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5888268 km2
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Santa Cruz; Manaus; La Paz
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Total Organizations: 115
Total Projects: 102
Priority SDGs: --
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Profile Completion: 50%

Water Challenges

As reported by organizations on the Hub.

18.6%
Access to Water Supply and Water Services
15.5%
Local Water Resource Governance
15.5%
Physical water supply
13.4%
Compliance with Local Regulations and Widely-Accepted Standards
10.3%
Water Demand and Competition among Users
9.3%
Influent
6.2%
Socioeconomic and Reputation
6.2%
Upstream Water Issues
3.1%
Land Use Issues
2.1%
Water Pricing

Region Overview

Organizations in South Africa


Alegria activity S.L. produces special purpose mobile units. These mobile units are special purpose vehicles used to deploy any kind of service directly and easily to any location and social community in order to conduct turn-key campaigns in HEALTH, EDUCATION, ... Learn More

The Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) is a partnership of some of the world’s leaders in sustainable water resource management, bringing together businesses, multilateral agencies, governments, civil society and communities to drive consensus-based actions on shared water risk. At the ... Learn More

ÁLON connects people and resources to raise awareness, converge best practice and collaboration, to support the transition of industries, leaders & lifestyles dependent on water – towards minimizing our water footprints. 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

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A Tanzania consulting firm on development issues including water, sanitation, energy and climate change. Learn More

AquaFed is the International Federation of Private Water Operators Learn More

Production of chemicals and equipment for potable water treatment and industrial water preparing. 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

ASMAN Software Solutions Private Limited is a provider of cutting edge software consultancy, design and development services with headquarters in Hyderabad, India. The company made its inception into the IT arena in 2011 and offers a comprehensive range of Software ... Learn More

Our core categories that receive our highest focus include Regional Brands, Anaesthetics, Thrombosis, High Potency &amp; Cytotoxics and Nutritionals. Our manufacturing capabilities are scaleable to demand and cover a wide variety of product types including injectables, oral solid dose, liquids, ... Learn More

Barloworld is a distributor of leading global brands with head offices in Johannesburg (South Africa) and Maidenhead (United Kingdom), providing integrated rental, fleet management, product support and logistics solutions. Barloworld is committed to conducting its operations in an environmentally responsible ... Learn More

El GRUPO BIOSFERA, THINK TANK EN INVESTIGACIÓN DE FUTUROS SUSTENTABLES SAC. (BIOSFERA, INVESTIGACIÓN DE FUTUROS) es un equipo de análisis cuyo core business es la investigación prospectiva para la construcción de futuros deseables (futurables), asociados a la sustentabilidad (planeamiento estratégico ... Learn More

Bloem Water is a State owned entity responsible for bulk water abstractions and purification for supply to major municipalities in the Free State province. Bloem Water abstract water from Caledon and Orange rivers respectively. Bloem Water is responsible for water ... Learn More

Blue Planet Network provides a technology platform for funders to easily select, monitor, and manage WASH projects that have been peer reviewed and vetted for quality and sustainability. Each member project must pass a rigorous peer review and planning process ... Learn More

"Develop women’s professional and leadership potential at all levels", with the determination that our effort will lead to "Equal Participation of Women and Men in Power and Decision-Making Roles". Main focus: Policy and legislation; participation of all stakeholders, especially women ... Learn More

Candor Governance Enables Ethical Business. We turn complex corporate governance requirements into practical, tangible artifacts and actions. We specialize in the application of King III, South Africa's Code of Corporate Governance. This includes: > Governance of Social, Ethics and Environment ... Learn More

CAWST, the Centre for Affordable Water and Sanitation Technology, is a non-profit organization that provides training and consulting to organizations that work directly with populations in developing countries who lack access to clean water and basic sanitation. CAWST "walks beside" ... Learn More

The Centre for Advanced Research & Development (CARD) is a non-government agency established, in India, with its Head quarters in Bhopal in Madhya Pradesh established in 1992. The CARD has been established to promote advanced research and to apply its ... Learn More

Independent advisory company seeking to catalyse environmental investments Main focus areas within water issues: water and irrigation, water and sanitation, water and business risk Learn More

The Climate Connected Benefit Society is an industrial and provident society for the benefit of the community – a very simple funding vehicle, which allows ordinary, socially aware investors in the UK to put their capital to work in a ... Learn More

Ingenieria y Consultoría Ambiental. Learn More

De Beers, established in 1888, is the world's leading diamond company with unrivalled expertise in the exploration, mining and marketing of diamonds. Learn More

Deltares is an independent, institute for applied research in the field of water, subsurface and infrastructure. Throughout the world, we work on smart solutions, innovations and applications for people, environment and society. Our main focus is on deltas, coastal regions ... Learn More

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH is a federally owned organisation. We work worldwide in the field of international cooperation for sustainable development. Our mandate is to support the German Government in achieving its development objectives. We provide viable, ... Learn More

Distell Group Limited is a multinational brewing and beverage company based in South Africa 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

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

Reiki can make water system save to drink What is Reiki Reiki. This method is a form of spiritual healing. Reiki can help Bring the body into harmony and Strengthen the energy field. USED It is Also as A form ... Learn More

