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Improving River Management Practices in the Yangtze

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Improving River Management Practices in the Yangtze

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Partners: Chengdu Urban Rivers Association
Rural Drinking Water Safety Center of the Ministry of Water Resources
The Coca-Cola Company
WWF
Countries: China
Regions: Yangtze River (Chang Jiang)
Project SDGs:
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Protect and Restore Ecosystems (SDG 6.6)
Increase Access to Water, Sanitation, Hygiene (SDG 6.1 & 6.2)
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Leaving No One Behind
Services Needed: No services needed/offered
Project Type: Collective Action
Language: English
Start & End Dates: Jul. 2012  »  Ongoing
Project Source: User
Profile Completion: 64%

Project Overview

Inspiring governance and sustainable river management, this program is working across the Yangtze River basin. This project involves training local residents to use a scorecard to track environmental indicators over time. Additionally, the project is developing and distributing materials on drinking water safety to rural areas of China, and promoting source water protection. This program also raises awareness about river management practices, including participation in ...

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Inspiring governance and sustainable river management, this program is working across the Yangtze River basin. This project involves training local residents to use a scorecard to track environmental indicators over time. Additionally, the project is developing and distributing materials on drinking water safety to rural areas of China, and promoting source water protection. This program also raises awareness about river management practices, including participation in the 2nd annual Wetland Ambassador Action program. This work is part of the WWF-TCCC global partnership focused on freshwater conservation. In this area, weare working to conserve the Yangtze River basin.

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training of local residents, distribution of materials about safe drinking water, participation in the 2nd annual Wetland Ambassador Program

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