Welcome to Water and Human Rights webinar on 18 November 2020

UPDATE on 23 OCTOBER: The Nordic alcohol monopolies invite You to an online webinar on 18 November 2020.

The Nordic alcohol monopolies warmly invite You to a collaborative webinar together with producers, Nordic suppliers, industry initiatives and other stakeholders involved in our common supply chain for alcoholic beverages.

The day will include lectures and interactive workshops with focus on how the use of water potentially impacts human rights and practical examples of water efficiency. The webinar is continuation to our Nordic co-operation, last year we organized a face-to-face event in Helsinki about Sustainable Rum. The webinar will be held in English. Please find the invitation attached.

Agenda:

Water stress and Human rights Webinar

November 18, 1 pm – 4 pm (CET)

  • Opening words, on behalf of CEOs of the Nordic Alcohol Monopolies
  • Study report on Water & Human Rights impact in the wine industry, Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI)
  • Workshop - split out discussion
  • Case study South Africa/Western Cape - water integrity in a holistic view
  • Challenges and strategies in beer production
  • Challenges and strategies in spirit production
  • BREAK
  • Techniques and innovations for saving water in California grape growing regions
  • Workshop - split out discussion
  • Conclusions and findings - WS results, summary of the day and strategy how to turn words into action

Please register to the event latest by Wednesday 11 November 2020.

Register here

WHERE?
Online

WHEN?
18 November 2020
1 p.m - 4 p.m CET

FURTHER INFORMATION?
Systembolaget
Hanna Helgesdotter Sutherlin
Hanna.Sutherlin@systembolaget.se

Alko

Laura Varpasuo
laura.varpasuo@alko.fi

Vinmonopolet
Rolf Erling Eriksen
rolf.erling.eriksen@vinmonopolet.no

Vínbúðin
Sigurpáll Ingibergsson
sigurpall@vinbudin.is