Aqueduct Global Maps 3.0 Data include indicators of water quantity, water variability, water quality, ESG risk, and access to water.
New data on WRI's Aqueduct platform ranks the world's countries from least to most water-stressed.
This data ranks countries and their subnational areas – like states and provinces – by several water risk indicators, including baseline water stress and drought risk.
This technical note serves as the main reference for the updated Aqueduct™ 3.0 water risk framework, in which we combine 13 water risk indicators—including quantity, quality, and reputational risks—into a composite overall water risk score. All Aqueduct 3.0 data can be accessed...
Understand and identify current and future water risks to agriculture and food security.
Identify coastal and riverine flood risks, and analyze the costs and benefits of investing in flood protection.
Understand and compare national and sub-national water risks.
Map and analyze current and future water risks across locations.
Chennai's four main reservoirs are virtually dry. This crisis is not only due to last year's poor monsoon season—lack of proper management is driving the city's water security problems.
Cayla Whiteside is an intern in the Aqueduct Water-Energy Nexus project. This summer, she will be working primarily on the Water, Peace, and Security (WPS) project. She will be conducting...