The Endangered Wildlife Trust is a non governmental, non-profit, conservation organization, founded in 1973 and operating throughout southern Africa. The EWT conserves threatened species and ecosystems in southern Africa by initiating research and conservation action programmes, implementing projects which mitigate ... Learn More

South African non-profit organisation working for environmental and social justice and ecological integrity in the fields of water, climate change, agriculture and fair trade. The water and climate change programme aims to mitigate and strengthen resilience to climate change through ... Learn More

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First Climate is a globally leading provider of water project development and carbon offset services. We help our corporate clients across Europe, Asia-Pacific and the US to get engaged in water stewardship activities and manage and compensate their carbon emissions. ... 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

Water competition and water scarcity pose a financial and strategic risk to business Opportunities exist for businesses of all sizes, and across all sectors to reduce their reliance on water. Organisations are finding that there is a strong business case ... Learn More

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Headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa, Gold Fields Limited is one of the world’s largest gold mining firms. Learn More

GSMA Mobile for Development brings together our mobile operator members, the wider mobile industry and the development community to drive commercial mobile services for underserved people in emerging markets. We identify opportunities for social, economic and environmental impact and stimulate ... Learn More

Hatfield Consultants is a pioneer in the field of providing environmental consulting services with a 35-year history of providing innovative solutions to complex environmental challenges. Hatfield takes pride in developing the skills and capabilities of our staff, and in establishing ... Learn More

The main focus of the Hippo Roller is the manufacturing and distribution of Hippo Water Rollers both locally and internationally with support from Corporate Social Investment, Governments, NGOs and other organisations and individuals. Hippo Roller seeks to partner with many ... Learn More

Hosken Consolidated Investments Limited (HCI) is a black empowerment investment holding company which is listed in the financial sector on the JSE Securities Exchange South Africa. HCI’s major shareholder is the South African Clothing and Textile Workers Union. Learn More

HPC's three main areas of excellence in the day to day business are: • Environmental Consultancy • Infrastructure Planning • Site Recycling HPC has 350 staff throughout Europe and an annual turnover of approx. 40 Mil EUROS. HPC is the ... Learn More

Since its foundation in May 2007, HYTECON has generated an established market position within the field of consulting services for water and technical hygiene related aspects, focussing especially on innovative and customer-oriented solutions. A highly experienced team of microbiologists and ... Learn More

To build dignity and pride in marginalised communities through skills development and personal capacity growth through ethical community development programmes that promote ecosystem stewardship. Learn More

A professional services firm, focusing on the water, wastewater & environment sector. Provides: project management; IWRM; WCDM; Water Quality; Regulatory compliance; Hazard & Risk Management in the sector; Institutional alignment to water & wastewater services delivery. Learn More

IMAECSED since 1995 is dedicated for philanthropic activities for the common people of the country and outside. Out of its other activities supply of Clean Water has taken as a most important works. Many places like School, Colleges, Offices, Industry ... Learn More

Purpose of the organization is to promote socio, economic and cultural advancement of weaker sections by education, training, research and field action programs. Specific focus is to promote awareness on water sanitation among rural poor communities and help them to ... Learn More

The IWSD aims to assist in the achievement of sustainable development of water resources and waste management, environmental integrity, poverty reduction and gender equity through the provision of, and support to, development agencies in Zimbabwe and the Africa region. In ... Learn More

Currently celebrating its 42nd year, ICCR is the pioneer coalition of active shareholders who view the management of their investments as a catalyst for change. Its 300 member organizations with over $100 billion in AUM have an enduring record of ... Learn More

Since 1990, the International Business Leaders Forum (IBLF) has been an independent, global members organization of over 100 leading multinational companies. We work across the sectors of business, government and civil society focusing on critical sustainability, growth and leadership issues. ... Learn More

A just world that values and conserves nature Learn More

The International Water Association (IWA) is an organisation that brings together people from across the water profession to deliver equitable and sustainable water solutions for our world. As a global network of water professionals, we seek to engage and partner ... Learn More

IWMI is one of 15 international research centers supported by the network of 60 governments, private foundations and international and regional organizations collectively known as CGIAR. It is a non-profit organization with a staff of 350 and offices in over ... Learn More

The organization is a Public benefit Organization (PBO) for the promotion and/or advocacy of human rights and democracy through the promotion of community-based projects relating to self-help, empowerment, capacity building, skills development or anti-poverty. The promotion, facilitation and support of ... Learn More

Jamko's first priority in water's crisis is to expose, research and advertise water topics and natural disasters of the affected countries to social media. Our major priority is to raise funds through requesting donation from all social media and all ... Learn More

Main water focus Water quality investigations Water and waste auditing Effluent treatment processes and design Water quality modelling Contamination assessment and remediation Mining impacts on ground and surface water Sanitation Water supply Water management Water treatment Learn More

BETTER public private partnership, with partner company John Todd Ecological Design, involved in sustainable water and wastewater and waste to food design and project development worldwide. See www.betterp3.com and www.toddecological.com Learn More

_formerly operated and maintained as blog of SWM THiNKTANK (2010-2012). now maintained as notepad for relevant sustainability issues in context with the _kt75 project (http://kt75-elements.blogspot.ch/). A detailed history of the _kt75 project is documented here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Kt75_mirror _kt75 | mirror serves ... Learn More

