2016 Stockholm Water Prize Symposium: Pollution or Prosperity?
2016-08-31 | Usage rights: CC | Credit: SIWI
The likelihood for and impact of a significant decline in quality and quantity of global freshwater resources is considered the highest risk to global growth and development for the coming decade. By 2030, the global demand for freshwater may outstrip sustainable supply by 40%. Unfortunately, in many cases and places, the present and future freshwater may not be fresh enough for our human and economic needs. Read more »