Half of the global population will face water shortages by 2050

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  • FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Half of the global population will face water shortages by 2050” – below is their description.

    Estimates suggest that more than half of the world’s population will face challenges in accessing water by 2050. Monday is World Water Day, a global event that advocates for the sustainable management of water resources so that demand will not outstrip supply.

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