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Area: 5888268 km2
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Brazil; Peru; Suriname; France; Colombia; Guyana; Bolivia; Venezuela; Ecuador
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Santa Cruz; Manaus; La Paz
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Total Organizations: 13
Total Projects: 19
Priority SDGs: --
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Profile Completion: 50%

Water Challenges

As reported by organizations on the Hub.

33.3%
Access to Water Supply and Water Services
33.3%
Physical water supply
16.7%
Land Use Issues
16.7%
Water Pricing

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Organizations in Tejo


ADS (Action, development, sustainability), is a non-governmental development organization (NGDO) dedicated to humanitarian aid and cooperation projects in the areas of water supply and health care, in the pursuit of the Millennium Development Goals. ADS is a non-denominational and apolitical … Learn More

ACCIONA is a global company with a business model based on sustainability. Its aim is to respond to society’s main needs through the provision of renewable energy, infrastructure, water and services. With a presence in more than 40 countries, it … Learn More

Agbar is constituted by more than 230 companies and with more than 140 years of history. Agbar is specialized in the services of health, certification, construction and communications networks. 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

Banco Santander is a Spanish multinational commercial bank and financial services company founded and based in Santander, Spain. For Banco Santander, being sustainable implies doing business and, at the same time, contributing to the economic and social progress of the … Learn More

CEPSA is a global, integrated company operating across the entire oil and gas value chain. The company promotes the best practices to achieve the most efficient management possible regarding its work with the environment. 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

The Euro-Mediterranean Irrigators Community (EIC) is a non-profit association that brings together European and Mediterranean organizations dedicated to groundwater and surface water management. The main objective of this Association is to facilitate information exchange, knowledge, plans, experiences, etc. among irrigators … Learn More

Grupo Angel Camacho produces, processes, and markets food products for retail service, food service, and food industry markets in Spain and internationally. It provides olives, edible oils, jams and marmalades, capers, caperberries and pickles, condiments, and teas. Learn More

Industria de Diseño Textil, S.A. is a Spanish multinational clothing company headquartered in Arteixo, Galicia. Inditex, the biggest fashion group in the world, operates over 7,200 stores in 93 markets worldwide. Learn More

Water from atmosphear - Water purification with Hydrogen extraction- Water purification machines- Legionella encapsulation destruction in refrigeration tubes with a special machine. Learn More

At 9 years old, Felix Finkbeiner launched the youth initiative Plant-for-the-Planet in 2007. So far, more than 91,000 youth in 75 countries have been trained as Climate Justice Ambassadors that give speeches to their peers and adults, and fight for … 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

Projects in Tejo


Cemex has partnered with governments in Spain, Mexico, Egypt, and others to deliver soap and water and sanitize markets, university campuses, hospital entrances, and other public areas. Cemex has also set up sanitation tents in the Philippines and distributed hundreds … Learn More

Chawalla River - Our efforts to support water availability in specific risk areas led to four different projects, of which one was finished in Nigeria's Kano State in 2019. Our investment in new wells and new piping to transport water … Learn More

Acciona is lending technical and logistical assistance to institutions whose resources are strained by the pandemic. For example, it is disinfecting the premises of the Red Cross of Madrid and providing cleaning services in Spain's Room Mate Hotels that are … Learn More

Restoring ecosystems and promoting social welfare with farmers of La Mancha Created in 2013 this project aims at: Supporting farmers with new income generation through productive tree planting. Preserving the local biodiversity through habitats restoration. Promoting sustainable agricultural practices with … Learn More

Green Lands seeks to co-create resilient communities through ecosystem restoration, basic service provision and social innovation. About the Proram Green Lands is a program that involves four basic aspects for self-sufficiency in rural areas. The process of implementation will be … Learn More

Background Traditional salt pans and small salt pans are in continuous decline from the 50s of the twentieth century. As reported in many works, in the Mediterranean basin and the Black Sea region there are more than 170 saltworks (of … Learn More

In order to cope with extreme droughts that may affect quality, quantity and price of water intensive raw materials, Inditex is fostering the use of materials obtained from more sustainable sources. Raw material choices are closely intertwined with our biodiversity, … Learn More

Building on over a decade of focus on operational water efficiency, P&amp;G is now working towards a holistic water stewardship strategy throughout its value chain. An evaluation of water risks across the life cycle of its products helped P&amp;G select … Learn More

The Posidonia littoral zone (Posidonia-beach-dune system) is a valuable natural asset affected by a variety of impacts and pressures. Drifting vegetation of Posidonia forming banquettes along the beaches is a common feature of many coasts. However, residues of seagrass Posidonia … Learn More

Summary of action Iberdrola SA is strongly committed to transparency and water stewardship to mitigate risk and increase shared value. For this reason it has modernized 45 of its 92 small hydropower plants, promoted environmental sustainability among suppliers, and joined … Learn More

This project reduced water withdrawals for irrigation by implementing conservation agriculture practices. The project reduced stress on the aquifer, protecting Las Tablas de Daimiel wetland. Learn More

Coca-Cola Spain and WWF Spain worked together from 2008 to 2013 to restore areas in the Guadiana River Basin. The Guadiana River Basin covers approximately 12% of the Iberian Peninsula. Portions of the basin are highly impacted by intensive flow … Learn More

MexicoÕs mountain ranges, valleys and coastal plains form a set of 757 watersheds. Increased vulnerability to landslides, floods and droughts have been forecast as a direct result of extreme precipitation in the two drainage basins targeted in this project. In … Learn More

Cities were designed to treat rainwater as a problemÑto move it away from people and property as quickly as possible. These design choices have damaged our water supplies. Because of massive trends towards urbanization globally, stormwater (i.e., untreated rainwater) is … Learn More

California is facing a water crisis. The state has one of the most engineered and over-subscribed water systems in the world, meaning significantly more water is promised to users than is actually available. And climate change is making the swings … Learn More

EDP is investing in a reserve tank with automated connections to reduce between 20-30% of water withdrawals from the Ebro river in dry seasons. Project Results Reduce water withdrawals Learn More

We continued our dialogue with customers and suppliers in the China region to assess water-related risks (both threats and opportunities) in our value chain. We began a program of Water Resource Situational Analyses (WRSA) to inform post-FY2022 operated asset context-based … Learn More

As part of CCEP’s This is Forward Sustainability Action Plan, we have a target to replenish 100% of the water used in our beverages, where it is sourced from areas of water stress, by 2020. In Spain, our SVAs have … Learn More

The WaterBee Smart Irrigation Demonstration Action is the follow-on phase from the very successful FP7-SME-007-1 WaterBee “Research for SMEs” project (222440) that ended in September 2010, and very convincingly researched, developed &amp; proved the concept of the WaterBee Prototype to … Learn More

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