Supporting global sustainable development
Increasing environmental degradation, due to global population growth and climate change among other causes, was a major consideration in the formulation of the United Nations UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
SUNRISE supported the realisation of the SDGs by improving livelihoods and wellbeing through research to:
- reduce environmental risk
- improve environmental quality
- improve reliability of the supply of food, water and other natural resources
SUNRISE guide on sustainable water management - (December 2021)
A new book supported by the SUNRISE programme shows why and how emerging scientific knowledge and new technologies can support sustainable management and use of freshwater resources, aimed at water professionals and practitioners in India. The guide is available to download as a free PDF or e-book.