As we share our water with the entire planet, we feel that it is a precious resource. We monitor how we use water at our factories and are constantly working on ways to reduce our consumption of fresh water resources. ... Learn More

LYSECONCEPT « Biological Pit » 6 in 1 A biotechnology providing a global, definitive, ecological, economical, biological and productive solution: 1. To the problem of waste water management ; 2. To the problem of the total elimination of excrements ; ... Learn More

Founded in 1983 in South Africa, Mediclinic is an international private healthcare services group and currently has operating divisions in Switzerland, Southern Africa (South Africa and Namibia) and the United Arab Emirates, and holds a 29.9% interest in Spire Healthcare ... Learn More

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

Nampak is a South African company based in Johannesburg, South Africa that specialises in the manufacturing and design of packaging. Nampak operates from 25 sites in South Africa, contributing approximately 58% to group revenue, 18 sites in the rest of ... 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

The National Business Initiative (NBI) is a voluntary coalition of South African and multinational companies, working towards sustainable growth and development in South Africa. Established in 1995, the NBI is a global network partner of the World Business Council for ... Learn More

Sunass regulates water and sewage companies, oversees quality of service standards, settles customer complaints and sets regulated prices. Learn More

· Climate change impact risk assessments, strategy, adaptation and proofing · Resilient cities / business · Water resources yield and supply assurance · Hydrology, specialising in Forest Hydrology (Professionally registered) · Flood modelling · Conceptual water supply planning · GIS ... Learn More

Nedbank is one of South Africa’s largest banking groups with a wide range of wholesale and retail banking services. Nedbank employs over 30 000 employees with a market capitalisation of R136bn as at end 2018. It is one of SA’s ... Learn More

NEPAD Business Foundation is an internationally APMG accredited training organisation delivering the Certified PPP Professional Program. The program was developed by the World Bank Group and consists of three courses being the Foundation -, Project Preparation – and Project Execution ... Learn More

A pioneer and the world-leading provider of Drip Irrigation solutions, Netafim is the largest player in the global irrigation industry. With 14 manufacturing facilities in 11 countries, 27 subsidiaries, and a strong global distribution network across 110-plus countries, Netafim combines ... Learn More

Netcare Limited is an investment holding company which operates through a number of subsidiaries and employs just over 21,000 people. Netcare is the largest provider of private healthcare in both South Africa and the United Kingdom. Learn More

Northam is an independent, fully empowered, mid-tier, integrated PGM producer with two primary operating assets, the Zondereinde and Booysendal mines in the South African Bushveld Complex. Learn More

NVH's mission is to provide low cost, low energy solutions for sanitation and ground water pollution. NVH partners with the Indian Ministry of Defence Research Laboratory to commercialise for global use an effective biological process creating potable water as only ... Learn More

Opportunity 2 Excel Company is a firm that provides general service, monitoring & evaluation, data collection, implementation plan, consultancy, supply, financial engineering, capacity building, feasibility studies, investment advisory services etc to clients. The company was established in 2007 and registered ... Learn More

The agreement to formally establish the Orange-Senqu River Commission (ORASECOM) was signed on 3 November 2000 in Windhoek, Namibia, by the Ministers responsible for Water Affairs in the four basin states, Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia and South Africa. The Commission comprises ... Learn More

The formation of Organisation of African Youth, (hereinafter referred to as “OAYouth”) was an inevitable response to a need that all youths in Africa have.Young people in Africa are growing and inheriting a continent ravaged by hunger,poverty, disease and war. ... Learn More

At PepsiCo, water is fundamental to our ability to operate efficiently and vital to the communities we serve. Water stewardship is a central part of "Performance with Purpose" -- our mission to deliver sustainable growth by investing in a healthier ... Learn More

Food retailer based in South Africa Learn More

Pioneer Foods is one of the largest South African producers and distributors of a range of branded Consumer Products and Food and Beverage products. The Group operates mainly across South Africa, providing wholesale, retail and informal trade customers with products ... Learn More

To provide innovative and cost-effective water recovery and management solutions to entities in the industrial, mining and municipal space to ensure sustainability and environmental responsibility. Learn More

Prana Sustainable Water is the designer and the implementer of the Ethical Water Exchange (all rights reserved) transforming wastewater into commoditised treated wastewater for the good sake of our health, planet, economy & water resources as common good. Learn More

RCL FOODS is a leading food producer in South Africa and holds a varied portfolio of prominent and much-loved food brands. Learn More

Redefine is a trusted partner in the property market, with a focus on owning, developing and managing quality property. The company's environmental strategy focuses on facilitating the reduction of its environmental footprint while maintaining a positive effect on asset values ... Learn More

The Rural Water Supply Network (RWSN) is the global network of professionals and practitioners working to raise standards of knowledge and evidence, technical and professional competence, practice and policy in rural water supply and so fulfil the vision of sustainable ... Learn More

SABMiller is one of the world’s largest brewers, with more than 200 beer brands and some 70,000 employees in over 75 countries. We are also one of the world’s largest bottlers of Coca-Cola products. We’ve become a global leader by ... Learn More

