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The State of the World’s Water 2017
Climate change manifests itself mainly as water change. Unpredictable weather patterns – referred to here as ‘wild water’ – mean more storm surges, ruinous flooding, prolonged droughts and contaminated water sources.
The UN’s World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) warns extreme weather events like thesewill become increasingly common.
That is bad news for the world’s poorest people.
Published: Mar 22, 2017