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Open Forum 2012 - Water: Scarcity and Stress is tightly connected to the issues of food production, energy, climate change, economic growth and security. Sizable parts of the world already lack an adequate water supply, while population growth and improved living standards are expected to exacerbate the problem. - How can governments and industry collaborate to ensure that water is distributed and used as efficiently as possible?- What is the best way to tackle the interlinked issues of water, food, energy and security?- How can consumers play a role in demanding and driving change?The session includes:Peter Brabeck-Letmathe, Chairman of the Board, Nestl?, SwitzerlandMartin Dahinden, Director-General, Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC), SwitzerlandJohn W. Hickenlooper, Governor of Colorado, USASir Mohammad Jaafar, Chairman and Managing Director, Kuwaiti Danish Dairy Company, KuwaitJim Leape, Director-General, WWF International, World Wide Fund for Nature, SwitzerlandEdna Molewa, Minister of Water and Environmental Affairs of South AfricaModerated byPeter Bakker, President, World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD), Switzerland
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