It is aimed at linking leading companies, interested in reducing their impacts and risks related to water, which implies:
The evaluation and systemic reduction of the impacts on water, due to consumption and contamination. Both direct (in the plant) and indirect (value chain: suppliers and customers); under a life cycle analysis approach. Application of the ISO 14046 Water Footprint.
Collective action in the territory to strengthen water governance, in the territory of influence of the company. Contribute to conserving water sources, strengthening more sustainable production alternatives, strengthening the social fabric around water and promoting access to water, sanitation and hygiene, among others.
It works with companies and business associations. Direct articulation with the water footprint group of the Business Council of the Pacific Alliance (CEAP).
It is a program led by the Water Thematic Division of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation SDC. It has direct actions in Colombia, Peru, Mexico and Brazil, promoting exchange with other Latin American countries.