Monthly Archives: March 2011

Respect shared water resources

Growing populations, expanding economies, and climate change are putting water resources under increasing pressure. In just 20 years, the world’s demand for freshwater will outstrip supply by 40%. Water is fast becoming one of the world’s great challenges of our … Continue reading

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U.S., World Bank Sign MOU To Enhance Efforts To Bring Clean Water, Sanitation To World’s Poor

Marking World Water Day Tuesday, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, on behalf of the U.S. government, joined World Bank President Robert Zoellick in signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to enhance collaborative efforts between the groups to improve water and sanitation conditions … Continue reading

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