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As Cities Grow Across Africa, They Must Plan for Water Security

  • water scarcity
  • Water
  • water risk
  • climate finance
  • Urban Development
  • sustainable cities
  • Cities
Water insecurity in African cities
  • water scarcity
  • Water
  • water risk
  • climate finance
  • Urban Development
  • sustainable cities
  • Cities
Initiatives

Water Quality

Rio Atibaia - Campinas, SP  Março de 2020  Foto: Renan Pissolatti/WRI Brasil
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triple-threat-water-energy-and-food-insecurity
  • water
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How to Solve Water-Related Conflicts

  • conflict
  • Water Security
  • water
  • water stress
African village drought
  • conflict
  • Water Security
  • water
  • water stress
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Nature-Based Flood Mitigation Can Help Mississippi River Farmers

  • Aqueduct
  • floods
  • agriculture
  • food security
  • water
  • water risk
Flooding in the Upper Mississippi River Basin
  • Aqueduct
  • floods
  • agriculture
  • food security
  • water
  • water risk
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people-line-fresh-water
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Flooded street in Thailand
  • Aqueduct
  • floods
  • water
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Combating the Coronavirus Without Clean Water

  • coronavirus
  • Water Security
  • poverty
  • public health
  • water
People getting water in India
  • coronavirus
  • Water Security
  • poverty
  • public health
  • water
Initiatives

Water Security

We are far from universal water access. Flickr/Sarel Kromer
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Domestic Water Use Grew 600% Over the Past 50 Years

  • Aqueduct
  • water
water sprinkler on lawn
  • Aqueduct
  • water
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It Could Only Cost 1% of GDP to Solve Global Water Crises

  • sustainable development goals
  • Sustainable Development Goal 6
  • water scarcity
  • Water Security
  • water
  • water risk
Water scarcity in Ethiopia
  • sustainable development goals
  • Sustainable Development Goal 6
  • water scarcity
  • Water Security
  • water
  • water risk
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We Predicted Where Violent Conflicts Will Occur in 2020. Water Is Often a Factor

  • conflict
  • water scarcity
  • human rights
  • water
  • water risk
  • water stress
Mali water
  • conflict
  • water scarcity
  • human rights
  • water
  • water risk
  • water stress
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Water Could Limit Our Ability to Feed the World. These 9 Graphics Explain Why

  • Aqueduct
  • agriculture
  • Food
  • water
  • water stress
Conventional sprinkler irrigation
  • Aqueduct
  • agriculture
  • Food
  • water
  • water stress
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New Guidance Can Help Companies Reduce Water Risk, Improve Watersheds

  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • Business
  • water
  • watersheds
Upper Colorado River, Utah
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • Business
  • water
  • watersheds
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Responding to Day Zero Equitably: Water Crisis Lessons from Cape Town and Chennai

  • Cities
  • drought
  • India
  • South Africa
  • water
Cape Town’s largest reservoir, Theewaterskloof
  • Cities
  • drought
  • India
  • South Africa
  • water
Initiatives
Children hanging by stream in African township
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We're Grossly Underestimating the World's Water Access Crisis

  • Cities
  • cities for all
  • private investment
  • Sustainable Development Goal 11
  • Sustainable Development Goal 6
  • water scarcity
  • Water Security
  • development
  • water
We are far from universal water access.
  • Cities
  • cities for all
  • private investment
  • Sustainable Development Goal 11
  • Sustainable Development Goal 6
  • water scarcity
  • Water Security
  • development
  • water
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17 Countries, Home to One-Quarter of the World's Population, Face Extremely High Water Stress

  • Aqueduct
  • water
  • Water Quality
  • water risk
  • water stress
Lake Hume, Australia
  • Aqueduct
  • water
  • Water Quality
  • water risk
  • water stress
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PODCAST: How Chennai's Water Got to Day Zero

  • podcasts
  • Sustainable Development Goal 6
  • water scarcity
  • Cities
  • India
  • WRI India
The waterfront in Chennai, Tamil Nadu.
  • podcasts
  • Sustainable Development Goal 6
  • water scarcity
  • Cities
  • India
  • WRI India
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Water Is a Growing Source of Global Conflict. Here's What We Need to Do

  • conflict
  • Water Security
  • food security
  • water
  • water stress
A man carries water for cooking, drinking and washing in East Timor.
  • conflict
  • Water Security
  • food security
  • water
  • water stress

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