Yemen: Two thirds of people no access to fresh water

fresh water, clean water, disease, war, Jemen

A girl is drinking unsafe water

Clean drinking water is a growing problem in the war-torn Yemen.

Due to the ongoing bombardments and fighting, again millions of people have been cut from the basic needs of fresh water.

Oxfam warns: “They are forced to drink unsafe water, causing the outbreak of various diseases.”

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Needed: Amazon Green 4-helix Cooperation in Brazil

Brazil, water, pollution, Indians, NGO, clean water, fresh water, sustainable infra

Clean water in the Amazon is essential for Indians in the Amazon and all Brazilian civilians

The planning and implementation of a new approach to water resource management in the Amazon region will need to involve the four dimensions of a green helix initiative:

  1. government
  2. universities and research centers
  3. private sector
  4. non-governmental organizations (NGOs)

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