Category: Australia

September 2017 Newsletter: Forums and Training Programmes

September 2017 Newsletter: Forums and Training Programmes Aboriginal Traditional Knowledge and Cultural Water are challenging topics to people trained in classical Western science, engineering and hydrology. Brad Moggridge is interested in bridging the gap between Traditional Science and Western Science. Trained as a scientist and hydrogeologist he is now researching how the combination of Traditional and Western…

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August 2017 Newsletter: Certification News from North America to New Zealand

August 2017 Newsletter: Certification News from North America to New Zealand Described in a recent blog post by WWF water stewardship leads Alexis Morgan and Lindsay Bass as being "a milestone commitment to protecting freshwater ecosystems and ensuring sufficient water for people and nature", AWS are pleased to recognise the first AWS Standard certification in North…

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Ingham’s achieves second AWS certification, shows global leadership

Ingham’s achieves second AWS certification, shows global leadership The Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS), a global leader in sustainable water management and good water governance, has commended the Inghams Group Limited (ASX: ING), Australia and New Zealand’s leading integrated poultry producer, for its ongoing commitment to water leadership. Ingham’s Te Aroha primary processing plant has…

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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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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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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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