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- Author: Tommy Koh (Chairman)
- Publication Date: 04-2009
- Content Type: Working Paper
- Institution: Asia Society
- Abstract: The global demand for freshwater is soaring as supply is becoming more uncertain. Today, one out of six people—more than a billion—do not have adequate access to safe water. The United Nations projects that by 2025, half of the countries worldwide will face water stress or outright shortages. By 2050, as many as three out of four people around the globe could be affected by water scarcity.
- Topic: Security, Water, Food, Famine
- Political Geography: Israel, Asia, Australia/Pacific