What is the HSBC Water Programme?

Water is a huge and growing global challenge. It is essential to all human activity and a fundamental driver of all socio-economic growth but, as a resource, it is under strain from population growth, development and climate change. Find out more.

Where we work

Of the world's population...

...has been displaced by dams
...do not have access to a safe and adequate water supply
...lives without clean drinking water
...will be living under severe water stress by 2030
...depend upon 0.007 percent of all the planet's water for all of their needs

The WaterHub is the home of the HSBC Water Programme