Author: Megan

Why Should PRD Business Lead In Water Stewardship?

Why Should PRD Business Lead In Water Stewardship? Feng Hu, China Water Risk, and Zhenzhen Xu, Alliance for Water Stewardship May 18, 2017 The Pearl River Delta (PRD) has been an economic powerhouse, delivering about one tenth of China’s GDP and driving the development of neighbouring regions. In the meantime, it also faces many water…

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Water Protection Hand in Hand

An article from students engaging in water stewardship at Hangzhou Zhongce Vocational School… Water Protection Hand in Hand Authors: FanFeiyan, Han Jiahui, QiZhouyang Directors: Qi, Yin, Zhao In May 2016, led by the Alliance for Water Stewardship and Green Zhejiang (Zhejiang Green Technology and Culture Promotion Association), Hangzhou Zhongce Vocational School and Australian Somerville Secondary College established…

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Demonstrating Good Water Stewardship in Major Industrial Park, China

Industrial Parks (IPs) have played a major role as growth engines for the local economy in the 30-year economic transition in China. IPs contributed significantly to national GDP, employment, exports and attraction of foreign investment. However, due to rapid industrial expansion and development density, IPs have also faced increasing resource constraints and serious issues of environmental degradation.…

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Feb 2017 News: New Appointments and Upcoming Training

Brad Moggridge has accepted an invitation from the Board of WSA to serve as Special Advisor on First Peoples’ Water Issues. The new role has been created to review how the Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) International Water Stewardship Standard is working in relation to First Peoples’ water issues in Australia and the region. Also…

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2016 Wrap-Up: Aboriginal Water Highlighted

Aboriginal Water Highlighted Aboriginal water access and cultural water remain major challenges despite progress over the past decade, members and guests were told at this year’s Water Stewardship Oration that followed the WSA Annual General Meeting. Brad Moggridge, from the Kamilaroi Nation in North Western New South Wales and a lead thinker on cultural water, delivered…

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2016 Water Stewardship Oration

Mist over the Yarra River, courtesy of Yarra Riverkeeper Please join us on the 23rd November for our 2016 celebration and Water Stewardship Oration: The Challenges of Cultural Water Brad Moggridge Aboriginal people’s legal access to Water is both a challenge and challenging.  Just as calls for Aboriginal Land Rights were heard but not acted upon for several…

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2016 Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of Water Stewardship Australia Limited will be held in the Bishop’s Parlour, Abbotsford Convent on Wednesday the 23rd of November 2016, gathering from 1:30pm for commencement at 2:00pm. All members are invited to attend to hear a report on the year’s activities and approve the financial statements. An election will be…

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July 2016 News

The Alliance for Water Stewardship provides input on Better Cotton Initiative (BCI) water principles, and public water stewardship forums coming up: Delhi and Goondiwindi, September. See the our latest July 2016 Newsletter for details and more news.

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