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WRI Aqueduct @WRIAqueduct Washington, DC

@WorldResources' Water Program maps, measures and mitigates global water challenges. Use Aqueduct tools to identify and evaluate water risk around the world.

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#Nature helps us adapt to #climatechange: 🌊Wetlands defend coasts from storms 🌳Forests protect drinking water & pr… https://t.co/x2cxRnwfq8
5/28
2020
#COVID19 Has Sparked a #FoodLoss Crisis. Here Are 3 Ways to Tackle It: 1. Government Facilitation and Redistributi… https://t.co/m80sJ4ZtcZAnd if you're keen on having a look at higher resolution current #waterrisk data for #Chile, check out the data in… https://t.co/8fgl0s2VWW
Retweeted by WRI AqueductWe're proud to announce @WaterPeaceSec has been awarded the 2020 #LuxembourgPeacePrize for Outstanding… https://t.co/lhAMrW9DUDJoin us this afternoon for an Expert Chat on Water & Policy: The Path to a Sustainable Future with Jon Freedman and… https://t.co/WWMLpaFM2WDid you know nature can help protect us from #climatechange? Wetlands, forests, mangroves, urban green spaces, and… https://t.co/UsrCJHqsNX
5/27
2020
After a water risk assessment, companies should set meaningful #targets to mitigate and manage the risks. We've la… https://t.co/zyTRtH1aKG
Retweeted by WRI Aqueduct#NowReading Parched and privatised: #Chile will be one of the world’s most water-stressed countries by 2040, accord… https://t.co/VeuaxS06Hn
5/26
2020
16 million children affected by massive #floods in South Asia, with millions more at risk #India #Bangladesh #Nepalhttps://t.co/36yqR54PFM
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5/22
2020
ICYMI, we've got another read for those of you keen on #water & #WaterStewardship! Want to know how some of the lea… https://t.co/kumRKCMUuI
Retweeted by WRI AqueductNext Week: Expert Chat on Water & Policy: The Path to a Sustainable Future with Jon Freedman and @CharlesIceland 📆… https://t.co/s8Ro0hsBfq
5/21
2020
Next Week: Expert Chat on Water & Policy: The Path to a Sustainable Future with Jon Freedman and @CharlesIceland 📆… https://t.co/dy4DWXIfqe
5/20
2020
Dive in! 👇 New report on 3 leading water tools (@wbcsd @WWFWaterRisk @WRIAqueduct); Croatian court to hear… https://t.co/C1Xg8a8Wuj
Retweeted by WRI Aqueduct#NowReading 5 habits we should keep as we reenter the world: 🚲 Keep Zooming, walking and biking 📝 Keep making groc… https://t.co/bnNt7XeJ6M#ICYMI #W12Online: Urban Water Security in Uncertain Times https://t.co/YgMiPzmrbB #watersecurity #wateraccesshttps://t.co/TdmE6Pgb5F
5/19
2020
Flood risk is increasing as a result of climate change and more people living and/or building in harm’s way. See ou… https://t.co/n0ABiW1idE
Retweeted by WRI AqueductNext Week: Expert Chat on Water & Policy: The Path to a Sustainable Future with @suezWATERTECH's Jon Freedman and… https://t.co/KnTYa1KDQd• Natural systems can contribute to clean, reliable water supply & protect against floods & drought. Combining gree… https://t.co/Q0KGH5iaB4• It Could Only Cost 1% of GDP to Solve Global Water Crises. And the economic benefits outweigh the costs. Every do… https://t.co/S1Rz1LIe1rBetsy Otto referred to recent WRI papers & blogs: • Unaffordable & Undrinkable: Rethinking Urban Water Access in t… https://t.co/uYbDo4rEeb#NowReading Zimbabwe’s Second-Biggest City Now Has Water Only One Day a Week https://t.co/kdsW6T9l2L via @Bloomberg #wateraccess"As long as the water situation worsens, there will be more quarrels and some of it will be violent. It's something… https://t.co/qaX5MNr8mS#NowReading Closing the tap when washing hands for those 20 seconds can save billions of litres of water… https://t.co/d6ubNr9EEpAnd a big thanks to those from the @WRIAqueduct team for helping with previous iterations of the draft. The work is… https://t.co/7RBvrc4bLu
