Over a decade ago, I began making the journey from Washington, D.C. to Atlanta to collaborate with The Coca-Cola Company on its landmark water risk assessment and water stewardship plans. Today, Coca-Cola is a leader – perhaps the corporate leader – on addressing water risk and replenishing the water it uses around the world. Public and private partners from around the world seek the company’s expertise and partnership.
On this journey together,
On a good day, the 100-mile drive from Gros Morne, a mango-growing region in northwestern Haiti, to Port-au-Prince takes just under three hours. Six years ago, before key stretches of RN1, Haiti’s main highway, were repaired, the same trip entailed a seven-hour, jarring ride.
The relatively shorter and smoother trip, an outcome of persistent investment in the country’s transportation infrastructure, is an indication of how some things have indeed