Businesses Invest in Water
María Silva – Del Sur News – 18 Feb. 2016
The first meeting of the year of the #72 Water Basin Committee was held on February 8th, 2016. Eng. TFabiola Padilla of the Environmental Unit of the Government of the Municipality of San Juan del Sur and business owners renewed their cooperation agreement signed in a public-private joint venture to develop the project; Protection, Conservation and Sustainable Use of Water Resources in the Sub Basin of the Río San Juan del Sur (where the estuary is located) by producers (farmers) and users in the Municipality of San Juan del Sur. This is under the master plan; Integrated Management of Water Resources which is being implemented with the assistance of the German Development Cooperation (GIZ).
Mario Rocha stated: “The businesses; Forestal Boca de la Montaña, Precious Timber, Finca Las Victorias, Club Rotario, Restaurante El Timón as well as the Government of the Municipality of San Juan del Sur, GIZ and some small and medium businesses in SJdS signed a renewable cooperation agreement last year and contributed the amount of US $27,589.
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