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Potomac River

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Area: 5888268 km2
Countries:
Brazil; Peru; Suriname; France; Colombia; Guyana; Bolivia; Venezuela; Ecuador
Cities:
Santa Cruz; Manaus; La Paz
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Total Organizations: 15
Total Projects: 0
Priority SDGs: --
Priority Industries: --
Profile Completion: 40%

Water Challenges

As reported by organizations on the Hub.

33.3%
Access to Water Supply and Water Services
33.3%
Local Water Resource Governance
33.3%
Physical water supply

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Organizations in Potomac River


Conservation International (CI) works to ensure a healthy and productive planet for us all. Yet economic and infrastructure development, which are so necessary for human well-being, can also have serious impacts on nature. That is why CI is working at … Learn More

The Dow Chemical Company, commonly referred to as Dow, was an American multinational chemical corporation headquartered in Midland, Michigan, United States, and the predecessor of the merged company DowDuPont. Learn More

Global Empowers is a purpose-driven social enterprise that exists to Uplift And Free People To Empower Each Other. Our Water Does Matter project aims to improve rural communities' health and living standards in Zambia and across Sub-Saharan Africa by providing … Learn More

The Global Environment &amp; Technology Foundation's mission is to accelerate sustainable development through partnerships that deliver impact at scale. GETF strives to uplift communities through water access, sanitation and hygiene, health systems strengthening, entrepreneurship, women’s empowerment, sustainable agriculture and climate … Learn More

Initiative: Eau is an American 501(c)3 non-profit, non-governmental organization whose mission is to strengthen water, sanitation, and hygiene capacity in developing areas and crisis zones. Learn More

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is the largest global development institution focused exclusively on the private sector in developing countries. Established in 1956, IFC is owned by 184 member countries, a group that collectively determines our policies. … Learn More

When it comes to helping our clients address their sustainability needs, LMI brings all the right pieces. Our holistic approach considers the all-important environmental, social and economic dimensions while bringing in another critical element of balance—between recognized best practices and … Learn More

Mars has been proudly family owned for over 100 years. It’s this independence that gives us the gift of freedom to think in generations, not quarters, so we can invest in the long-term future of our business, our people and … Learn More

The Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) is an independent U.S. foreign aid agency helping to reduce global poverty through economic growth. The MCC model fulfills this mission by focusing on policy reforms, economic growth opportunities that deliver tangible results and shared … Learn More

The Oblates of Mary Immaculate is a Catholic religious order of priests and brothers working with the poor in 65 countries. in the US, the Faith Responsible Investing Program works to advance just practices and policies by corporations in their … Learn More

Launched at the 2013 World Water Week in Stockholm, Securing Water for Food: A Grand Challenge for Development is supported by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida), and the Ministry of … Learn More

An agreement created in 2011 between the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), FEMSA Foundation, the Global Environment Facility (GEF), the International Climate Initiative (IKI), and The Nature Conservancy (TNC) to contribute to water security in Latin America and the Caribbean through … Learn More

WaterRising Institute is a women-led nonprofit that accelerates real-time and sustainable management of water that is secure for people and the planet, through innovation, investment partnerships and water literacy. Our approach is systems-based, global and people-focused, with emphasis on equity, … Learn More

Trout Unlimited is North America's leading coldwater fisheries conservation organization, with more than 155,000 members dedicated to conserving, protecting, and restoring North America's coldwater fisheries and their watersheds. Our volunteers contribute more than 700,000 hours a year on projects that … Learn More

WRI is a global research organization that spans more than 50 countries, with offices in the United States, China, India, Brazil, and more. Our more than 300 experts and staff work closely with leaders to turn big ideas into action … Learn More

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