#Day Zero

  • Article: The People of Cape Town May Have Just Saved Their City From a Huge Crisis
    Water & Sanitation

    The People of Cape Town May Have Just Saved Their City From a Huge Crisis

    By Joe McCarthy|March 7, 2018

    Drastic measures seem to be working — for now. Read more

  • Article: For Nearly 1 Million People in Cape Town, the Water Apocalypse Has Already Arrived
    Water & Sanitation

    For Nearly 1 Million People in Cape Town, the Water Apocalypse Has Already Arrived

    By David Brand|March 1, 2018

    Capetonians living in informal settlements consume just 4% of the city’s water. Read more

  • Article: Extreme Water Rationing Helps Cape Town Push Back Water Apocalypse
    Water & Sanitation

    Extreme Water Rationing Helps Cape Town Push Back Water Apocalypse

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 21, 2018

    The city is even now suggesting that Day Zero could be averted. Read more

  • Article: South Africa Just Declared Cape Town Water Apocalypse a National Disaster
    Water & Sanitation

    South Africa Just Declared Cape Town Water Apocalypse a National Disaster

    By David Brand|Feb. 14, 2018

    The drought has threatened to shut down Cape Town’s water system. Read more