Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Water Foot Prints

Water rights. Water a right for all people.

"The Pontifical Academy of Sciences has hosted scientific study sessions on water, pointing out that 1 billion people lack access to adequate drinking water and that climate changes could aggravate the situation."

In Italy a political conflict over water--ought it to be privatized--has raged recently. The U.S. Catholic offers a usually clear, perceptive read, from which the above quote may be found.

Also, learn how much water people use yearly in the United States.

Wiki-image of impact of a drop of water is used according to the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported license.

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