Despite the critical role that water has in our everyday lives, few people realize that the world’s freshwater supply is facing a major crisis in the near future. Spread the word by sharing this infographic on your blog, website, Twitter, […]
GMO farming practices heavily dependent upon glyphosate herbicide formulations such as Roundup have serious, unintended adverse effects on human and environmental health. New research indicates glyphosate does not break down rapidly, as the manufacturer claimed, but is accumulating in the groundwater -the source for most of the worlds drinking water.
Eminent Domain used to pave the way for a foreign company, transporting foreign oil to a port to be exported. