About the Pacific Institute
Founded in 1987, the Pacific Institute is a global water sustainability think tank in Oakland, California that combines science-based thought leadership with active outreach to influence local, national, and international efforts in developing sustainable water policies. Our mission is to create and advance solutions to the world’s most pressing water challenges. From working with Fortune 500 companies to disenfranchised communities, we lead local, national, and international efforts in developing sustainable water policies and delivering meaningful results.
Anticipated 2019/2020 Work
• Analyze and assess existing corporate water and public sector water assessment frameworks and disclosure guidelines that assess watershed interventions;
• Facilitate the development and implementation of water accounting frameworks among companies and other relevant organizations;
• Lead multi-stakeholder advisory groups to find common definitions across various established frameworks; and
• Publish a report on the road to developing a technical guidance on a common water accounting framework.
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