Green infrastructure for Latin America and the Caribbean: rich in water, yet thirsty

STOCKHOLM, Sweden — Latin America and the Caribbean needs to progress towards a wiser combination of green and traditional infrastructure to satisfy the water needs of the 21st century.

That is the main message of the Latin America and the Caribbean Focus at the Stockholm International Water Institute’s World Water Week (Eye on LAC) being held in Stockholm, Sweden, from August 26 to 31.

The meeting, attended by government and civil society representatives as well as private sector companies and academics from around the world under the motto “Water, ecosystems and human development”, will focus on the need to invest in nature-based solutions to address the threats associated with climate change, increased water variability and stressed ecosystems.

The discussions…

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