Water

Water, the world's most precious yet undervalued resource, lies at the heart of a mounting global crisis that threatens both human and planetary health, this report warns.

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This publication provides the latest information on the water quality requirements of crop, livestock and fish farming, the assessment of water quality and options to address any related challenges.

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This report offers a comprehensive overview of water resources worldwide. It highlights the influence of climate, environmental, and societal changes.

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Water

Climate change and increases in drought and rainstorms pose serious challenges to water management, not only in terms of the quantity of water, but also its quality. However, according to the most recent report by the…

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World Water Week 2023 closed on the 24th August with a forward-looking prompt: what’s next? During the conference, innovative solutions to water challenges lay in focus. In 2024, the spotlight for the event will be on…

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Widespread implementation of experiential food insecurity indicators in the prior two decades has substantially improved our ability to track and develop tailored solutions for addressing malnutrition globally. An…

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A coalition of governments has launched a major initiative to restore degraded rivers, lakes and wetlands. They aim to tackle the world’s worsening water, climate and nature crises.

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A new UNEP report on freshwater ecosystems calls for an all-sector approach, which would also allow a more holistic realisation of the 2030 Agenda. Integrated policies such as integrated water resources management should…

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Switzerland has longstanding experience in transboundary water management. This is the focus of the Blue Peace initiative.

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This paper describes the adverse impacts of microplastics and micropollutants on human and animal life, as well as recent policy developments to address these problems.

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