Last Wednesday the 22nd of March, the UN celebrated the World Water day. Many take drinking water for granted, but there are still 1.8 billion people in the world who use a source of drinking water that puts them at risk of getting deadly sick. In the driest and poorest regions of the world, women and girls walk for hours in the blistering heat to collect water for their families –withholding them from studying or working. Addressing the drinking water crisis of those regions can solve many problems at once.
Subscribe to the weekly update!
- agriculture air pollution Australia biofuel carbon dioxide China climate change climate conference climate deal COP21 drinking water drought efficiency electric car Elon Musk emissions energy Europe EV germany infographic Morocco NASA Paris Paris Agreement plastic recycle renewable renewable energy smart smart city solar solar power sustainability sustainable farming Tesla Trump UK UN UNFCCC urban development US water wind energy wind turbine