RESEARCH & REPORTS > Water Scarcity & Resource Management

For an overview of water scarcity in China, see the Water Scarcity column in the Big Picture.

Source: Unfriend Coal, 2017

Source: CDP, 2017

Source: IFC, 2017

Source: World Bank, 2017

Source: WWF, EDEKER, 2017

Source: CDP, 2017

Source: Greenpeace, 2017

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Source: CBI, 2017

Source: OECD, 2017

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Source: NDRC, MIIT, 2017

Source: IPE, Wilson Center, 2017

Source: CERES, 2017

Source: ADMCF, Civic Exchange, WYNG Foundation, 2017

Source: IPE, NDRC, 2017

Source: Trucost, Energy Foundation China, 2017

Source: CDP, AECOM, Bloomberg Philanthropies, 2017

Source: WRI, 2017

Source: UNIDO, 2017

Source: China Water Risk, 2017

Source: World Business Council for Sustainable Development, 2017

Source: Greenpeace, 2017

Source: TCFD, 2017

Source: MEP, 2017

Source: Greenpeace, 2017

Source: , 2017

Source: Asset Owners Disclosure Project, 2017

Source: , 2017

Source: Pacific Institute, 2017

Source: ICMM, IFC, 2017

Source: , 2017

Source: , 2017

Source: Barclays, 2017

Source: UNESCO, 2017

Source: WaterAid, 2017

Source: UNICEF, 2017

Source: , 2017

Source: Arjen Hoekstra, 2017

Source: IWMI, World Bank, 2017

Source: UNEP Enquiry, 2017

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Source: , 2017

Source: World Economic Forum, 2017

Source: USAID, 2017

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Source: , 2017

Source: NDRC, MOHURD, 2016

Source: , 2016

Source: WWF (Hong Kong), 2016

Source: IUCN, ODI, 2016

Source: chinadialogue, 2016

Source: MIT Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change , 2016

Source: China Water Risk, 2016

Source: China Water Risk, 2016

Source: adelphi, 2016

Source: Arcadis, 2016

Source: World Resources Institute, 2016

Source: Earth Security Group, 2016

Source: China Water Risk, 2016

Source: China Water Risk, 2016

Source: China Water Risk & MEP FECO, 2016

Source: Zhuo, Mekonnen, Hoekstra, 2016

Source: Ministry of Environmental Protection, 2016

Source: The World Bank, 2016

Source: The Nature Conservancy, 2016

Source: WWF, 2016

Source: Greenpeace, 2016

Source: China Water Risk & International Renewable Energy Agency, 2016

Source: Greenpeace, 2016

Source: International Network of Basins Organisations, 2015

Source: World Resource Institute, partnered with China Water Risk & the Ningxia Development Research Center, 2015

Source: Xylem, 2015

Source: , 2015

Source: China Water Risk, 2015

中国瓶装水:繁荣还是衰败 (Chinese version: Bottled Water In China – Boom Or Bust?)

Source: China Water Risk, 2015

Source: China Water Risk, 2015

关于瓶装水,你不得不知的 件事情 (Chinese version: 8 Things You Should Know About Bottled Water)

Source: China Water Risk, 2015

Source: HSBC Global Research based on CWR research & findings, 2015

Source: NDRC, 2015

Source: La Zhuoa,∗ , Mesfin M. Mekonnena , Arjen Y. Hoekstraa , Yoshihide Wada, 2015

Source: Ceres, 2015

Source: China Water Risk, 2015

Source: GWP/OECD, 2015

Source: Natural Resources Denfese Council, 2015

Source: UN Water, 2015

Source: China Water Risk with chinadialogue, 2015

安全饮用水:中国的艰难长征 (Chinese version: China’s Long March To Safe Drinking Water)

Source: China Water Risk with chinadialogue, 2015

Source: , 2015

Source: CDP, 2014

Source: Stuart Orr & Guy Pegram, 2014

Source: CLSA & China Water Risk, 2014

Source: Kuishuang Feng, Klaus Hubacek, Stephan Pfister, Yang Yu & Laixiang Sun , 2014

Source: Kuishuang Feng, Klaus Hubacek, Stephan Pfister, Yang Yu and Laixiang Sun , 2014

Source: Carbon Tracker, 2014

Source: Global Environment Change, 2014

Source: Bank of America Merill Lynch, 2014

Source: HSBC, 2014

Source: UN Water, 2014

Source: HSBC Global Research based on CWR research & findings, 2014

Source: Standard Chartered, 2014

Source: Bloomberg, 2014

Source: Civic Exange - Su Liu & Jessica Williams, 2014

Source: Social Resources Institute, 2014

Source: the Ministry of Environmental Protection of the People's Republic of China, 2013

