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reliefweb.int/report/world/un-expert-water-crisis-worsening-urgent-response-needed

Mar 4, 2021 ... GENEVA (3 March 2021) – A UN human rights expert today called for a robust and rapid global response to the world's worsening water crisis, ...

www.wri.org/insights/7-reasons-were-facing-global-water-crisis

Aug 24, 2017 ... Currently, at least 21 million people worldwide are at risk of river flooding each year. That number could increase to 54 million by 2030. All ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Water_scarcity

The clean water crisis is an emerging global crisis that affects approximately 785 million people around the world. 1.1 billion people lack ...

www.worldbank.org/en/news/press-release/2021/08/23/lack-of-water-linked-to-10-percent-of-the-rise-in-global-migration

Aug 23, 2021 ... WASHINGTON, August 23, 2021 – As climate change accelerates a global water crisis, rainfall variability is expected to be one of the ...

watermission.org/global-water-crisis

2.2 billion people around the world lack access to safe water. That's one-third of the world's population.1.

rainmakerww.com/about-global-water-crisis

In many regions, wells are running dry · Often, the water table has been polluted so water is no longer potable · 5 billion people face water scarcity problems at&nbs...

thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/575530-un-agency-warns-of-looming-global-water-crisis

Oct 6, 2021 ... Over 2 billion people live in countries that do not have proper access to safe drinking water, according to the WMO. Seventy-five countries have ...

www.theguardian.com/environment/2021/aug/17/global-water-crisis-will-intensify-with-climate-breakdown-says-report

Aug 17, 2021 ... Water problems – drought, with its accompanying wildfires, and flooding – are likely to become much worse around the world as climate ...

www.nationalgeographic.com/science/article/world-water-day-water-crisis-explained

Mar 21, 2018 ... Fourteen of the world's 20 megacities are now experiencing water scarcity or drought conditions. As many as four billion people already live in ...

www.worldvision.com.au/global-water-crisis-facts

Water scarcity is defined as a water deficiency or a lack of safe water supplies. As the population of the world grows and the environment becomes further ...

www.worldwildlife.org/threats/water-scarcity

As a result, some 1.1 billion people worldwide lack access to water, and a total of 2.7 billion find water scarce for at least one month of the year.