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Godavari

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Total Organizations: 10
Total Projects: 35
Priority SDGs: --
Priority Industries: --
Profile Completion: 70%

Water Challenges

As reported by organizations on the Hub.

40.0%
Access to Water Supply and Water Services
20.0%
Local Water Resource Governance
20.0%
Physical water supply
20.0%
Socioeconomic and Reputation

Region Overview

The Godavari is the second longest river in India after the river Ganga. It starts in Maharashtra and flows for 1,465 kilometres (910 mi) into the Bay of Bengal via the states of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. It forms one of the largest river basins in India

Organizations in Godavari


Ambuja Cements Ltd is India’s foremost cement company known for its hassle-free, home-building solutions. Unique products tailor-made for Indian climatic conditions, sustainable operations and initiatives that advance the company’s philosophy of contributing to the larger good of the society, have ... Learn More

Arsenic Knowledge and Action Network aims to drive knowledge sharing and problem-solving by collaborative action in the water sector. It lends itself to arsenic mitigation efforts of provincial governments and civil society groups by aiding them in developing appropriate solution ... Learn More

GSK is a science-led global healthcare company – with three world-leading businesses – that researches, develops and manufactures innovative pharmaceutical medicines, vaccines and consumer healthcare products. Fresh water is critical to achieving universal health coverage, to providing sanitation facilities, and ... Learn More

Infosys Limited is an Indian multinational corporation that provides business consulting, information technology and outsourcing services. It has its headquarters in Bengaluru, Karnataka, India. Learn More

The Pacific Institute envisions a world in which society, the economy, and the environment have the water they need to thrive now and in the future. In pursuit of this vision, the Institute creates and advances solutions to the world’s ... Learn More

Prospex design, manufacture and supply advanced reliable and cost-effective equipment’s &amp; infrastructure for corporate, urban and rural farming communities. Learn More

Raise For Sustainability is an initiative of a team of young change makers that works diligently to enable youth to comprehend the importance of the environment and environmental sustainability, makes concerted efforts to conserve it and tries to make the ... Learn More

The Toilet Board Coalition (TBC) is a business platform enabling private sector engagement; connecting large and small companies; and ensuring close collaboration between private, public and non-profit sectors with the common goal to accelerate the business of sanitation for all. ... Learn More

WASH is critical to leading healthy lives. Yet billions of people every day still do not have access to safe and clean water for drinking or washing, toilets and basic hygiene requirements to ensure that they stay healthy and well. ... Learn More

WaterAid is an international NGO focused exclusively on ensuring equitable access to safe water, sanitation and hygiene education for the world’s poorest communities. Formed in 1981 we have been working in water, sanitation and hygiene for over 30 years. To ... Learn More

Projects in Godavari


2030 Water Resources Group (2030 WRG) and Hindustan Unilever Foundation established a partnership to develop innovative, large-scale solutions for India's water challenges. The solutions are to focus on technology, finance, knowledge, and results-based implementation and will target the agriculture sector, ... Learn More

Daikin Industries is securing rainwater and air conditioning drain water as a backup water supply. The company also reduced the amount of water it uses, for example, by cleaning purified sewage with activated carbon. Learn More

Globally we have established programs to help us drive water efficiency at our manufacturing sites and those platforms have helped us reduce our overall water footprint. The results of our global direct operations water risk assessment will further allow us ... Learn More

All global manufacturing sites are expected to follow and implement the performance expectations. The Water Stewardship Standard focuses on Management Commitment, Water Balance, Water Stewardship Planning, Water Risk Assessments, Water Conservation Assessments, Equipment & Systems, and Communication. In addition, as ... Learn More

Conventionally, farmers across Pakistan cultivate rice by sowing seeds within nurseries, and then transplanting the seedlings into the puddled soil of the paddy fields. However, this approach requires large amounts of water, as well as labour and fuel. Also, in ... Learn More

The company works to align public policy positions with water stewardship goals and increase community development activities by making liaisons with other companies or the government to provide mechanisms for the villagers to have access to potable water. Learn More

Bayer is actively engaged in a continuous dialogue with stakeholders including e.g. employees, customers, neighbors, NGOs, politicians and the general public. We are actively participating in stakeholder panels at river-basin level ranging from the participation in community panels, e.g. in ... Learn More

Essilor launched a global program “Reboost” to continuously improve the production process through increased water efficiency and to share the best practices in global operations. Thanks to the investment (mainly on MBBR Plant, STP Plant, ETP Plant, WTP Plant, Hard ... Learn More

In the reporting year, Marico has created farm ponds and water catchment area to maintain the ground water table and for the benefit of the community. Farm Pond: In the current year, we executed the project of constructing 60 farm ... Learn More

In 2017, Inditex continued to integrate sustainability criteria for the use of water in all of its business areas, thanks to the implementation of its Global Water Management Strategy. The rational use of water and zero discharge commitment of undesirable ... Learn More