Sanlam is based out of South Africa is one of the biggest internationally active insurance groups in the world. Learn More

Integrated energy and chemicals company, with head office in Johannesburg, South Africa. Two large production facilities (Sasol Synfuels and Sasol Infrachem) located in the Orange-Senqu (Vaal River) catchment. Learn More

The Sindh Irrigation and Drainage Authority (SIDA) is an autonomous organization, taking over the Sindh irrigation and drainage system from the Sindh Irrigation and Power Department. It was established in 1997, an innovative act to devolve power in the water ... Learn More

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We are Ukrainian company SOUZ-CONTINENT. Our company has advanced innovative, high-tech development projects to work with the water is getting the alternate energy and water purification. Very interested in mutually beneficial cooperation for the prosperity of the world community. Learn More

The SWPN is a coordination platform for companies, government and civil society to collectively find solutions for the country’s most pressing water challenges. Focal areas are agricultural supply chains, mine and wastewater management, water conservation and leakage reduction, skills development, ... Learn More

Main focus is SUDS retrofit to tackle flooding and water quality problems in the City of Coventry, UK, and to provide biodiversity and amenity benefits to wildlife and citizens. Coventry has Living Lab Status and the group includes Coventry University ... Learn More

Talbot & Talbot focuses on water management, industrial and municipal wastewater and water treatment, plant operations and maintenance and water reclamation. We provide sustainable solutions to water resource management needs and challenges, including understanding water-related risks. Learn More

Christopher Gleadle brings Sustainability, and the Green Economy• to life and shows you how to capture, create and deliver more value: serve customers better, reduce costs and mitigate conspiring environmental and social risk to see opportunity for greater profit. His ... Learn More

We are becoming more efficient in our water use by reducing the amount we use per liter of product, even as we increase our production volume. We are recycling wastewater, sometimes returning it cleaner than we found it, and we ... Learn More

The Mvula Trust is South Africa's largest water and sanitation NGO, working to improve the health and well-being of rural and peri-urban communities by increasing access to sustainable water, sanitation and related services. We offer specialist services for developing capacity ... Learn More

The Spar Group Ltd is a retailer based out of South Africa offering high quality produce, the fresh meats, baked goods, and more. Learn More

Tiger Brands, a Top 40 JSE company, is one of the largest manufacturers and marketers of FMCG products in South Africa, and has been for several decades. Learn More

The Toilet Board Coalition (TBC) is a business platform enabling private sector engagement; connecting large and small companies; and ensuring close collaboration between private, public and non-profit sectors with the common goal to accelerate the business of sanitation for all. ... Learn More

Tongaat Hulett is an agriculture and agri-processing business, focusing on the complementary feedstocks of sugarcane and maize. Agriculture and agri-processing is a fundamental element of socio-economic development in Africa - particularly in the development of rural communities, farming activities, food ... Learn More

Trucost provides data and insight to help its clients understand the economic consequences of natural capital dependency. Our clients include companies and their advisors, the investment community, governments, academics and thought leaders. 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

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

Canada's complete water magazine. Learn More

WaterEmpowerment seeks to educate, build and sustain safe clean water projects within Zambia. This will be implemented through the Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) program model as a way of decreasing water borne disease, increasing life expectancy and improving overall ... Learn More

The Water Integrity Network is an action-oriented coalition of organisations and individuals promoting water integrity to reduce and prevent corruption in the water sector. Its membership includes the public sector, the private sector and civil society, as well as leading ... 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

A research and advocacy charity working for equitable and sustainable water resource management. We work with all water users to support objective understanding of opportunities and barriers to progress, and to galvanise action based on reliable evidence, transperancy and accountability. Learn More

Weircapacity provides specialized services in the efficient management of water resources, with a focus on improving Human and Institutional Capacity Learn More

Wello is a social venture with a bold mission: to deliver clean water to a thirsty world. By reframing the water crisis as an opportunity, Wello has reinvented the wheel and developed an innovative and sustainable business model. THE WATERWHEEL ... Learn More

Woolworths Holdings Limited is an investment holding company, listed on the JSE Limited since 1997. It operates mainly through two subsidiaries, Woolworths (Proprietary) Limited and Country Road Limited and through a joint venture, Woolworths Financial Services (Proprietary) Limited. Caring for ... 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

To inspire people to live in harmony with nature for the benefit of our country and well-being of all Learn More

Projects in South Africa


Long Term Bulk Water strategy - We assessed our long term water operating plan against the available water supplies and developed a Bulk Water Strategy to develop new water sources and augment current water supplies with post-consumer treated wastewater. In ... Learn More

In partnership with the municipality to provide additional secondary water to Rustenburg mines: We have signed an agreement for a Dissolved Air Flotation (DAF) system. This will improve the quality of the treated effluent owing to high oils, fats and ... Learn More

BAW has set a group aspirational target of 10% efficiency improvement in water withdrawal (municipal sources) intensity by 2020FYE against a business as usual scenario, off a 2015 baseline year, further supported by BAW's Water Use and Management Policy. BAW ... Learn More

KING III is arguably the world’s leading corporate governance standard and is a term used to refer to both “The King Report on Corporate Governance for South Africa (The Institute of Directors in Southern Africa) September 2009” and “The King ... Learn More

