North America has been relatively insulated from the effects of the global water crisis–until now. Here we offer some in-depth articles that help explain the underpinnings of the droughts and shortages that have begun to manifest here at home.
The Rainforest Alliance is working with the Ijenda and Rwegura tea factories in northwest Burundi to improve water, sanitation and hygiene standards for their tea workers.
Addressing the global water crisis will require a major overhaul of agricultural policies and the mainstreaming of sustainable farming methods. In addition to supporting these crucial measures, here are some daily actions you can take to conserve Earth’s most precious resource.
It’s a long way from Ohio to Butare. Find out what happened when our resident conservation biologist Deanna Newsom forgot a crucial element needed to use her water monitoring equipment.