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Celebrating two decades of Sustainable Water

Water is a precious resource in short supply. Access to clean and safe water is a continuous global challenge. Population growth, increasing water consumption, pollution and climate change are major drivers of water scarcity. The RobecoSAM Sustainable Water Strategy has been tackling these for 20 years.

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  • Warmer oceans, floods and droughts

    Climate change manifests itself, among other things, in an increase in extreme weather events. For example, rising sea levels lead to more flooding and storm surges.

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  • Historic fund launches a new water study

    Water is a precious resource essential for sustaining not only life and health but also industrial development and economic growth.
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  • A global Sustainable Water strategy

    The strategy invests worldwide in companies providing technology, products and services relating to the water value chain.
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Webinar on Sustainable Water equities

  • In this webinar, Portfolio Manager Dieter Kuffer outlines the kinds of cutting-edge companies that the fund invests in. These range from technologies that purify and desalinate rain, sea or wastewater to rain capture systems in regions with chronic shortages. He provides an update on how the fund is performing, and its plans for the next 20 years.

  • During the webinar Dieter Kuffer covered the following topics:

    • The technology, products and services in the water value chain.
    • How stocks are balanced between defensive sectors and cyclicals
    • Why this kind of investing offers returns while making an impact

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Water Investment Opportunity

Worldwide water scarcity is expanding made worse by climate change and growing populations. Discover how investments in water can create shared value for society, the environment and investors.

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Latest insights

We regularly publish articles, videos and podcasts related to the Sustainable Water Strategy

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Latest insights

We regularly publish articles, videos and podcasts related to the Sustainable Water Strategy

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Our outlook for SI and engagement themes for 2022
Our outlook for SI and engagement themes for 2022
Higher demand for sustainable investing strategies is set to continue in 2022 as the world works towards net zero emissions.
13-01-2022 | Webinar
Protecting the planet heads 2022 engagement themes
Protecting the planet heads 2022 engagement themes
Preserving natural resources amid the drive for net zero emissions leads Robeco’s four new engagement themes for 2022.
07-01-2022 | Insight
Finland tops country sustainability ranking for the first time
Finland tops country sustainability ranking for the first time
After decades in the shadows of its Nordic neighbors, Finland finally emerges as the new northern light for sustainability performance.
05-01-2022 | Insight
Covid shows decarbonization strategies essential for property companies
Covid shows decarbonization strategies essential for property companies
The property sector has been hit hard by the Covid-19 pandemic.
03-01-2022 | Insight
Managing climate change risk for insurers
Managing climate change risk for insurers
No sector is more exposed to the harsh reality of climate change than insurers.
30-12-2021 | Insight
A perfect storm in energy markets
A perfect storm in energy markets
The energy crisis unfolding across the globe is rocking energy markets, creating winners and losers across the energy value chain.
23-12-2021 | Insight
Investing in the future of energy | RobecoSAM Smart Energy
Investing in the future of energy | RobecoSAM Smart Energy
The RobecoSAM Smart Energy strategy focuses on companies that provide competitive and sustainable solutions to the growing need for reliable, clean & affordable energy supply.
22-12-2021 | Product video
A winning combination | RobecoSAM Global SDG Engagement Equities
A winning combination | RobecoSAM Global SDG Engagement Equities
We all want to do our bit to create a better world.
22-12-2021 | Product video

Why invest in the Sustainable Water strategy?

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  • Get in touch with us

    Contact us if you would like to know more about this strategy.
  • Who’s behind the Sustainable Water strategy?

    Get to know the portfolio manager who has been at the helm of the strategy since inception, Dieter Küffer.
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  • Sustainable Water Equities

    Check out all information on all share classes of RobecoSAM Sustainable Water Equities.

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