The Water Risk Filter
From Risk Assessment to Reponse -- The Water Risk Filter 5.0 is a leading, online tool that empowers users to explore, assess, and respond to water risks. Developed by WWF and the German finance institution DEG, the Water Risk Filter has become a leading and trusted source of water risk data for thousands of users – from multinational corporations and SMEs to financial institutions – which have used it to evaluate hundreds of thousands of specific sites. After a major upgrade in 2018 and a wealth of new functions, the Water Risk Filter 5.0 will enable companies and investors to Explore, Assess, Value and Respond to water risks.
Bankable Water Solutions
WWF is launching Bankable Water Solutions, a new initiative aimed at leveraging tens to hundreds of millions of dollars to scale up basin investments that address shared water challenges. These projects, which can provide a sub-three year return on investment, when bundled for scale, begin to bring ammunition to the water stewardship and conservation efforts in a way that fundamentally changes river water quality.Bankable Water Solutions
Engagement & Awareness
Proactively engaging companies to improve awareness and uptake with partners like CDP and Ceres, as well as positioning water as a material risk within initiatives like TCFD.
In addition, improving financial institution awareness of water challenges and opportunities through tools, initiatives and events be it the Water Risk Filter, the TCFD Hub, or Financial Times Water Summit.