Finance must tackle the growing water crisis. Here's how

There are practical steps that financial institutions can take right now to protect themselves from the risks created by the water crisis and to have a positive impact on water security. Image: UNSPLASH/Simon Hurry

Kirsten James

Senior Program Director of Water, Ceres

Cate Lamb

Head of Water, CDP

Xavier Lefaive

Principal Administrator, OECD


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