We see an opportunity to reduce costs incurred in purchasing water; also dependency on fresh water sources that is threatened by over utilization and climate change through Water recycling. We recognize the need to report quantifiable water metrics and targets ... Learn More

JTEKT and its major suppliers are together working on improvement activities with group targets set for reduction in water consumption in addition to data reporting on water consumption. We collect and share improvement examples of water consumption reduction at the ... Learn More

In India, cultivating 1 kg of sugar cane can require between 1,500 and 3,000 litres of water. With the support of partners IFC, Hindustan Unilever Foundation, Solidaridad and New Holland, Olam’s smallholder OLC programme in Maharastra and Madhya Pradesh, which ... Learn More

Project WET is currently active in more than 75 countries around the world through a network of partner organizations that range from small NGOs to major international corporations and organizations. We only go where we’re invited! We work with our ... Learn More

H&M teamed up with 15 supplier factories in this area and WaterAid to change this for the workers, their families and the surrounding community, promoting access to clean water and sanitation as well as health education. Learn More

Installing rainwater harvesting structures across India to reduce water scarcity, this program works to combat depleting groundwater levels with simple and effective solutions. Rainwater harvesting is the process of collecting and storing rainwater and preventing its runoff, evaporation and seepage ... Learn More

Managing water scarity is a key priority in India where demand exceeds supply and quality is declining. The root of the problem is in agricultural water use, so, partners, we have worked with more than 18,00 farmers beyond our value ... Learn More

This facility has identified and contracted alternative water supplies from more remote sources not under water stress. Alternative water supply is delivered by a private water company that sources water from non-stressed water bodies. Learn More

Essilor has launched its Supplier Sustainability Program (SSP) in 2015, managed by 2 dedicated FTEs. The program includes a new supplier charter with consideration of environmental responsibility of our suppliers including water criteria, sustainability training for the suppliers, use of ... Learn More

The company sets up farmer support projects that teach farmers a range of good agricultural practices including improved irrigation techniques. We have partnered with drip irrigation providers to supply farmers with modern irrigation systems at a subsidized rate. We are ... Learn More

The strategy is about giving potable water to communities found nearby, Metalsa provides water education and also a biological treatment plant was developed in order to attend the needs of the community. Learn More

The site have invested £2 million in water conservation measures, to improve water use rates by 50% and minimise water withdrawals. The project was completed in the current reporting year. Additionally, the overall project at Pioneer site will also involve ... Learn More

Marico water management strategy critically considers the risk of non-availability or shortage of water in the near future which could lead to disruption in the our production capability. Our 2022 water target to offset 100% of water consumed in our ... Learn More

The company has invested a huge amount to augment infrastructure at Steel Works and raw material divisions to reduce its dependency on fresh water. All our raw material divisions consume fresh water mainly for domestic purposes. The requirement of process ... Learn More

Various projects have been implemented in TSL to mitigate the risk under the umbrella of Zero Effluent Discharge. These projects have already helped us to reduce our fresh water requirement significantly. Other than ZED projects TSL has invested heavily to ... Learn More

In our factories located across India, we support water efficiency projects through the central capital programme. During 2017, we invested nearly 1.7m Euro through our sustainability capital programme into the sites located in the Ganges Basin. These projects include processing ... Learn More

Apart from water efficiency, reuse and recycling in operation of the plant, we have undertaken a "Water Positive" program which intends to return back more water to nature and society than it uses for operations by following water efficiency, water ... Learn More

Apart from water efficiency, reuse and recycling in operation of the plant, we have undertaken a "Water Positive" program which intends to return back more water to nature and society than it uses for operations by following water efficiency, water ... Learn More

Apart from water efficiency, reuse and recycling in operation of the plant, we have undertaken a "Water Positive" program which intends to return back more water to nature and society than it uses for operations by following water efficiency, water ... Learn More

Through LightStay, every hotel in our portfolio is required to regularly report and monitor all sources of water use against an improvement goal. In addition to this, hotels are required to always have an active water-related sustainability improvement project registered. ... Learn More

Pfizer has completed initial assessments of antibiotic discharges at all our Pfizer-owned and operated manufacturing sites and at our antibiotics suppliers in India. While many of these assessments indicate good practices are being implemented, work to further characterize risk and ... Learn More

Together with the Coca-Cola Company, we have a target to replenish all of the water used in our beverages, where it is sourced from areas of water stress, by 2020. In Spain, our SVAs have shown that we operate in ... Learn More

Water recycling and rain water harvesting systems. In case of a change in availability of water, we are resilient to adverse effect due to these measures. We see an opportunity to reduce costs incurred in purchasing water and also dependency ... Learn More

WWF’s water risk assessment identified priority regions for PVH to focus our collective action water stewardship initiatives based on the level of risk defined by the WWF’s Water Risk Filter tool and PVH's sourcing communities. One of those key locations ... Learn More

Women + Water Alliance CONTEXT The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Gap Inc. share a common interest in improving the health and well-being of the women, families, and communities touched by the global apparel industry through improved ... Learn More

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