People in this US city will drink treated sewage water due to climate change drought

People in this US city will drink treated sewage water due to climate change drought By: CNN    Posted: Dec 03, 2018 The people of El Paso in Texas are living in the middle of the harsh Chihuahuan Desert The city gets little relief with an…

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Equal access to water and the governance in six countries.

Equal access to water: Improving gender relations around water access, use & governance in six countries. Report from UN Development Programme Published on 17 Oct 2016. Women and men access, use, and benefit from water differently; yet due to existing gender disparities, their relationship to…

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Technical and scientific publications on water, irrigation and climate change, 2013-2016.

Juan G. R. and Collaborators. Technical and scientific publications on water, irrigation and climate change, 2013-2016. Water and Irrigation Vol .: 7, No. 1: 16-18, July, 2016, Spain. Publications made during the period 2013 to 2016 by a group of researchers, professors, specialists and technicians…

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A Warming World means less water with economic consequences

A Warming World means less water with economic consequences. NPR Staff, May 22, 2016 The World Bank report says we also need to think about too little water, the potable sort. There are areas where water is readily available, like Central Africa and East Asia,…

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World Water Day 2016

World Water Day 2016 “We can take bold action to address water inequity as part of our efforts to realize the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.” Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. Message for World Water Day 2016 Water means jobs Water is the essential building block of…

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Use of Oilfield Wastewater to Irrigate Crops.

California Water Board to investigate Use of Oilfield Wastewater to Irrigate Crops. http://www.circleofblue.org/waternews/2016/world/california-water-board-to-investigate-use-of-oilfield-wastewater-to-irrigate-crops/ By Brett Walton, Circle of Blue, Monday, 11 January 2016 On January 12, in an office building east of Sacramento, an expert panel on food safety will gather for its first public…

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Recycle sewage water for irrigation during drought: HC to Maharashtra

Recycle sewage water for irrigation during drought: HC to Maharashtra HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, Mumbai Updated: Sep 16, 2015 The Bombay high court on Wednesday told the Maharashtra government to consider recycling sewage water so that it can be used for irrigation during the drought-like…

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One-Third Of The World’s Largest Groundwater Sources Are In Serious Trouble

One – third of the World´s largest Ground water Sources are in serious  trouble: study. The Huffington Post Hilary Hanson  Posted: 06/17/2015, USA The earth’s biggest groundwater basins are being depleted far more quickly than previously believed, it was examined the 37 largest aquifers on…

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Farmers versus big business: the politics of irrigation in Tanzania

Farmers versus big business: the politics of irrigation in Tanzania Elizabeth Harrison and Anna Mdee Thursday 14 May 2015 Lack of clarity over who should regulate and control water access causes competition between farmers, urban dwellers and foreign investment. Farmers in Tanzania say that sprinkler…

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