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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
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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

In World That Says It’s Cutting Nutrient Pollution, Progress Is Lacking

  • nutrient pollution
  • water
  • Water Quality
  • water risk
Algal blooms in Florida’s Santa Fe River
  • nutrient pollution
  • water
  • Water Quality
  • water risk
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It's Not Just Cape Town: 4 Shrinking Reservoirs to Watch

  • Aqueduct
  • drought
  • agriculture
  • maps
  • water
  • water risk
  • water stress
Al Massira dam, Morocco
  • Aqueduct
  • drought
  • agriculture
  • maps
  • water
  • water risk
  • water stress
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Does Coal Always Mean Water Stress Along With Economic Growth?

  • Economics
  • Aqueduct
  • coal
  • China
  • water
  • water stress
By adopting water conservation technologies, water saved in the agriculture sector can be transferred to the coal sector, however, with high cost. Photo by Yuan Wang.
  • Economics
  • Aqueduct
  • coal
  • China
  • water
  • water stress
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3 Maps Explain India’s Growing Water Risks

  • Aqueduct
  • India
  • water
  • Water Quality
  • water risk
  • water stress
In India more than 100 million people live in areas of poor water quality. Photo by Sambhaav Trust/Flickr.
  • Aqueduct
  • India
  • water
  • Water Quality
  • water risk
  • water stress

Water Risk on the Rise

  • Business
  • Aqueduct
  • business risk
  • investment
  • maps
  • water
  • water risk
Businesses are waking up to the risks water can pose to their operations and bottom line. (Credit: The National Guard/Flickr).
  • Business
  • Aqueduct
  • business risk
  • investment
  • maps
  • water
  • water risk
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Majority of China’s Proposed Coal-Fired Power Plants Located in Water-Stressed Regions

  • Aqueduct
  • coal
  • China
  • Energy
  • water
  • water risk
  • watersheds
  • Aqueduct
  • coal
  • China
  • Energy
  • water
  • water risk
  • watersheds
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5 Sobering Realities about Global Water Security

  • Business
  • Aqueduct
  • business risk
  • Food
  • food security
  • maps
  • water
  • water risk
  • Business
  • Aqueduct
  • business risk
  • Food
  • food security
  • maps
  • water
  • water risk

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