#Access to water

  • Article: World's Dwindling Water Supplies Bring Greater Risk of Conflict: Report

    World's Dwindling Water Supplies Bring Greater Risk of Conflict: Report

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 22, 2019

    Approximately 40% of the world's population is dependent on transboundary water. Read more

  • Article: 'Water Bankruptcy': 1 in 4 People Worldwide Facing Dire Shortages

    'Water Bankruptcy': 1 in 4 People Worldwide Facing Dire Shortages

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 6, 2019

    While Qatar is the most water-stressed country, India is at the highest risk for water bankruptcy. Read more

  • Article: India's Water Scarcity Crisis Disproportionately Affects Its Poorest Neighborhoods

    India's Water Scarcity Crisis Disproportionately Affects Its Poorest Neighborhoods

    By Sushmita Roy|July 10, 2019

    Those who can afford it still have access to seemingly unlimited water. Read more

  • Article: How This Clean Water Initiative Empowers Young Women in Cape Town

    How This Clean Water Initiative Empowers Young Women in Cape Town

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Coca-Cola Africa|Nov. 21, 2018

    Coca-Cola Africa turned the drought in Cape Town into a tool for gender empowerment Read more

  • Article: 'Water From Air' Quenches Girls' Thirst in Arid Kenya

    'Water From Air' Quenches Girls' Thirst in Arid Kenya

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Nov. 14, 2018

    Solar-powered panels that condense water vapour in the air could be a sustainable source of water. Read more

  • Article: Pope Francis Says Selling Water Is 'Incompatible' With Human Rights

    Pope Francis Says Selling Water Is 'Incompatible' With Human Rights

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 9, 2018

    His latest words fit into a broader framework of critiquing inequality. Read more