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THIRST Things First

INTERNATIONAL DECADE FOR ACTION - WATER FOR LIFE 2005-2015

Increasing imbalances in the world’s water and food security situation are unfolding. The differences between those who have access to plenty of food, for whom water seldom is an issue, and those who are less provided for are obvious. Areas with high population growth face severe problems associated with poverty and low adaptive capacity. In addition, climate change is increasing the unpredictability of rainfall, the rate of evapotranspiration and the occurrence of extreme events. In a situation where the competition for water is getting stiffer, these changes are making food production, including fisheries and aquaculture, riskier and more uncertain.

We have been blazing the ‘Worth of Water’ trail for decades.

 

KOR Blimey! On safari in Egypt and Kenya with a KOR water bottle.

 

How much water do you eat ? What on Earth does it cost? Find out in the ezine below.