Author: Megan

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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EOFY Newsletter & Tax-deductible Donation Appeal

With the end of financial year rapidly approaching WSA is making an appeal for donations to help us continue to develop and undertake the unfunded work associated with building and managing water stewardship in the Asia Pacific. This week’s newsletter and other recent editions amply demonstrate how AWS water stewardship is increasingly being taken up…

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Non-Point Source Pollution in Peri-Urban Areas

Coliban Water hosted a meeting this week to consider how AWS Water Stewardship could contribute to addressing non-point source pollution in the developing peri-urban areas of the Upper Coliban catchment. Areas north of the Great Dividing Range, on the fringe of Melbourne’s urban sprawl, are dealing with growing populations, increasing population density and changing land-use.…

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The Western Port Biosphere Project

WSA Board members joined with members of the Western Port Water Stewardship Reference Group last week on a bus tour of the project area on the Mornington Peninsula near Melbourne. The group was able to see first hand the issues that the project is seeking to address such as the impact on waterways flowing into…

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Workshop | Water Stewardship in the Fashion & Textile Industry Supply Chain

Want improve your supply chain’s environmental footprint and become more sustainable? Join the Council of Textile and Fashion for an engaging workshop on Water Stewardship in the Textile & Fashion Industry Supply Chain. This workshop is an opportunity to hear about water issues relevant to your supply chain, projects and activities currently underway, responses to…

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Collaboration MOU signed between WSA and TEDA Eco Centre

Adoption of good water stewardship, an innovative system for defining, implementing, recognising and rewarding good water management, is expected to grow strongly in China following signing of an MOU during Australian Week in China last week. The Memorandum of Understanding provides for WSA, through its Shanghai regional office, to build capacity through advice and training…

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Water Stewardship Training, Adelaide 4-th April

There are a couple spots left for our water stewardship training program scheduled for Adelaide on the 4th-6th of April. The program will offer three levels of training; Foundation, Advanced and Specialist. Foundation Training is an introductory program designed to enable participants to start on their water stewardship journey. Advanced training is a more intensive…

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Leading frontiers of water sustainability

Our friends at the European Water Stewardship (EWS) demonstrate the concept and necessity for water stewardship in the European context. We at Water Stewardship Australia are working towards the same objective for the Australia and Asia Pacific region. Better water usage is a global goal, and a global effort.

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