WaterAid Calls For COP Recognition Of WASH As Part Of Climate Change Adaptation

6 Dec 2018 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
KATOWICE, Poland
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Sudan, Niger and Pakistan are the top 3 countries with the most threatened water supply, based on new analysis by Water Aid of Notre Dame Global Adaptation Initiative measures of access to water, climate patterns and water usage rates.UN Water has estimated that 3.6 billion people lived in water-scarce areas in 2016, a number expected to increase to around 5 billion by 2050. This is the equivalent of an additional 110,000 people a day, or at least one more person added to those living in water-scarcity every second, leaving entire communities unable to find clean water to drink or wash themselves and exposing them to fatal diseases such as cholera...

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