In 2016, the Deca division kicked off a pilot project, done in conjunction with GVCes (Fundação Getulio Vargas Center for Sustainability Studies), to study the water and carbon footprint of the Aspen faucet, one of the company’s bestselling models in ... Learn More

Due to the risks and the high focus on development in Africa, South Africa was selected as one of Hilton's initial pilot locations. So far, an in-depth risk analysis has been carried out, including gathering information about actions taken to ... Learn More

Pioneer Foods has taken heed of the water crisis and is proactively putting measures in place to mitigate the risk of the water shortage impacting their operations significantly. To accomplish this task a water crisis committee has been established. This ... Learn More

Alcoa approved a capital investment of US$115 Million for residue filtration at the Kwinana refinery in Western Australia, a technology with multiple benefits, which we commissioned in early 2016. With this technology, bauxite residue generated from the alumina refining process ... Learn More

Through the Center for Environmental Leadership in Business (CELB), CI works in partnership with leaders in key industries to: reduce companies’ ecological footprint, harness the power of supply chains to drive the widespread adoption of good practices, invest strategically in ... Learn More

CPWF (challenge programme for water and food) is an international, multi-institutional research initiative with a strong emphasis on north-south and south-south partnerships. The initiative brings together research scientists, development specialists, and river basin communities in Africa, Asia and Latin America ... Learn More

PRPlat also engages in an agricultural climate resilience programme across fruit and vegetables growers with WWF-SA. Learn More

We are working on an agricultural climate resilience programme across fruit and vegetable growers with WWF-SA. Learn More

Lubambe commissioned a comprehensive water study to determine short and medium term expected water inflows into the mine. Given the study recommendations, Lubambe is investing in additional dewatering capacity. A dam has also been built to allow the temporary system ... Learn More

At the Port of Saldahna, Transnet uses the Desalination Plant to supplement municipal water supply. Transnet further uses gray water for non-portable use at the ports. Transnet also continues to investigate ways to mitigate the water risk, as well as ... Learn More

In the design and development of plants, A2A sets itself the aim of optimising the natural component, making spaces that facilitate the conservation of the local natural heritage. The “Ecological restoration of the River Spoel Corridor," works to protect river ... Learn More

We developed a "river collaborative" with other stakeholders in the Eerste River catchment with the view of developing an operational plan to improve the Plankenbrug River water quality. Learn More

SAB is working with WWF and GIZ to help improve effluent management with Polokwane municipality Learn More

In our local milk supply chain, we are active in promoting smarter water monitoring and management techniques to help protect the local water catchment from over-use. We have worked with leading NGO, Conservation South Africa, to produce The Sustainable Dairy ... Learn More

An Enterprise Sustainability Platform has been developed and implemented, monitoring excessive use of water and electricity. Awareness is then created and strategies devised to better manage the consumption and usage thereof. This ensures immediate and accurate reporting to support good ... Learn More

Farming for the future is a Woolworths developed sustainable farming methodology that focuses on soil health, water efficiency and waste water management, amongst others. The program includes some farmers in the Orange-Senqu catchment, as well as in the Breede and ... Learn More

In 2011 SABI and Sasol - in recognition of the serious and escalating water issues in the Upper Vaal Catchment in South Africa - introduced initiatives aimed at positively influencing water users' behaviour in key water management areas. This web ... Learn More

Hotels have been advised to use IHG Green Engage to record their water use. The IHG Green Engage system is our Group-wide, online sustainability programme. It helps our hotels to manage and report their use of energy, carbon, water and ... Learn More

The International Water Stewardship Programme (IWaSP) seeks to initiate multi-stakeholder partnerships with the private sector, the public sector and the civil society in order to formulate and implement measures to improve water security for all parties. In the region of ... Learn More

Long Term Bulk Water strategy - We assessed our long term water operating plan against the available water supplies and developed a Bulk Water Strategy to develop new water sources and augment current water supplies with post-consumer treated wastewater. The ... Learn More

Improving the practices to reduce water use and letting our employees know of the efforts being performed is important to reduce water risk. Learn More

RBPlat has continuous engagement with local communities surrounding the operations. This includes implementation of water related projects such as providing water storage tanks for irrigation system to a commercial community gardens and collaborating with neighbouring mines to install awater pipeline ... Learn More

To mitigate water risks and increase the availability of quality basmati rice, Mars developed a program to decrease water usage and improve farming practices for Punjabi rice farmers, in partnership with Rice Partners Ltd (RPL). The three-step approach is: 1. ... Learn More

Over the years, AEL has spent significant amounts on source reduction projects, external monitoring of plumes, pre-treatment, diversion of effluent, clean and dirty water separation, upgrading the liming station etc. To ensure compliance with the WUL, a specific compliance management ... Learn More

As a result, we signed an off-take agreement with the Rustenburg Water Services Trust to use 15 Ml/d of treated sewerage effluent from its sewage treatment plant at a cost of R2.1million per month. This amount will increase to 25 ... Learn More

Agreement between Anglo American Platinum and the Rustenburg Water Services Trust to use 15 Ml/d of treated sewerage effluent from its sewage treatment plant at a cost of R2.1million per month. This amount will increase to 25 Ml/d when the ... Learn More

