Gallery: United Nations: World is On Course to Run Out of Water


The world is on a crash course to run out of fresh water, according to United Nation’s Secretary General Ban Ki-moon. At yesterday’s UN’s International Day of Biological Diversity, Ban Ki-moon addressed a number of the water security issues facing the planet today. Only a small amount of water on earth is fresh water, and the Secretary General reinforced that there is a delicate relationship between water and biodiversity.

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  1. T.W. Anderson June 9, 2013 at 3:29 am

    I don’t doubt it for a second, but yet we are continuing the endless downward spiral nevertheless. People as a general whole are waking up to the reality of world drought and the greenhouse and etc., and it’s the next World War waiting to happen.

  2. Nivekian May 23, 2013 at 5:03 pm

    I say they’re about 30 years too late…

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