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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: 23
Total Projects: 19
Priority SDGs: --
Priority Industries: --
Profile Completion: 70%

Water Challenges

As reported by organizations on the Hub.

16.7%
Compliance with Local Regulations and Widely-Accepted Standards
16.7%
Physical water supply
16.7%
Socioeconomic and Reputation
8.3%
Access to Water Supply and Water Services
8.3%
Influent
8.3%
Local Water Resource Governance
8.3%
Upstream Water Issues
8.3%
Water Demand and Competition among Users
8.3%
Water Pricing

Region Overview

The River Thames flows through southern England. It is the longest river entirely in England and the second longest in the United Kingdom, behind the River Severn. While it is best known because its lower reaches flow through central London, the river flows alongside several other towns and cities, including Oxford, Reading, Henley-on-Thames, Windsor, Kingston upon Thames, and Richmond.

Organizations in Thames


Member of UK-based Anglo American plc mining group. The company develops copper mining projects in Peru. 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

Artos group aims to reveal economically sustainable solutions to help solving problem of safe drinking water in small communities. That is why at Artos we have developed a product, called Healthy Water Maker, which can (by using the latest purifying ... Learn More

Arup takes an integrated approach to deliver solutions for complex water management problems. We understand the interactions between the water cycle and other systems including industry, ecosystems and cities. Our capability encompasses water in natural catchment systems, including flood risk ... Learn More

BPD’s goal is to enhance and increase water and sanitation provision in poor communities by strengthening partnerships. Active since 1998, Building Partnerships for Development in Water and Sanitation (BPD) is the sector leader in providing non-profit, neutral and independent guidance ... Learn More

Coca-Cola Enterprises (CCE) manufactures and distributes some of the most popular beverage brands in the world. The foundation of our business is the world’s most popular non-alcoholic ready-to-drink brand portfolio, which includes the world’s most recognized brand, Coca-Cola, alongside Diet ... Learn More

Enhance the landscape of the 43 square mile Colne Valley Regional Park as the first taste of countryside to the west of London. Objectives: 1) maintain the landscape 2) safeguard the countryside 3) biodiversity 4) recreation 5) rural economy 6) ... Learn More

DLA Piper is a global law firm with a broad range of areas of concentration. Learn More

“IC Medicals” and “ The Emission” are two genetically integrated global internet projects about informational copies of substances and biological objects. DST Foundation initiated the integration of these phenomenal projects in August 2009 as they both are based on usage ... Learn More

ERM is a leading global provider of environmental, health, safety, risk, and social consulting services. With sustainability at the heart of both our services and how we operate our business, we are committed to providing a service that is consistently ... Learn More

Through genuine stakeholder engagement, Future 500 aligns the power of the private sector with the purpose of its most critical stakeholders. We work toward a world that realizes sustainable economic growth by addressing social and environmental externalities with market-based solutions. ... Learn More

International water aid charity. Provides clean water solutions to poor communities in developing countries. Learn More

London Wildlife Trust is the only charity dedicated solely to protecting the capital's wildlife and wild spaces, engaging London's diverse communities through access to our nature reserves, campaigning, volunteering and outdoor learning. Looking after over 40 nature reserves across the ... Learn More

NAQWA is a Russian company which developes and makes nano drinking water recoverers. Our product NAQWA SPRING Drinking Water Recoverer (NAQWA SWR, www.naqwa.com ) created and manufactured in Russia is intended to provide sustainable drinking water solutions first of all ... Learn More

OneWorldStandards Ltd works with leading companies and non-governmental organisations, providing advice and support on all aspects of sustainability standards system development and implementation. Our mission is to maximise the positive social and environmental impacts of trade through the use of ... Learn More

Plan is a global children’s charity. We work with children in the world’s poorest countries to help them build a better future. A future you would want for all children, your family and friends. For over 70 years we’ve been ... Learn More

Prime Advocates is a legal advisory, Social Finance and Impact consultancy. As a not-for-profit organisation we assist a number of "Water" focused organisations to efficiently achieve their goals. We are supported by a panel of global law-firms and have deep ... Learn More

Reed Elsevier is a global provider of world-class information and tools that help our customers advance science, improve medical outcomes, enable better legal decisions, evaluate risk, forge business relationships and gain business insight. All five business units of our company ... Learn More

