Author: damien

Pitch for Nature [Video]

Managing water responsibly is a part of managing natural capital.  At the launch of the World Forum on Natural Capital Forum in Edinburgh (21.11.13), the World Business Council for Sustainable Development released a short 2 minute video to communicate why business should be concerned about the management of natural capital.  It addresses the first question…

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Mark Brune Mintails Breakfast

Breakfast with Mark Brune, Executive Chairman, Mintails Mintails is the first mining company in the world to use the International Water Stewardship Standard as the foundation for the development of a new water policy. The Standard was developed by the Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS), and Mintails is applying it in conjunction with the AWS…

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AWS at Stockholm World Water Week

With its theme of Water Cooperation: Building Partnerships, Stockholm World Water Week 2013 was a very encouraging event for the Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS). AWS co-convened (with GIZ/The Water Futures Partnership and CEO Water Mandate) a seminar on “How Can Corporate Water Stewardship Partnerships Benefit Society?” This seminar was very well attended, and also…

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