LAHORE    -   WWF has launched the ‘Community Water Stewardship: Replenishing Groundwater Resources in Lahore’ project with the collaboration of PepsiCo. 

Some of the key focus areas of the project are: Recharge Wells, Rainwater Harvesting Systems water systems and Floating Treatment Wetlands. 

These interventions are being installed in the PepsiCo’s Snacks Plant watershed in the Sundar Industrial Estate (SIE), with a focus on both urban housing schemes and rural settings. 

The project is being implemented with the endorsement of key government institutions; Water and Sanitation Agency (WASA) and Pakistan Council of Research in Water Resources (PCRWR). One of the key locations for the project is Manak Village comprising of about 700-800 households.