Water and Development Research Group (WDRG)

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Part of Aalto University, it adopts a “strong global approach, as well as regional and local hotspot areas, including Finland.” Works rigorously on various aspects of water; on policies and related paradigms and on water’s many facets related to agriculture, urbanization, energy generation, ecosystems, climate change, and more while focusing on the future experts, visionaries, and game-changers who are “working towards deeper and broader understanding of water problems of our favorite planet in a solution and innovation-seeking manner.”

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Water and Development Research Group (WDRG) contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals


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