24 Jul '17, 8am

#DidYouKnow 40% of all known species of fish are found in fresh water

#DidYouKnow 40% of all known species of fish are found in fresh water

The mission of the IUCN Global Water Programme is to be a trusted partner for evidence-based and adaptive change in water resource management that benefits nature and people. Our main areas of work are: Implementing IWRM using an ecosystems approach Good governance of water and dialogue to build transboundary cooperation and effective national and local water resource management Promoting sustainable and inclusive growth to improve water and food security and climate resilience Demonstrating natural infrastructure solutions for climate change adaptation Building partnerships for water infrastructure innovation in the Water-Energy-Food security Nexus Increasing social, ecological, and agricultural resilience of ecosystems in the face of climate change Supporting corporate strategies with an aim to recognise, map, and reduce water risks for wider multi-stakeholder benefits a...

Full article: https://www.iucn.org/theme/water/our-work

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