|Location||City, Country & Regions||Interests|
Includes Sustainable Development Goals from the project and its locations.
Sustainable Agriculture (SDG 2.4)
Water Use Efficiency (SDG 6.4)
Increase Access to Water, Sanitation, Hygiene (SDG 6.1 & 6.2)
Includes tags from the project and its locations.
Safe, Affordable Water
Leaving No One Behind
Pesticide and Fertilizer Management
|Services Needed:||No services needed/offered|
|Project Type:||Collective Action|
|Start & End Dates:||Nov. 2015 » Ongoing|
Every year, 6.5 billion cubic metres of water are wasted in the urban distribution systems in Brazil. That represents approximately 39% of all the water treated for consumption in the country. To reverse this situation, the Less Loss, More Water Movement (Movimento Menos Perda, Mais Água in Portuguese) was created to reduce water losses in distribution systems. Launched in Brazil, this UN Global Compact Network Brazil initiative was led by the companies Braskem and SANASA....
The current project idea aims to reinforce and encourage capacity building along with a broader debate with the participation of government, civil society and the private sector on sustainable water management, with particular focus on improving water use in different sectors in order to reduce the levels of losses in distribution systems. This action also aims to be a preparatory step towards the adoption and monitoring of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the l...
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