April 18, 2024
April 02, 2024
Reframing our narrative Over the past decade, 2030 WRG has catalyzed innovative public-private collaboration models to reduce the water-demand supply at the national and sub-national levels. It continues to champion private sector-led innovation, expertise, and financing across multiple countries. In recognition of the results to date, the 2030 WRG Governing Council – at its meeting in Davos in January […]
March 19, 2024
Originally published on the World Bank Voices blog: Authors: JUERGEN VOEGELE, MOHAMED GOULED, & ETHIOPIS TAFARA | MARCH 19, 2024 The World Bank Group and partners have joined forces to create the Strategic Framework for Scaling Up Finance for Water. Photo Credit: Scott Wallace/World Bank Water is the planet’s lifeblood, a critical resource sustaining […]
February 21, 2024
Water—and the related crises brought about by climate change—is one of the most urgent challenges the world faces today. A few facts to illustrate this: More than 2.3 billion people lack access to safe drinking water and 3.6 billion people lack access to sanitation, with implications for health, education, and human capital development. Nine out […]
February 12, 2024
Message from the co-chairs Governing Council Co-Chairs Paul Bulcke and Juergen Voegele share feedback about 2030 WRG’s water security work. Paul Bulcke We live in a time of constant change. In the last year, the 2030 Water Resources Group has adapted how we do our work in response to these changes. The result is our […]
February 06, 2024
Ranked as the world’s third-largest rice-producing country, Bangladesh faces challenges in optimizing water and input utilization in its production system. The Bangladesh Water Multistakeholder Partnership, led by the 2030 Water Resources Group (2030WRG), is spearheading efforts to scale innovative technologies for enhanced rice production management. On January 24, 2024, a workshop titled “Expanding Horizon for […]
February 06, 2024
In a significant stride towards sustainable delta management, Bangladesh is making substantial progress in the implementation of the Delta Plan Accelerator program. Guided by the High-level Advisory Committee (HLAC), chaired by the Secretary of the General Economic Division, Planning Commission, the nation is focusing on the ambitious Bangladesh Delta Plan 2100. As the largest delta […]
January 17, 2024
UTTAR PRADESH CLIMATE-SMART ACCELERATOR: INNOVATE, INVEST, IMPACT SIDE EVENT – DAVOS, ANNUAL MEETINGS When: Wednesday, 17 January 2024, 11:00-12:00 CEST Venue (for on-site session): Uttar Pradesh Pavilion, Promenade 49 (P49), 7270 Davos Platz, Switzerland Session recording below (or click here to view on YouTube): To learn more about the Uttar Pradesh Climate-Smart Accelerator, download this […]
January 12, 2024
FARMER-LED IRRIGATION DEVELOPMENT, ETHIOPIA Farmer-led irrigation development (FLID) enables small-scale farmers to become more productive and profitable while improving their resilience to climate change. In Ethiopia, 2030 WRG, working with the International Water Management Institute, has supported dialogue for an Ethiopian Ministry of Agriculture program—the Food Systems Resilience Program for Eastern and Southern Africa, which […]
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