In order to use a large amount of water, we will further improve the recycling rate of water from the current 80%.For this purpose, we will implement the current water treatment facility (approx. 100 million yen) to increase the facility ... Learn More

The project promotes the sustainable, equitable and improved utilisation of water and other natural resources in ephemeral river basins in southern Africa through the process of integrated water resource management (IWRM). The ERB Project explores the potential and options for ... Learn More

IWaSP partnership efforts in South Africa indirectly improved water security for 300,000 people in 2015. Over EUR250,000 was leveraged for partnerships from the private sector and over EUR500,000 from government departments. WaSP South Africa was the lead organiser of the ... Learn More

Our viticulture experts engage with supplier farms to advise on improved irrigation scheduling through the use of direct water stress measurements of the vines and alternative vine trellising systems to reduce heat stress and water usage. Improved management practices have ... Learn More

One project strategy we are in the process of implementing is the Olifants River Water Resources Development Project. The Olifants River Resources Development Project includes the construction of the De Hoop Dam and associated distribution components. Through the Joint Water ... Learn More

This project will contribute to reducing poverty and enhancing food, health and nutritional security in the Limpopo River Basin by analysing the status of agricultural water use, access and productivity, and identifying opportunities for improved agricultural water management. Learn More

The project aimed to build awareness and capacity for environmental flows assessment in the basin and identify institutional and legal mechanisms for mainstreaming environmental flows. Interest in environmental flows in the region had been promoted by the South African Water ... Learn More

The responses for managing water risks include risk assessments; Environmental Management Systems; the use of predictive water balances; rainwater harvesting; storm water management and water re-use, recycling and conservation initiatives. During 2018 Gold Fields intends to set targets in line ... Learn More

This partnership seeks to reduce water losses in Metsimaholo Local Municipality (LM), situated in the International Vaal/Orange-Senqu catchment. Actions include a baseline assessment to determine current losses, community outreach measures and leakage repair on bulk and household infrastructure. Project partners ... Learn More

We try to establish preventive actions to start minimizing the potential risks now. Site-specific targets will support these actions and ensure that we reach our goals. Increased investment in new technology and infrastructure as follows:- the shutting down of old ... Learn More

In line with the site’s continuous improvement and resource conservation objectives, the site completed the installation of HVAC condensate recovery system and additional Reverse Osmosis Water Buffer Tanks. To further mitigate the risk of low water supply, the site is ... Learn More

The MWP’s mission is to work towards the social change required to improve wetland sustainability practices. Improved wise use of communal wetlands in rural tribal areas through raised awareness, increased capacity and competence, establishment of wetland governance structures, and implementation ... Learn More

The NFEPA project is a multi-partner project between CSIR, South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI), Water Research Commission (WRC), Department of Water Affairs (DWA), Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA), Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF), South African Institute of Aquatic Biodiversity ... Learn More

As Northam’s operations are located in an area where water is considered a scarce resource, Northam recognises that water availability may in future be constrained as a result of increasing industrial and domestic pressure on water supplies. It is critical ... Learn More

Northam’s Corporate Sustainability Investment programme has driven an initiative to monitor the waste facilities, fountains, dams, pans, streams and rivers in the area. In Financial Year 2016, we continued the use of biodegradable tablets, known as ECO tablets, in the ... Learn More

Sedibeng (utility service provider) is responsible for supplying potable water from the Vaal Gamagara Water Supply Scheme (VGGWSS) to our Northern Cape mines. Mines are expected to fund a significant portion of the scheme. A Manganese Leadership Forum has been ... Learn More

Our production sites across the globe annually commemorate World Water Day by preserving streams and marine ecosystems. Each of these sites clean up adjacent streams in conjunction with local governments, local NGOs and students while undertaking ecosystem preservation programs (releasing ... Learn More

Through guidelines for sustainable barley production we developed with WWF-South Africa, we have helped farmers increase the resilience, productivity and economic value of their crop while reducing environmental impact. By using precision irrigation of barley, the amount of water used ... Learn More

Gold Fields’ South Deep mine spent a total of US $3.6 million on water management and projects during 2016. Water projects include ARD management. South Deep implements a range of measures to prevent or contain Acid Rock Drainage (ARD) and ... Learn More

Improving the livelihoods of disadvantaged sugarcane growers while mitigating and eliminating impacts that their cultivation activities have on freshwater systems, this project is strengthening and expanding existing collaboration between commercial farmers and previously disadvantaged sugarcane farmers through a mentorship program. ... Learn More

Anglo American installed a sophisticated collection system to collect and recycle the acid mine water through the tailings facility, at a cost of approximately US$30 million. The second phase will involve building a water treatment plant which will cost approximately ... Learn More

Over the years of our collaboration, we have increasingly focused on improving access to clean water, sanitation and hygiene in rural communities, such as the cocoa-growing regions of Côte d’Ivoire and Ghana. Here, a programme of activities was introduced to ... Learn More

The Limpopo Province area is a scarce water resource area, and to date, the Company has selected utilizing recycled water from a nearby waste water treatment plant as the preferred method of obtaining water. The current project focus is to ... Learn More