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VILLAGES UNIS est une ONG Suisse, reconnue d’utilité publique au N° 080.913007 date de la décision 18/12/2013 et basée dans la république et Canton de Genève Elle est active dans les domaines de la coopération au développement, à l'aide humanitaire ... 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

World Vision is a global Christian relief, development and advocacy organisation dedicated to working with children, families and communities to overcome poverty and injustice. We work in 57 countries around the world in WASH, and we are one of the ... Learn More

Promoting the use of innovative water-from-air tech for evaporation and condensate recapture &amp; reuse by communities and businesses resiliently adapting to global warming and responding to disasters. In arid and drying regions lacking or losing surface and groundwaters, atmospheric (clean) ... Learn More

Projects in Thames


The ALFA project aims at protecting citizens in Northwest Europe against the effects of flooding due to climate change. All partners face the same problems and challenges due to climate change: creating new floodplains, their effects for inhabitants, and their ... Learn More

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Situated just to the east of Tower Bridge on the south bank of the River Thames, Chambers Wharf was for many years one of the capital’s major cold stores. Having fallen into disuse, the site, owned by international property development ... Learn More

The Colne Valley Park is the first large taste of countryside to the west of London. The Park, which was founded in 1965, stretches from Rickmansworth in the north to Staines and the Thames in the south, Uxbridge and Heathrow ... Learn More

Earthwatch run FreshWater Watch, an employee engagement programme which raises awareness of fresh water issues through our hands-on Citizen Science Leader training days. In addition to raising awareness these training days enable employees to participate in a citizen science programme ... Learn More

Faced with growing problems related to water scarcity and pollution, the UK Environment Agency commissioned the Water Footprint Network to conduct a comprehensive Water Footprint Assessment of surface and groundwater in 35 sub-catchments in the Hertfordshire and North London Area. ... Learn More

London Wildlife Trust has launched The Lost Effra Project; a new initiative led by LWT and funded by Defra and the Carnegie UK Trust. This project aims to produce a water management strategy on how to transform a London district ... Learn More

The Maidenhead to Teddington Catchment Partnership is a focussed group of local stakeholders who are working together through a Catchment Based Approach (CaBA) to improve the Lower Thames Catchment and tributaries and bring direct on-the-ground benefit to people and wildlife ... Learn More

The project will develop a market based catchment restoration scheme which will be based on a Payments for Ecosystem Services (PES) model and aims to identify both delivery and funding mechanisms to lever private investment for catchment restoration. Learn More

Thames21’s goal in the non- tidal Thames area is to instigate, develop, and manage a programme of community engagement and environmental enhancement activities. It also seeks to provide a resource of local volunteers, at key locations along the Non-Tidal Thames ... Learn More

Europes largest permeable paving coach and car park. London's 2012 Olympic Games posed some unique challenges for organisers. In order to reduce congestion on the roads around the main venue thousands of spectators were brought in by coach. The Northern ... Learn More

PINPOINT is a joint project between Association of Rivers Trusts and The England Catchment Sensitive Farming Delivery Initiative (ECSFDI) to provide training for Rivers Trusts staff, support and advice materials so that they can better advise farmers in England on ... Learn More

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The Rivers Trust, together with nine partners from Finland, Latvia, Ireland, Netherlands, Slovenia, Greece and Romania, has begun a 3-year project funded under the INTERREG IVC programme. TRAP – Territories of Rivers Action Plans – deals with the challenge of ... Learn More

Wildlife and Countryside Link is an umbrella body, whose purpose is to bring together voluntary organisations in the UK to protect and enhance wildlife, landscape and the marine environment, and to further the quiet enjoyment and appreciation of the countryside. Learn More

Coca-Cola Enterprises is working in conjunction with the WWF-UK and Coca-Cola Great Britain as part of a partnership aimed at reducing our impact on the freshwater environment, investing in natural capital, and encouraging the supply chain, businesses and others to ... Learn More

A Water Framework Directive funded project to engage the communities of the Thames in producing a catchment plan to improve the health of the River Thames into the future, with the ultimate aim of enabling the river to reach 'good ... Learn More

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