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Total Organizations: 13
Total Projects: 16
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Profile Completion: 70%

Water Challenges

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33.3%
Land Use Issues
33.3%
Local Water Resource Governance
33.3%
Water Demand and Competition among Users

Region Overview

The Krishna River is the third longest river in central−southern India, after the Ganges and the Godavari. The river is almost 1,300 kilometres long. The river is also called Krishnaveni .

Organizations in Krishna


Anheuser-Busch InBev is a publicly traded company (Euronext: ABI) based in Leuven, Belgium, with American Depositary Receipts on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: BUD). With a portfolio of well over 200 beer brands, it is the leading global brewer, … Learn More

Banka BioLoo provides sustainable sanitation solutions and re-use of the effluent water of the bio-toilets. The solutions address the following customer needs/pain points: • Meet the need for basic, easy-to-install and hygienic human waste disposal mechanism in areas with no … Learn More

Change Planet Partners Climate Innovation Foundation is an independent public trust registered in March 2011 in Hyderabad, Telangana, India with registration number 61/IV/2011. We are a 12AA certified entity with full tax-exempt status. Our climate nonprofit's climate innovations' promotion mandate … Learn More

Diageo plc is a British multinational alcoholic beverages company, with its headquarters in London, England. Diageo is the world's largest producer of spirits and a key producer of beer. Diageo's commitment to water stewardship is outlined in its Blueprint Water … Learn More

Maithri Aquatech's mission is to produce potable water sustainably from thin air and serve a fundamental right to global societies. Learn More

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

Olam International is a leading agri-business operating from seed to shelf in 65 countries, supplying food and industrial raw materials to over 13,800 customers worldwide. Our team of 23,000 employees has built a leadership position in many businesses including cocoa, … Learn More

Tech Mahindra Limited is an Indian multinational provider of information technology, networking technology solutions and Business Process Outsourcing to various industry verticals and horizontals. Learn More

About the Centre: The Centre for Environment, Urban Governance and Infrastructure Development (CEUGID) is one of the 12 centres at Administrative Staff College of India (ASCI). Our mission is to accelerate SDG 6.2 for 10% of India's urban population by … 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

Established in 1993, Watershed Organization Trust (WOTR) has, over the years, entered diverse sectors and grown institutionally and geographically. It is one of the premier NGOs tackling water scarcity, rural poverty, and food insecurity in the dry lands of India … Learn More

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SaciWATERs, the South Asia Consortium for Interdisciplinary Water Resources Studies, is a policy research institute based in Hyderabad, India. From its inception in 2001, it has focused on critical issues related to water resources management in south Asia. A key … Learn More

Projects in Krishna


In Honduras, Hurricane ETA was devastating. It left many families homeless and without safe water for over a month. Xylem Watermark, together with Diseine (our distributor in Honduras), Planet Water and DHL, made it possible to carry, install and run … Learn More

Located in Karnataka, the project consists in the construction of a 21MW wind farm in the district of Koppal. It is constructed to deliver renewable power to the Indian power grid. A total of 10 turbines are installed, each with … Learn More

•Project goal: To enhance and sustain the availability of safe drinking water throughout the year in select villages in water-scarce Gulbarga and Raichur districts, Karnataka state •Demonstrate community-led drinking water security through groundwater recharge replenishment and effective management of available … Learn More

Our company Maithri Aquatech has developed MEGHDOOT (which in Sanskrit means Messenger of the Clouds), an Atmospheric Water Generator which produces the purest form of potable water from the humidity present in the AIR! The water is also microbe-free and … Learn More

Indian cities are running out of water. 11 of IndiaÕs 20 largest cities face ÔextremeÕ water stress, while seven others face ÔhighÕ stress At least half the urban water supplies in India are through groundwater, and IndiaÕs urban groundwater resources … Learn More

Panama's Azuero peninsula is a degraded agricultural landscape that is only 7% forested. Globally, less than 2% of dry forest remains. Extreme forest fragmentation endangers our endemic wildlife through habitat loss & reduces the productivity of local farmland. Climate change … Learn More

The Water Stewardship project aimed to improve and strengthen sustainable access to water and sanitation for the communities of 12 project villages, spread across Nanded and Baramati villages in the Indian state of Maharashtra. The project was implemented from January … Learn More

The HUF-SAMUHA Partnership believes that the present flood-irrigated HEIDA (High External Inputs Destructive Agriculture) paddy cultivation practices consumes undesirable levels of water, and which introduces unacceptable levels of systemic chemicals and synthetics into the food chain needs to be shifted … Learn More

WaterHealth India (WHIN) is a wholly owned subsidiary of WaterHealth International, a company that aims at providing scalable, safe drinking water solutions to underserved areas in India through advanced technology and self-sustaining business models based on WaterHealth Centres. These centres … Learn More

In FY17, Formosa Taffeta Changshu, a materials vendor, was near the bottom of our global ranking in terms of freshwater efficiency. Considering all freshwater use (rather than just for dyeing and finishing), its FY16 baseline was 205 liters of freshwater … Learn More

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 on fresh water through STP and rain … Learn More

This project would bring safe drinking water to the villagers of GATHAM PAKALA | ASRADA | BHEEMANAPALLI, who've been fetching water from spring sources. They contaminate the source and consume the same for their household and ablution purposes. This project … Learn More

This project brings safe drinking water to the villagers of Palada, who've been fetching water from spring sources. They contaminate the same source from which they consume for their household and ablution purposes. This project also introduces sanitation and community … Learn More

This project would bring safe drinking water to the villagers of Rintada who've been fetching water from spring sources. They contaminate the source and consume the same for their household and ablution purposes. Learn More

Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Kerala, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Odisha, Pondicherry, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Delhi Assam, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Punjab, Haryana, Tripura, Uttarakhand Water.org has reached 15 million people in India with lasting access to water … Learn More

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

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