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How can we better value water as global shortages start

people collect water from tanker
People collect water from a tanker in Bhiwandi, India. Photograph: Divyakant Solanki/EPA

With water shortages exacerbating inequalities and causing damage to economies, making sure the commodity is properly valued by all is essential

September 13, 2016 — Water is essential for life, whether to irrigate crops, to manufacture goods, or for drinking, washing and cleaning. But the intensification of climate change, a growing population and Continue reading How can we better value water as global shortages start