News tagged with climate

Five ways to halt 'critical' land decay

Scientists warned Monday that land degradation imperils the health and well-being of billions of people, threatening food and water supplies while fuelling conflict, mass migration and disease spread.

dateMar 26, 2018 in Environment
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Water: Why the taps run dry

The world has abundant freshwater but it is unevenly distributed and under increasing pressure, UN agencies say, as highlighted by the severe shortages in Cape Town.

dateFeb 13, 2018 in Environment
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