World Water DayAgChat and BioChat combined on the topic of water. Life cannot survive without water. The issues of access to clean, safe, affordable water will continue to be a leading topic for a long time. Learn more about the issues and possible approaches to solutions from these two World Water Day conversations: AgChat and BioChat.
"According to the WHO, an estimated 884 million people worldwide lack access to safe drinking water and 2.6 billion lack access to basic sanitation (Kaiser Global Health Policy Report, 3/21). Additionally, "[a]pproximately 10% of the global burden of disease worldwide could be prevented with improvements to water, sanitation and hygiene and better water resource management," a second "Poverty Matters Blog" post states." Kaiser Daily Global Health Policy Report
This Week In Ag posted several resources on the topic of water, agriculture, human health, and environment.
Water and Water Issues As part of World Water Week, Agchat discusses water as it relates to agriculture. From discussion are several videos and information sources on water and its use across the world.