Tiger Brands response strategy incorporates a number of aspects which are included in the organisations primary strategy of reducing water consumption while maintaining water quality. Tiger Brands has numerous response strategies, i.e. involvement in infrastructure maintenance, greater due diligence, setting ... Learn More

Limits on water withdrawals will likely impact BAW's operations to a lesser extent than its customers given its predominant use of water is limited to washing of vehicles, plant and equipment as well as WASH services, and does not form ... Learn More

A significant user of water at the facility was the water-to-air condensers. These have been replaced with adiabatic condensers to significantly reduce the facilities dependence on municipal water supply. The facility is constantly looking for ways to go 'off the ... Learn More

In the region where our Eastern Cape Distribution Centre operates we undertook a project to rehabilitate the Swartkops River. We committed to R300 000 to assist with the rehabilitation. As a prominent business operating in the Eastern Cape region, and ... Learn More

Alcoa approved a capital investment of US$115 Million for residue filtration at the Kwinana refinery in Western Australia, a technology with multiple benefits, which we commissioned in early 2016. With this technology, bauxite residue generated from the alumina refining process ... Learn More

A detailed risk assessment was done for the South African operations. An internal project has been initiated to conduct the risk assessment for all Aspen Manufacturing sites. It is anticipated that this project will be completed by December 2017. Aspen ... Learn More

Gold Fields includes an assessment of supplier related water risks in its ongoing Enterprise-wide Risk Management processes. Gold Fields has also assessed regional climate-related risk (and its effects on the supply chain) by conducting climate change vulnerability assessments for South ... Learn More

Nampak has engaged with its customers to understand the potential risks that water stress and drought might incur on their packaging demands. This is integrated into divisional and facility level continuity planning. Learn More

We developed a "river collaborative" with other stakeholders in the Eerste River catchment, including the Stellenbosch municipality, University of Stellenbosch, other industries, Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF) and the water and environmental regulatory bodies with the view of developing an ... Learn More

AB working with farmers in irrigation areas of Taung and Douglas to improve efficiency Learn More

Over the course of the past decade a cluster of environment-related risks, notably extreme weather events, failure of climate change mitigation and adaption as well as water crises, has emerged as a consistently central feature of the Global Risk landscape. ... Learn More

The International Water Stewardship Programme (IWaSP) seeks to initiate multi-stakeholder partnerships with the private sector, the public sector and the civil society in order to formulate and implement measures to improve water security for all parties. Woolworth and M&S receive ... Learn More

The CEO Water Mandate launched this collaboration to help companies set water stewardship targets to both address their business-related water challenges and build the resilience of the broader catchment. Crucially, the pilot project informs target-setting through a local lens: because ... Learn More

BAW is committed to communicating its actions regarding environmental stewardship with stakeholders through sustainability communication in the media and publications released by the group. BAW engages with world class principals and suppliers that actively manage water use and water-related risks. Learn More

The No drop is a simple-to-fill score card that assesses and ranks municipalities on water losses, revenue collection and water use efficiency (amount of water used per person per day). Municipalities can be compared to each other and their performance ... Learn More

We aim to be a 'Responsible Water Steward' to maximise the long-term value of water while seeking to achieve no long-term net harm to the environment or communities where we operate. We treat all stakeholders respectfully, fully observe human rights ... Learn More

Anglo Americano Platinum's Twickenham mine has worked with the community and local authorities to ensure that the communities around Twickenham Platinum Mine have access to water. Since the protests, shaft dewatering has led to a reduction in water yield from ... Learn More

Supported the Harrismith community with continued supplies of potable water, loaning the municipality two pumps to help deliver water Learn More

The International Water Stewardship Programme (IWaSP) seeks to initiate multi-stakeholder partnerships with the private sector, the public sector and the civil society in order to formulate and implement measures to improve water security for all parties. The coastal city Port ... Learn More

We have worked with leading NGO, Conservation South Africa, to produce The Sustainable Dairy Handbook, a guideline to help dairy farmers implement best practices in sustainable agriculture and resource conservation. Learn More

1. Promoting informed and inclusive national dialogue around water needs, vulnerability to climate change and water allocation in Swaziland among productive and domestic uses. 2. Integrating climate risk management into the implementation of national policies and programmes relevant to integrated ... Learn More

Sasol has been extensively involved on the Vaal River System including aspects of water resource planning, infrastructure projects of direct interest to Sasol (VRESAP), governance, awareness raising. In particular, a partnership between Sasol, the Emfuleni local Municipality, and GIZ aims ... Learn More

The uMhlathuze Water Stewardship Partnership (UWASP) is a river basin collaboration of business, government and civil society partners established to address water security challenges in the uMhlathuze region of South Africa. UWASP aims to play a transformative role in the ... Learn More

A new waste-water treatment facility in Stellenbosch, constructed by Distell, was completed to pre-treat the waste water before discharge to the municipal sewer. Construction of further treatment processes which would use water reclamation and re-use is currently underway. Learn More

Additional rainwater catchment is to be installed in 2018 which will collect and store water in tanks. Water will be pumped and utilised in the washing of trucks as well as the ablutions. Rainwater catchment is estimated to cost R280 ... Learn More