Retweeted by WRI AqueductThe link has been updated: https://t.co/foryVo1TPM #W12Online #BuildBackBetterStarting Now: #W12Online: Urban Water Security in Uncertain Times Leading water experts will discuss meeting immed… https://t.co/pVBO0r7ejx"The world is running out of clean fresh water. We face a 56% shortfall of the available  global water supply  by 2… https://t.co/wUNJ9UepShTODAY: #W12Online webinar on Urban Water Security in Uncertain Times Our own Betsy Otto, Program Director, Global… https://t.co/otWKWU2lPq
5/18
2020
A new report from @WWF & @wbcsd provides guidance to companies and investors on leading corporate water tools and h… https://t.co/l4MTi94HvS
5/15
2020
Comparing the world’s 3 leading water tools for companies & investors. A new report from @WWF and @wbcsd provides a… https://t.co/PoIADtZiQBOUT NOW: NEW Report outlines the similarities & differences between @wbcsd @WRIAqueduct @WWFWaterRisk leading… https://t.co/whnjOIF7pR
Retweeted by WRI AqueductUnderstanding and evaluating water risks is critical for building a #sustainable and resilient business. Read @WWFhttps://t.co/01UmYcynTE
Retweeted by WRI AqueductIn working towards this publication, @wbscsd @WWFWaterRisk and @WRIAqueduct organised a webinar in 2019 to showcas… https://t.co/KQT1IGpbFA
Retweeted by WRI AqueductNext Week: #W12Online webinar on Urban Water Security in Uncertain Times. This conversation will address how to bal… https://t.co/zCFInhtLnb
5/14
2020
Happening Now: Knowledge sharing session on “The Future of Flooding – Explore Risks and Opportunities” with… https://t.co/vtxiO5nZqX
Retweeted by WRI AqueductThis interactive graphic shows the $ needed to achieve sustainable #water investment around the world. Turns out, i… https://t.co/pxIY9TqyVl
Retweeted by WRI Aqueduct#NowReading Companies blind to risks of water pollution and scarcity, and the untapped opportunity to address it… https://t.co/OhIXUbmVYC
5/13
2020
.@W12_Congress' upcoming #W12Online webinar will focus on Urban Water Security in Uncertain Times. Leading… https://t.co/WG03nMKO8w
5/12
2020
REGISTER: Urban Water Security in Uncertain Times Leading #watersecurity experts will address how to balance meeti… https://t.co/kgPpcmW7UX#NowReading As #coronavirus curbs ease, what climate-smart policies should we lock in now? https://t.co/DU3q9J7kFJhttps://t.co/RXGYgBal3S
5/8
2020
Low interest rates & the need for government spending mean it's a great time for infrastructure projects, like floo… https://t.co/vXQk6oHkwEBy 2030, 50,000 more people in the U.S. are expected to be affected by #coastalfloods annually. #Subsidence — gradu… https://t.co/kHSpn0wkdKWatch Now: #FindThePioneer Talk Show on Fighting #COVID19: Universal Access to Clean Water and Sanitation, with Bet… https://t.co/CnbfRQSlwSTODAY: Join the next @WorldResources #BuildBackBetter webinar to hear how #COVID19 and climate change are convergin… https://t.co/WXsjcCINfK
5/7
2020
Vulnerable communities around the world are facing threat multipliers: #COVID19 and cyclones, floods and droughts.… https://t.co/enMYmCEi1cTOMORROW: On the next episode of the @ZSP_ORG #FindThePioneer Talk Show, Director of WRI's Global Water Program Bet… https://t.co/Bf8lv7AoFRThe solutions to the world's water crises cost far less than you might think. @WRIAqueduct research found that secu… https://t.co/MbKMQ23Vix
Retweeted by WRI AqueductTOMORROW: Join the next @WorldResources #BuildBackBetter webinar to hear how #COVID19 and #climatechange are conver… https://t.co/b1RLPj7mdDBy 2030, about 63,000 more people in 21 U.S. states are expected to be affected annually by #riverineflooding. Lea… https://t.co/CGsWuhNx0e
5/6
2020
