SIWI’s article “Wise Up To Water Risks” is featured in The European Financial Review’s February/March 2013 edition.
Water is essential to almost all human activities – including those you invest your money in. Today, 20 percent of global GDP is at risk due to water stress. Water supply crises is one of the most likely and potentially highest impact risks that the world of 2013 faces. Businesses state that they face water-related risk presently, and water is clearly a big issue for businesses today that goes far beyond Corporate Social Responsibility obligations. Understanding the risks and opportunities that water presents will help any company avoid unnecessary losses and build a sustainable future.