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Delivering a keynote, organized by UVA's Global Water Initiative, Ram Aviram, the former Israeli ambassador to Greece and chief of staff for former President Shimon Peres, detailed the efforts to negotiate water rights in the politically tumultuous Jordan River Basin. Aviram's talk was the first in a series of UVA World Water Events scheduled to continue through March and April.
During a GWI event held at Darden, participants at different stages of the water investing ecosystem spoke before a crowd on the opportunities for cultivating both meaningful environmental and humanitarian impact as well as return on investment in the still nascent space.
As part of UVA and Darden's annual World Water Events, Nestlé Chairman Peter Brabeck spoke to more than 400 attendees about the looming global water crisis.
NFL star Chris Long returned to UVA to discuss his nonprofit Waterboys Initiative in Darden Professor Peter Debaere's "Global Economics of Water" course.
The water infrastructure crisis in Flint, Michigan, was in the crosshairs of a panel of experts at Darden for the 2017 UVA World Water Events.
The global water crisis is clouded by many questions. Research led by the UVA Global Water Initiative is helping uncover critical answers.
The UVA Global Water Initiative prepares the next generation of leaders with the knowledge and tools to solve the world’s water challenge.
Public policy can create solutions to the global water crisis, and the UVA Global Water Initiative connects with policymakers to influence the conversation.