#AqueductFloods was created by a consortium of data partners, including: @WorldResources, @deltares, @VU_IVM,… https://t.co/Bejiq2EC08Did you know that development along coastlines will be the leading driver of increased coastal flooding risk in 203… https://t.co/tTkZ6SPHal
5/5
2020
Floods cause more than $1 trillion in losses each year, and that number isn't likely to come down soon -- #climatehttps://t.co/qJJF1fQXR0
Retweeted by WRI AqueductCompanies, governments, investors and the public can use @WorldResources' new Aqueduct Floods tool to measure coast… https://t.co/fudBxnkeaq#NowReading Report Finds 15 Million People will be at Risk from Climate-Related #CoastalFlooding by 2030… https://t.co/HQQnKyqDgqBy 2030, coastal flooding caused by #climatechange will impact larger populations in South & Southeast Asia than th… https://t.co/I2nNLtSz3c#NowReading #Coronavirus Is Not a Good Reason to Abandon Cities https://t.co/coL0mJyvxw via @VICE
5/4
2020
By 2030, 50,000 more people in the U.S. are expected to be affected by #coastalfloods annually. Three states — Loui… https://t.co/Ta9MASRXsbOnce again WRI comes through with a kickass decision support tool for a highly germane global water challenge! https://t.co/hJ3fGfLSEF
Retweeted by WRI AqueductAccording to @WRIAqueduct, this is what parts of the United States could look like by 2030 assuming a 1-in-100 floo… https://t.co/bkW6r72gOG
Retweeted by WRI AqueductFlooding is among the most serious & dangerous global risks, causing loss of life & damage to property. Flooding ca… https://t.co/Ifo81GvBkb
Retweeted by WRI AqueductBy 2030, the amount of people exposed to #riverineflooding risk will more than double worldwide and will triple by… https://t.co/kS4WmskN6q
5/1
2020
By 2030, the amount of people exposed to #coastalflooding risk will double worldwide, and the amount of urban prope… https://t.co/pSo3hdjUyv#NowReading @IMFNews leader says pandemic stimulus must focus on battling climate crisis https://t.co/eWBImHdGCo via @Reuters #climatechangeFlooding is among the most serious and dangerous global risks, causing loss of life and damage to property. It has… https://t.co/eeh44F3MtW
4/30
2020
#NowReading How Does Water #Infrastructure Affect #Coronavirus Risk? https://t.co/Wixp7nh2o6 via @IET_onlineGlobal flood risks are rising rapidly, but flood protection can significantly reduce these risks. #ClimateChangehttps://t.co/6u0ME7AlWt
Retweeted by WRI Aqueduct"Even relatively modest efforts to increase #floodprotection levels could yield very significant benefits ... Now w… https://t.co/7wkDwnh1WN"Governments have to supercharge investment in #wateraccess with infrastructure for piping, manage the water we alr… https://t.co/VI3B3Fx1dh#NowReading How do you build a city for a pandemic? https://t.co/sOwizjTOqZ via @BBC #cities #resilientcitiesIN 15 MINUTES: Cities at the Frontlines of #COVID19 Impact and Recovery Speakers include: WRI’s @AniDasguptaWRI &… https://t.co/j0Cju2FVNt
Retweeted by WRI AqueductIt's not just coastal communities who need to prepare for #flooding. The numer of people worldwide exposed to flood… https://t.co/ns1oOrYSg5
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4/29
2020
#NowReading Why nations must prepare for natural disasters amid the current #COVID19 pandemic https://t.co/mEIk55XCVu via @IWMI_With a focus on conflict early warning and the links between water, food and energy risks, the @WaterPeaceSec Partn… https://t.co/VrHBDrPlP5Poor water management poses major risks to agriculture, industry & local communities. There's a critical lack of in… https://t.co/vZqeogMkuX
4/28
2020
#AqueductFloods finds that the number of people affected by floods will double worldwide by 2030. The amount of urb… https://t.co/T19AXuzy7UThe Number of People Affected by Floods Will Double by 2030 | Blog from @WRIAqueduct highlights new analysis from… https://t.co/rtWKYooIKa
