Author: Megan

Register for the AWS Global Water Stewardship Forum

Register for the AWS Global Water Stewardship Forum Taking place in Edinburgh, Scotland, on 31st October and 1st November, the 2nd AWS Global Water Stewardship Forum, convened by the Alliance for Water Stewardship, with support from the Scottish Government, will provide a platform for knowledge sharing on water stewardship. Growing populations and economies, changing lifestyles…

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Tea garden habitat in China adopting AWS Standards

Huanglongxian village - tea garden habitat, adopting AWS Standards Alliance for Water Stewardship and QianBai Yuan are collaborating on a project for water management and improving the water quality in the tea farm, forest, vegetable farm, wetlands and part of the residential area of Huanglongxian village. The stakeholders, including the local government, farmers and residents,…

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July 2017 News: Evidence of growing need for Water Stewardship

"Much of southern Australia has had the lowest June rainfall in over 100 years of historical record and BoM is predicting a significant likelihood that the period of low rainfall will continue through to September! The increasing interest in water affairs and the need for good water management practices provides an opportunity for Water Stewardship Australia…

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June 2017 News: Meet our new team members & update on WSA activities in Asia Pacific

June 2017 Newsletter: New team members and updates on Asia Pacific activities The WSA team is growing with 3 new team members joining the offices in Melbourne and China. We are appreciative of the support we have received from the Australian Water Partnership in employing new team members and wish them all the success in furthering…

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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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