Over the last 13 months, 25 stakeholders representing industry, government and civil society have been participating in Project Blue Thumb – a social innovation lab aimed at maintaining and improving water quality in the Red Deer River Watershed. In this series of posts, team members Milana Simikian and Graham Strickert provide insight into their experience with the […]

“Anyone who can solve the problems of water will be worthy of two Nobel prizes—one for peace and one for science.” —President John F. Kennedy, 1962 Over fifty years after Kennedy made these comments, his words ring louder than ever. Globally, 1.2 billion people live in water-scarce regions, while water demand is expected to increase […]