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World leaders urged to prioritize action on water and climate (UN News)

Countries must step up urgent action to address the water-related consequences of climate change, the head of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and nine other international organizations said on Friday in a letter to world leaders issued ahead of the COP26 UN climate change conference. World leaders urged to prioritize action on water and climate […]

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Four facets of water in MENA’s conflict and forced displacement crisis (Edoardo Borgomeo, Anders Jagerskog, Carmen Nonay, World Bank blogs)

Water splashing hands. (Photo: Shutterstock) When he first arrived in Jordan, Abd was shocked by the lack of water. He fled Syria in 2013 after the destruction of his house and out of fear for his children’s lives. But since arriving in Jordan, he has grown accustomed to conserving water and using less of it. […]

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(Water) Water: how to stop undervaluing a precious resource and be ready for the future (WEF)

Anna Huber The importance of water – and its vital role in tackling global challenges – is not fully understood or communicated within water-rich nations https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2021/03/water-how-to-stop-undervaluing-a-precious-resource-and-be-ready-for-the-future/

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(Europe/Water) Water is life, and at the heart of our agenda (Euractiv)

Stanislav Raščan Water is a critical global security matter and Slovenia intends to put it at the core of its EU presidency, which starts on 1 July, writes Dr Stanislav Raščan.

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(Water) 5 unusual methods to harvest Earth’s untapped water sources (WEF)

Manzoor Qadir, Vladimir Smakhtin https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2021/02/water-scarcity-shortage-sustainability-climate-change-innovation-resources/