2018-03-15 – The Global Water Shortage: Climate Change, Conflict and Corporations

The conservation of water is of increasing importance in the world today, as climate change, growing populations and higher standards of living are causing increasing demands of this fundamental resource. With these issues in mind, how are we going to be able to provide water for all in the coming future? In this episode we talk about water, or rather, a lack thereof. We discuss the reasons why a global water crisis has occurred and what needs to be done in order to tackle this crisis. We also look at the cases of Cape Town and the Nile River, where water scarcity and water conflict is currently experienced