Starting in 2016, FCC recognised that the low rainfall levels, experienced in Cape Town during 2015 and 2016 had significantly increased the risk to operational sustainability and management began to re-prioritise sustainability projects relating to environment and water conservation. Water ... Learn More

Increasing investment is a sustainable water supply plan and projects as part of our business continuity plan. This included reducing water use, increasing recycling of water, identifying and developing alternative water supply i.e. ground water as well as constructing waste ... Learn More

We are focused on continuing to improve efficiency of the use of water to ensure that costs are contained as best as possible year-on-year. Between the 2012 and 2017 financial years, we realised an 11% improvement in water efficiency through ... Learn More

Many different water-saving initiatives have been developed in conjunction with our service provider and differ from hospital to hospital. These include staff training; changing chemicals used; adjusting water pressures in toilets and cleaning facilities; adopting sanitizing cleaning liquids; ensuring off-site ... Learn More

Nampak's DivFood Paarl facility ceased all garden irrigation and car washing activity (at zero cost to company). In addition, approval was given to rainwater harvesting systems at the Paarl facility (total cost R20,000), and restrictive flow taps in its administrative ... Learn More

The company removed lawns &amp; stopped watering the pavement; re-used vehicle rinse water for garden left over; installed water saving showers; used a high pressure washer that uses less water for vehicle washing; installed water saving in urinals. Learn More

Redefine are doing a great deal to improve water efficiency within our buildings to do our part in conserving this valuable resource. Practical, targeted interventions instituted during the year include: - Cancelling window cleaning - Water-saving devices in common area ... Learn More

Our 2 largest operations Sasol Secunda Operations and Sasolburg Operations managed to achieve 19% and 29% savings, respectively. This was achieved by implementing the following measures: The watering of gardens and lawns with potable water was stopped. - The washing ... Learn More

In 2017, we invested €650k on eco-efficiency measures in factories in the Orange basin to minimize environmental impacts inc. water. Rolling out metering helped unlock new insights and drove further water savings. In 2014, we issued a Green Bond, the ... Learn More

This risk is managed through engagement with the Department of Water and Sanitation on the effluent discharge quality, groundwater quality parameters and target levels and through the implementation of projects to ensure compliance with the WUL. Examples of WUL-related projects ... Learn More

The subsidiaries, particularly those in the Western Cape, have implemented several water efficiency initiatives. An example is the desalination plant that has been installed and commissioned at the Westin in Cape Town. It utilises waste brackish water pumped from Westin ... Learn More

South African Breweries Ltd (SAB Ltd), WWF South Africa and GIZ have come together to help tackle the issue of Water Scarcity in South Africa. The organizations share the common objective of developing strategic responses to future water risks faced ... Learn More

Construction of a waste water treatment and water reclamation plant was started to allow the recovery of more than 1800m3/d of waste water for re-use in non-product contact uses following reverse osmosis treatment. Learn More

We are investing in infrastructure and technologies which will reduce our reliance on municipal water supply systems. We are currently finalising a project which will cover 33 of our facilities, aimed at treating wastewater onsite and reintroducing it to the ... Learn More

Over and above the operational changes we have made to reduce our factories’ water consumption, we are active at different levels across the country: we have implemented our zero water technology at our Mossel Bay dairy factory in 2017, through ... Learn More

The primary means of managing this risk is to reduce our operation’s consumption and reliance on potable water sources. The mine runs a zero-discharge, closed loop water system whereby all water is recycled. Potable water is used for human consumption ... Learn More

The primary means of managing this risk is to reduce our operation’s consumption and reliance on potable water sources. The mine runs a zero-discharge, closed loop water system whereby all water is recycled. Potable water is used for human consumption ... Learn More

Due to our sustainable forest management Mondi is working with stakeholders (such as WWF, Greenpeace) to define HCV areas accurately. HCV forests contain biodiversity values (such as rare, threatened or endangered ecosystems) and provide basic services of nature (e.g. watershed ... Learn More

Zurich Insurance Group recently announced a new collaboration with the Global Resilience Partnership to create a three-phased grant competition called the “Water Window” which will work as an incubator to help develop water related innovations in the Sahel, the Horn ... Learn More

Building sustainable communities and protecting our water resources to improve the health of the Mbokodweni and Golokodo river systems within the lower Mbokodweni catchment, and the health of the communities living within the catchment. Learn More

We consider risks associated with water availability and quality in the evaluation of new real-estate or expansion opportunities (including water efficient fixtures and fittings, water-wise gardens, rainwater harvesting etc.) and are guided by our Green Building protocol to ensure that ... Learn More

Address water-related risks in the stone fruit supply chain of the Ceres area in the Western Cape. The project involves working with a group of Woolworth’s fruit suppliers, and is working with them to implement the Alliance for Water Stewardship ... Learn More

Working for Wetlands uses wetland rehabilitation as a vehicle for both poverty alleviation and the wise use of wetlands. It follows an approach that centres on cooperative government and the creation of partnerships between landowners, communities, civil society and the ... Learn More

Develop the ZAR Water Stewardship fund. Plan to compensate ZAR’s internal water use through CSV projects beyond the factory fence. A CHF contribution per m3 is collected from local operations to fund water stewardship projects. Projects may be submitted continuously ... Learn More

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