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Water Stewardship in Zitrus Project

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Area: 5888268 km2
Brazil; Peru; Suriname; France; Colombia; Guyana; Bolivia; Venezuela; Ecuador
Santa Cruz; Manaus; La Paz
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Countries: Spain
Basins: Guadalquivir
Project SDGs:
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Sustainable Agriculture (SDG 2.4)
Water Use Efficiency (SDG 6.4)
Integrated Water Resource Management (SDG 6.5)
Protect and Restore Ecosystems (SDG 6.6)
International Cooperation and Capacity Building (SDG 6.a)
Stakeholder Participation (SDG 6.b)
Project Tags:
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Water-Related Vulnerability Assessments
Conservation Agriculture/Agronomy
Irrigation Management and Technology
Pesticide and Fertilizer Management
Sustainable Withdrawals
Nature-Based Solutions
Progress to Date: At least 8% water consumption below water allocations, 2 collective actions per year % water savings, collective actions
Services Needed: Communications & outreach
Financial support
Stakeholder engagement & facilitation
Desired Partners: Business
NGO / Civil Society
Language: English
Start & End Dates: Sep. 01, 2016  »  Ongoing
Project Website: www.wwf.es/nuestro_trabajo/alimentos/proyecto_zitrus
Project Source: User
Profile Completion: 72%

Project Overview

To Create the capacity and supporting the implementation of the AWS Standard in farms belonging to the WWF/EDEKA Zitrus Project

Project Results

Create a positive impact inside and outside the farms at the catchment level, making sustainable water use, reducing pesticides, promoting biodiversity and doing collective actions together with other stakeholders,

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Alex Fernández Poulussen
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