Sunita Narain, Challenges for Water Security in the Poor’s World, 2015

August 03, 2017

Published on Jun 4, 2015

This lecture addresses the fact that large parts of the developing world are faced with huge and mounting water challenges. On the one hand, there is scarcity and competition for the resource between current agricultural users and new users in industry and urban areas. On the other hand, there is increasingly variability in rainfall, leading to floods and droughts because of now more visible climatic changes. Curre