The UN-organized climate summit in New York on September 23 is key to assessing future prospects in the fight against global warming and climate change. They have stolen my dreams and my childhood with their empty words, said the young activist Greta Thunberg at the opening of the climate summit
Juan G. R. Australia hydraulic development requires more investment and economic studies. Water and Irrigation. Vol 4, No. 1: 9-10, April, 2013, Spain. Australia has made great efforts in sustainable water development in the country, but droughts and floods threaten future food crises, it is…View More Australia hydraulic development requires more investment and economic studies.
Rosenberg A. Ranking: The eight countries with the largest volumes of fresh water Andres Rosenberg The ranking of countries with the largest volume of fresh water is represented by Brazil, Canada, Indonesia, China, India, United States, Colombia and Peru. About 1,100 million people, more than…View More Ranking: The eight countries with the largest volumes of fresh water
Juan G. R. Abundant rains cause overflows in the major rivers of Spain. …View More Abundant rains cause overflows in the major rivers of Spain.
Human errors and climate change cause flooding in Argentina By: AFP April 4, 2013 According to experts, a key factor in Argentina’s tragedy is the indiscriminate construction of buildings. The tragic floods that hit Buenos Aires and La Plata to 63 km south, far left…View More Human errors and climate change cause flooding in Argentina
World Water Day 22 March 2013 Theme 2013: Water Cooperation “One of each three people lives in country with moderate to high water scarce, and it is possible that by 2030 the shortage affects nearly half of the world population, as demand may exceed by…View More Water cooperation
Juan G. R. Wastewater purification and its use in Spain. Water and Irrigation, Vol: 4,…View More Wastewater purification and its use in Spain.
Climate change: provide greater damage by drought in Coahuila Source: Jose Reyes, February 5, 2013, Mexico. About 18 thousand producers are those who will…View More Climate change: provide greater damage by drought in Coahuila
Mekonnen Teshome. Horn of Africa should grow more climate-hardy cassava 17 January 2013 | EN Farmers in the Horn of Africa should focus on growing more improved cassava varieties, which are high-yielding and resilient to…View More Horn of Africa should grow more climate-hardy cassava
Well system inspect as consequence agricultural emergency in Chile January 29, 2013, Chile. The 23 wells built by the Department of Hydraulic Works MOP of Chile, are part of the Integral project of Water Infrastructure for Aconcagua, which generate a large supply of water deficit…View More Well system inspect as consequence agricultural emergency in Chile
Juan G. R. The European Union require more water resources management. Water and Irrigation. Vol: 4, No. 1: 3-4, January, 2013, Spain. The extreme water stress is characteristic of most part of the territory of Spain, from the eastern and Mediterranean zone of France, Cyprus,…View More The European Union require more water resources management.
Rasha Deweder. Agricultural research key to easing climate change http://www.scidev.net/es/agriculture-and-environment/water/news/ciencia-agr-cola-aliviar-impactos-de-cambio-clim-tico-.html www.scidev.net 14 December 2012 | EN Drylands constitute more than 40 per cent of the world’s land surface and are home to 2.5 billion people. Those lands have less than eight per cent of the…View More Agricultural research ‘key to easing climate-change impacts’
Juan G. R. The Spanish agricultural sector requires a more streamlined water policy. Water and Irrigation. Vol: 4, No. 1: 1-2, January, 2013, Spain. The Spanish state has increased water control, however needs to develop a water policy to expedite the construction of dams and…View More The Spanish agricultural sector requires a more streamlined water policy.
Polluted rivers of Mexico 73% M. Lopez L. El Mundo de Orizaba, News, 16/12/2012, Mexico. In Mexico, 73% of the rivers are polluted, the tributaries Veracruz and Coatzacoalcos White top the list, according to the National Water Commission, Conagua. This was revealed in the evaluation…View More Polluted rivers of Mexico 73%
Eguren Fernando. Water for agriculture: possibilities and problems. Posted by CEPES in: The Agrarian Journal 146, November 2012, Peru. Peru is one of the country with less arable land per capita, one of the twenty countries in the world with greater availability of water: about…View More Water for agriculture: possibilities and problems