Source: Wilson Center, 2013

Source: CLSA, 2013

Source: Sergei Winogradov & Patricia Wouters, 2013

Source: China Dialogue, 2013

Source: Food and Agricultural Organisation of the United Nations, 2013

Source: UN Water, 2013

Source: Food and Agricultural Organisation of the United Nations, 2013

Source: World Busines Council for Sustainable Development, 2013

Source: The CEO Water Mandate, 2013

Source: UNESCO, 2013

Source: MCSI ESG Research, 2013

China National Human Development Report 2013

Sustainable and Liveable Cities: Toward Ecological Civilization

Source: UNDP, 2013

Source: Civic Exchange, 2013

Source: , 2013

Source: The Global Water Partnership, 2013

Source: GreenPeace, 2013

Source: United Nations , 2013

Source: World Bank, 2013

Source: Tsinghua University and NRDC, 2013

Source: Ceres, 2013

Source: World Busines Council for Sustainable Development, 2013

Source: Trucost, 2013

Source: CLSA & China Water Risk, 2013

Source: Asian Development Bank, 2013

Source: Bloomberg, 2013

Source: Global Water Partnership, 2013

Source: Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2013

Source: Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2013

Source: World Economic Forum, 2013

Source: Carbon Trust, 2013

Source: Accenture, 2012

Source: HSBC Global Research, 2012

Source: Corporate Citizenship, 2012

Source: Bank of America Merrill Lynch, 2012

Source: WBCSD, 2012

Source: Carbon Disclosure Project, 2012

Source: PwC; Civic Exchange, 2012

Source: KPMG, 2012

Source: The Ministry of Science and Technology, 2012

Source: UNEP; GEF, 2012

Source: HSBC Global Research based on CWR research & findings, 2012

Source: UNU-INWEH; Walter and Duncan Gordon Foundation; InterAction Council, 2012

Source: Dr. Markus Starkl/ IWMI, 2012

Source: Andreas Lindström, Jakob Granit/ SIWI, 2012

Source: Kyungmee Kim, Karin Glaumann/ Swedish Water House, 2012

Source: Stockholm International Water Institute; Elsevier, 2012

Source: SIWI, 2012

Source: Asian Development Bank, 2012

Source: UNESCO, 2012

Source: GreenPeace, 2012

Source: CEO Water Mandate, 2012

Source: Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited, 2012

Source: Tourism Concern , 2012

Source: UNEP, 2012

12th FYP on Energy Saving and Environmental Protection Industry (Chinese only)

For a summary on water-related issues in the report in English click here.

Source: Central government issues more details on energy saving and environmental protection industry in 12th FYP., 2012

Source: The World Bank, 2012

Source: HSBC, 2012

Source: Asian Development Bank, 2012

Source: KPMG, 2012

Source: Asian Development Bank, 2012

Source: UNICEF; WHO, 2012

Source: Arjen Y. Hoekstra, Mesfin M. Mekonnen, Ashok K. Chapagain, Ruth E. Math/PLoS ONEews, Brian D. Richter, 2012

Source: Hoekstra, Mekonnen, 2012

Source: KPMG, 2012

Source: KPMG, 2012

Source: The China State Council, 2012

Source: Global Water Security, 2012

Source: World Economic Forum with Accenture, 2012

Source: UNEP, 2012

Source: Ministry of Science and Technology, China Meteorological Administration and Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), 2012

Source: Arjen Y. Hoekstra and Mesfin M. Mekonnen, 2011

Source: UNEPFI; PRI, 2011

Source: FAO, 2011

Source: The China State Council, 2011

Source: HSBC Global Research, 2011

Source: CLSA Speaker Series, 2011

Source: Mekonnen, Hoekstra, 2011

Source: World Bank, 2011

Source: Veolia Water, 2011

Source: Arjen Hoekstra, 2010

Source: BSR, 2010

Source: Stephen CHEN, South China Morning Post, 2010

Source: WORLD RESOURCES INSTITUTE, 2010

Source: World Bank, 2010

Source: World Resources Institute and HSBC Climate Change, 2010

Source: Lloyd's and WWF, 2010

Source: Nomura International (HK) Ltd, 2010

Source: World Business Council for Sustainable Development, 2010

Source: CLSA, 2010

Source: World Bank, 2009

Source: Civic Exchange, 2009

Source: 2030 Water Resources Group, 2009

Source: McKinsey & Company, 2009

Source: McKinsey & Company, 2009

Source: Nomura International (HK) Ltd, 2009

Source: Hydrological Sciences, 2009

Source: CERES, 2009

Source: Changshen Wang, Yajun Sun, Xiexing Miao, Guoyong Yang, 2008

Source: Business for Social Responsibility, 2008

Source: Business for Social Responsibility, 2007

Source: World Bank, 2006

Source: World Bank, 2006

Source: World Bank, 2006

Source: CLSA, 2006