The Value of Water: What Does Water Mean to You?
Water is one of the most valuable resources we have. It supports life across the planet and is integral in our daily lives. To celebrate World Water Day and inspire an on-going conversation about the importance of protecting water, we've asked our co-workers and partners a very important question - what does water mean to you?
Title: Corporate Water Solutions Lead
Company: Antea Group, USA
"The February 2021 extreme weather events in Texas highlighted the vulnerability of our water supply systems. Our growing population and semiarid climate further underscore the need for water conservation, good water governance, and collective action projects to ensure long-term water security for the state."
Fátima Bertrán de Lis
Title: Senior Environmental Consultant
Company: denkstatt, Austria
"Water is always present in my favorite landscapes. It is a pleasure to work supporting companies on their sustainable use making sure that these landscapes persist."
Title: Senior Consultant for Hydrogeology and Environment
Company: HPCA, Germany
"There is no better place than near the water."
Title: Hydrologist and Water Resource Specialist
Company: Antea Group, France
"Water is our fuel."
Title: EHS Specialist/Alliance for Water Stewardship Specialist
Company: HPC Italy
"Water is a shared precious resource and it is the role of every one of us to contribute to its safeguard and conservation. I am proud to be the first Credentialed Alliance for Water Stewardship Specialist in Italy, and to be part of greater mission to resiliently face water-related challenges around the globe."
Title: Water Management Team Leader
Company: Antea Group, Poland
"As a mom of two and a Hydrologist, water means a future. In my work to protect water quality and quantity, I keep in mind that I am doing this not only to improve the current situation, but also for my kids and all children. Water is the key to life of next generations"
Title: Environmental Consultant
Company: EnviroSolutions & Consulting, Malaysia
"Water is essential for Life. Water is the driving force of all nature."
Company: Antea Group, Brasil
"Just before Christmas, my family and I rented a small cabin in the mountains. A couple meters from the cabin was a very nice mountain river with pristine water. It was really good for our sanity. Water is fundamental for health. Environmental and ecological health, economical health and, very important over these days, our health."
Krishna Kant Gupta
Title: Director - Water and Urban Infrastructure
Company: Antea Group, India
"Water is natures’ most important gift to humans and Antea Group in India made consistent efforts to establish itself in the water and urban business segment and deliver innovative solutions in hydraulic modelling, flood mapping, climate adaptation, inland water transport and waste water treatment. Personally, I have devoted more than 25 years of my career towards sustainable development of water and supported various initiatives."
And to wrap it all up and express our appreciation for water, enjoy a water Haiku by Antea Group's own, Julie Mouton:
Peaceful and soothing.
Often taken for granted.
It deserves our love.
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About Antea Group
Antea Group is an international engineering and environmental consulting firm specializing in full-service solutions in the fields of environment, health and safety, infrastructure, urban planning, and water. By combining strategic thinking and multidisciplinary perspectives with technical expertise and pragmatic action, we do more than effectively solve client challenges; we deliver sustainable results for a better future. With more than 3,200 employees in over 90 offices around the world, we serve clients ranging from global energy companies and manufacturers to national governments and local municipalities. Antea Group is a founding member of Inogen Alliance, a global network of independent consulting companies that are together by choice to collaborate around the world on EHS projects for a consistent client experience. Learn more at https://us.anteagroup.com.