Category: China

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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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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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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