This article and the discussion on the technology associated with the world’s large-scale ocean cleanup is very fascinating.
This article summarizing the aftermath of the earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia is chilling. The before and after pictures of how the natural disaster just wiped out an entire segment of the region is just chilling. My thoughts with the indonesians, in these tough times.
Here is an interesting articles on the issues related to water charity based on an interview with Scott Harrison. Read on.
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Is a key issue hurting water world. Here is a report from NPR on this same topic. Read on.
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There isn’t much argument against the reason why everyone in this world should have safe and easy access to toilets. This initiative by the world health organization is worth mentioning. Did you know that most communicable diseases such as cholera, typhoid, polio, diahrrea, dysentry all spread because of dirty water, standing water, and untreated sewage?
We can do better than this.. world.. Read on.
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Tracking this storm and how it is about to bring a whole lot of moisture to the Southwestern US states of New Mexico, Arizona, and Utah. Stay safe people. Read on.
Here is a sustainable and renewable way of providing electricity to about 30% of Cameroonians. The hydropower project is developed on the Sanaga River, a huge source of water supply in Sub-Saharan Africa. This is one of the projects supported by the World Bank. Practical solutions for real problems. Watch it. Here is another website that shows glimpses of the project.
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Day Zero for water resources is imminent in Indian cities? Well, if we don’t act on the issues, it may very well be. This is the most comprehensive article I have read on the water issues plaguing at least two of the major cities in India. A very good read on a very important issue.
Yet another story of solid waste in the drainage system from Sierra Leone.. seems like the theme of the day for this amazing Friday. Read on.