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Krishna

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Total Organizations: 9
Total Projects: 5
Priority SDGs: --
Priority Industries: --
Profile Completion: 70%

Water Challenges

As reported by organizations on the Hub.

28.6%
Local Water Resource Governance
14.3%
Access to Water Supply and Water Services
14.3%
Compliance with Local Regulations and Widely-Accepted Standards
14.3%
Physical water supply
14.3%
Socioeconomic and Reputation
14.3%
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


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

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

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

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

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

Protect & promote human rights!! We have started a campaign "Water is Human Right" ----Save it b4 it perish !! 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

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

Projects in Krishna


CII-Triveni Water Institute (CII-TWI) undertook a watershed evaluation study for Pune district using world class integrated state-of-the-art tools. The key outcomes were: 1. Assessment of the water availability in the district 2. Evaluation of key schemes in the watershed 3. ... 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

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

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

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

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