More

Projects in Amazonas


The droughts in Brazil are a serious issue and remain a top priority for our environmental teams in Brazil. Beginning in 2014, a Federal Resolution was passed temporarily suspending water withdrawal in watersheds near ArcelorMittal Piracicaba. In addition to these ... Learn More

Conserving the Amanzonian forest through payment for maintenance of environmental services, this program aims to curb deforestation and improve the quality of life for the local population. Specifically, this program finances incentives which allow for the education of the local ... Learn More

La Central Termoeléctrica de Aguaytía de la empresa Orazul Energy cuenta con dos turbinas a gas (modelo GT11NMC XL/LP) de 88.441 MW y 86.964 MW que tras la actualización y mejora de los compresores de las turbo-gas, se logró el ... Learn More

Through the Center for Environmental Leadership in Business (CELB), CI works in partnership with leaders in key industries to: reduce companies’ ecological footprint, harness the power of supply chains to drive the widespread adoption of good practices, invest strategically in ... Learn More

The Aguaytía Thermoelectric Power Plant of Orazul Energy company has two gas turbines (model GT11NMC XL/LP) of 88,441 MW and 86,964 MW. After updating and improving the compressors of the turbo-gas, the power generation increased its capacity in 9 MW ... Learn More

Together with local partners, the Siemens Stiftung has developed a project to improve the drinking water situation in Achocalla, Bolivia. There are two parts to this cooperation project: First, a small enterprise is established to manufacture inexpensive drinking water filters ... Learn More

Desarrollar capacidades de liderazgo, gestión y organización comunitaria en los representantes de las Organizaciones de Base y fortalecer el trabajo conjunto con instituciones y organizaciones de base para a vanzar el desarrollo territorial Learn More

Desarrollo de capacidades para la crianza sostenible de peces nativos. Conservación de ecosistemas acuáticos mediante el uso de agua de lluvia en piscigranjas Learn More

The project consist on: i) installation of water meters, ii) improvement of domestic water connections in employees services and iii) promotion of awareness "Cuidemos el Agua" campaign, directed to UNACEM employees and contractors fostering the reduction of water consumption. Learn More

The project involves the replacement of 12 toilet’s water discharge system in all areas of the Aguaytía Thermoelectric Plant (camps, operations, contractors and administrative areas) with dual type discharge systems, which leads to savings of 30 liters per day. Learn More

UNACEM, aware that the highest direct consumption of water from its Atocongo plant came from the domestic use of the camps, decided in 2015 to initiate a project to reduce water losses in its supply system and thus improve its ... Learn More

Community water supplies: Cerro Corona has committed to providing local communities with additional, potable water during the dry season and has completed a number of projects focussed on water provision to nearby communities as well as improving existing municipal water ... Learn More

Unilever LATAM Homecare has initiated research and response to the crisis, looking at the changing habits of housewives e.g. moving from hosepipe, to bucket and even to direct application of sprays and toilet cleaners - saving time as well as ... Learn More

In Cerro Corona Gold Fields' is improving water quality and access in Hualgayoc City through the construction of a water pipeline from a well at Cerro Corona, a programme to identify and repair water leaks in the existing water infrastructure, ... Learn More

Cerro Corona has proactive engagements with community organisations and local governments where it is a large supplier of potable water to the communities. During 2016 Cerro Corona invested over US$3m in developing and upgrading water systems for nearby communities. This ... Learn More

In the last few years, Braskem invested in reuse projects, such as "Agua Viva", which had an investment of approximately 20 million reals, with a potential water economy of 4 million m_ per year (2012 Annual Report). In addition, Braskem ... Learn More

Development of projects for water reuse and pursue other sources for water withdrawal.The Sustainable Water Management Program(PGSA) aims to identify regions with water shortage risk, to promote direct actions and investments to increase water use efficiency. Learn More

•Apoyar el acceso al agua potable mediante una plataforma virtual que es operada por la Cruz Roja Colombiana, se usa para donar agua haciendo que la solidaridad de los colombianos sea altamente efectiva. Tenemos dos tipos de ayuda 1. En ... Learn More

UNACEM, consciente de que el mayor consumo directo de agua de su planta Atocongo provenía del uso doméstico de los campamentos, decidió en el 2015 iniciar un proyecto para reducir pérdidas de agua en su sistema de abastecimiento y mejorar ... Learn More

El proyecto consiste en instalar equipos de medición, mejoramiento de la red de agua de uso poblacional y difundir las medidas de uso eficiente de consumo de agua mediante la campaña "Cuidemos el agua" dirigida a los trabajdores de UNACEM ... Learn More

JBS promotes good practices for a sustainable agricultural and livestock for farmers, through the New Field Program (Programa Novo Campo), aiming to increase farmers production through the conservation of soil and water. The associated risk with grain purchase (animal feed ... Learn More

Participation at local Hydrographic Basin Committees. The company also adopts several operational actions aiming optimize the use of natural resources in its processes, such as: established site-specific targets, infrastructure investment, increased investment in new technology, promote best practice and awareness. Learn More

The lack of fish farming development projects is causing shortages of fish and health problems in children and pregnant mothers who require this source of protein. The main problem is high level of malnutrition, low rate of employment and consequently ... Learn More

El proyecto contempla el reemplazo de 12 sistemas de descarga de agua de los inodoros en todas las áreas de la Central termoeléctrica Aguaytía (Campamentos, operaciones, contratistas y áreas administrativas) con sistemas de descarga de tipo dual, lo que conlleva ... Learn More

Starbucks and Conservation International began an assessment of the water component of the Coffee and Farmer Equity (C.A.F.E.) Practices program in 2008, focused on 2 stages in the coffee value chain: cultivating, growing and harvesting coffee using methods that avoid ... Learn More

Strenghten capacities in leadership, management and community organization in the representatives of rural sanitation management boards. Strengthening relations with local to support territorial development. The main support of UNACEM Association is the strengthening of local authorities and medical personnel of ... Learn More

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