Retweeted by WRI AqueductJoin us April 29 for a webinar: Cities at the Frontlines of #COVID19 Impact and Recovery Speakers include: WRI’s… https://t.co/TTLBVvFUE7
Retweeted by WRI AqueductDevelopment along coastlines will be the leading driver of increased coastal flooding risk. People living in countr… https://t.co/mRgh3LDfU4
Retweeted by WRI AqueductClimate change and population growth will expose more people to dangerous flooding. Investing in flood protection m… https://t.co/RVPlk1flLl
Retweeted by WRI Aqueduct#Cities are at the epicenter of #COVID-19. Lives are changing in unexpected & difficult ways. As a result, we are e… https://t.co/WfCNmHuM3S
Retweeted by WRI Aqueduct#NowReading There will be floods: risk could double for world’s coastal and river communities by 2030… https://t.co/NGkfeKEsE0"Flooding adds to the existing challenges we're already reeling from. Flood protection needs to be a priority inves… https://t.co/arVlRu6wpkPoor #watermanagement poses major risks to agriculture, industry & local communities. @WRIAqueduct &… https://t.co/N1QLtIulZ2Water availability and water, sanitation and hygiene services are essential for fighting disease. But these service… https://t.co/HJyHFsg1r8#ICYMI Last week, flood experts introduced two updated tools that help fill in the critical information gap between… https://t.co/d3lJbN9B4w
4/27
2020
Restoring watersheds is helping @WaterTowersKe protect the water supply of over 50 million people! Dr. Winfred Musi… https://t.co/Ou1CFE9RQT
Retweeted by WRI AqueductPoor water management poses major risks to agriculture, industry & local communities. There's a critical lack of in… https://t.co/f1eCUfZF49The # of people affected by coastal & riverine #floods will double by 2030 @WRIAqueduct @UCSUSA @FloodsOrghttps://t.co/XK5nnV9rTb
Retweeted by WRI AqueductBy 2030, the amount of people exposed to #coastalflooding risk will double worldwide, and the amount of urban prope… https://t.co/Jn9GqKPvOi
Retweeted by WRI Aqueduct#ICYMI Yesterday, flood experts introduced two updated tools that help fill in the critical information gap between… https://t.co/YDwDjTIu5P#NowReading The Molecule That Made Us: @PBS is bringing viewers on a journey to explore the relationship between wa… https://t.co/iX9S4BC7gNCheck this out: exciting new data tool showing the rapidly increasing global #flood risk. This increases our unders… https://t.co/n788ZZYCZ1
Retweeted by WRI AqueductA new #SciMagReview highlights the various definitions and physical causes of drought and the analytical tools that… https://t.co/tDZtovQ0p3
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4/24
2020
"Green infrastructure" like growing trees on river banks can massively reduce the impact of flooding! Check out wha… https://t.co/Mddglz1j3i
Retweeted by WRI Aqueduct#NowReading Flood prevention could bring 'huge' payoff as global risks rise https://t.co/yexNc91Ivg via @TRF #AqueductFloodsFlood prevention could bring 'huge' payoff as global risks rise https://t.co/BjB2E5SzWd @WRIAqueduct @WRIClimatehttps://t.co/BtIrXquLag
Retweeted by WRI AqueductSee this very useful platform which has just joined the arsenal of @WRIAqueduct tools: https://t.co/B8r9ZuOjzs
Retweeted by WRI Aqueduct2/2 For example: a doubling of population exposed to coastal flooding due to population growth, sea level rise and… https://t.co/3F34ou0BkQ
Retweeted by WRI Aqueduct1/2 Today @WRIAqueduct Floods launched their online tool for the assessment of current and future coastal flood ri… https://t.co/wEfWhE8hvj
Retweeted by WRI AqueductRELEASE: New Data Shows Millions of People, Trillions in Property at Risk from #Flooding — But Infrastructure Inves… https://t.co/0oNO7vDQxI
4/23
2020

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