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Water Left Out Of Lima Climate Negotiations

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A month after water supply was a central feature of a U.S. –…

Water and Climate Connection -- Will It Make the COP-16 Negotiating Texts in Cancun?

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National delegations, in addition to interest groups, are pushing water higher on the climate agenda

Freshwater Crisis Not Included in Final Copenhagen Accord Despite Calls For Action

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The current climate accord negotiated at the United Nations conference in Copenhagen is dangerously inadequate, asserted a team of international environmental organizations. During a talk at the Bella Center, where the climate conference was held, the Global Water Partnership, Global Public Policy Network on Water Management, Stockholm International Water Institute, and the Stakeholder Forum teamed up to warn that stakeholders were about to make a dangerous mistake – not mentioning the freshwater crisis at all in the historic negotiating text.

Tenacity and technology: Current freshwater crisis has solutions, Scientific American article explains

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As demand for water skyrockets and droughts abound, an article…

Water's Urgent Message at the World Economic Forum

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"One of the problems that we face is that climate change is on…