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If you prefer your Armageddon a little less political, check out the doom monged by @TheENDSReport this morning:

1/7 It looks like northern England could face water shortages by 2030…
2/7 But of course we've known about the looming crisis for ages. Here's @theresecoffey Coffey in 2017 saying England could face a “water deficit of 8-22% of total water demand by the 2050s". While London could see a of defecit 132.7Ml/d by 2020…
3/7 More recently, @EnvAgency chair @JamesBevanEA warned of an impending 'jaws of death' water scarcity scenario…
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The delivery of water 💧 and sanitation 🚽 services in the world’s poorest countries is jeopardized by:
-Weak government systems
-Lack of human resources
-Lack of funds #WWWeek
@UN_Water The 2019 @UN_Water Global Analysis and Assessment of Sanitation 🚽 and Drinking-Water 🚰 report draws on survey results from 115 countries and territories and 29 external support agencies #WWWeek
@UN_Water @WHOAFRO @WHO_Europe @WHOWPRO @pahowho @WHOEMRO @WHOSEARO The majority of countries have policies for drinking-water, sanitation and hygiene and implementation plans to support.
However, fewer than 1/6 of countries with costed implementation plans have sufficient finance to implement them #WWWeek
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Water is life, yet 1 in 3 people globally do not have access to safe drinking water🚰 #WWWeek
@WHO_Europe @WHOAFRO @WHOWPRO @pahowho @WHOEMRO @WHOSEARO Globally, at least 2 billion people use a drinking water source 🚰 contaminated with 💩.
Those left behind without safe water suffer the worst health consequences. #WWWeek
@WHO_Europe @WHOAFRO @WHOWPRO @pahowho @WHOEMRO @WHOSEARO By 2025, half of the world’s population will be living in water-stressed areas.

Cholera recurs again and again where people are left behind without safe water 💧

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