What is the true value of water?
As global water scarcity continues to increase the value of water and water resource management continues to increase – but how do we value water effectively? This piece examines how we value water by understanding the economic, social and ecological impacts of water resources. The Economics of Water Whilst it may fall from the sky […]
The Four Steps to Solve World Water Worries
By 2050 we will have 10 billion people on the planet. Already nearly 4 billion people do not have enough water for at least one month each year. Water is a finite resource. Climate change, rising demand from agriculture and industry, and a growing population are all increasing the strain on our supplies. The water […]
Global Water Stress: Solving our most basic need
4 billion people experience water scarcity at least one month of the year. 2 billion people live in countries experiencing high water stress 844 billion people lack access to a basic, clean drinking water source 700 million people could be displaced by intense water scarcity by 2030 We can help Which countries face water stress? […]
World Peace through Water?
Access to clean water is a driving force of conflict in many regions throughout the world. Water security for us is the reliable availability of enough water for health, livelihoods and production. Regions without access to a sufficient or reliable level of clean consumable water are considered water scarce. Water is an unevenly distributed resources […]
Become water-sensitive; every fifth child in the world confronts water scarcity.
Water stress had been worsened by decades of mismanagement, over-extraction of groundwater, and poisoning of freshwater supplies. Water stress has also been compounded by rapid population increase, urbanization, resulting in a reduction in accessible quantities of safe water.