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How CSCOs Should Lead a Response to the Water Scarcity Challenge

Published: 25 January 2018

ID: G00351256

Analyst(s): Pam Fitzpatrick

Summary

Studies predict that two-thirds of the world's population will live in water-stressed conditions by 2025. This risk primer will help chief supply chain officers ensure that strategic plans and governance programs specifically address water consumption in the end-to-end supply chain.

Table Of Contents
  • Impacts

Analysis

Impacts and Recommendations

  • Investor Concern About Water Scarcity Will Pressure CSCOs to Address Water Use in the End-to-End Supply Chain
  • Failure to Integrate Water Risk Management Into Strategic Planning, Operations and Governance May Undermine Business Strategy

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