Tag: watercog

The Rivers Trust turns the lens on corporates in water stewardship

The Rivers Trust turns the lens on corporates in water stewardship

Posted by Rebecca Duncan

On Thursday 3rd December, The Rivers Trust hosted “Water Stewardship Through the Corporate Lens”, a unique webinar bringing ENGOs, catchment partnership hosts, government agencies, and corporate representatives together to discuss the opportunities around water stewardship. Over 100 people attended, representing a diverse range of organisations. In partnership with the Catchment…

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We brought the #EndSewagePollution petition to Parliament: here’s what happened

We brought the #EndSewagePollution petition to Parliament: here’s what happened

Posted by Emily Cooper

Last week, we helped Surfers Against Sewage to deliver 44,691 signatures to Parliament—all calling for an end to sewage pollution. We feel completely and utterly overwhelmed by the support the #EndSewagePollution petition received—and we couldn’t be prouder of all those who signed. Our Director of Partnerships and Communications, Christine Colvin,…

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Why we love wetlands

Why we love wetlands

Posted by Emily Cooper

This World Water Week, we want to give these fantastic ecosystems the attention they deserve. By the year 2000, >85% of the wetlands present in 1700 had been lost. In percentage terms, wetland loss is currently occurring three times faster than forest loss. Thankfully, societal awareness of the value of…

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