Forests and water are inseparable
The world is facing a growing water crisis: already, 40% of the world’s population are affected by water scarcity, and climate change threatens to increase the frequency of both floods and droughts in vulnerable areas around the world.
A new report released today at the United Nations High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development in New York suggests that successfully managing the world’s forests will be key to mitigating these risks and ensuring safe and sustainable water supplies for all.
Ruaraidh Sackville Hamilton: Learning new ways to maintain and use valuable resources18.10.18
A look back at the career of the retiring Head of the T.T. Chang Genetic…Read more
Giving water a second life17.10.18
Launch of a major project on water reuse at Cairo Water Week.…Read more
Committed to Alleviating Malnutrition, India Declares Minimum Levels for Iron and Zinc in Pearl Millet16.10.18
- Food Security
The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) has established minimum levels of iron and zinc…Read more