The Water Institute "The Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI)" organizes the World Water Week annually in Stockholm, Sweden. Within this global event, The Nature Conservancy, the Inter-American Development Bank, FEMSA Foundation and AB InBev Middle Americas proposed the development of a Showcase entitled "Water Funds: Reserves for future droughts", from the official program of World Water Week 2020.
As part of the official "World Water Week" program, three of our Water Funds participated in Showcase # 2: "Reserves for Future Droughts" held last Wednesday, August 26.
We want to congratulate the Water Fund for the Development of Zacatecas (FONADEZ) for being the winner of this contest.
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An agreement created in 2011 between the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), FEMSA Foundation, the Global Environment Facility (GEF), the International Climate Initiative (IKI),
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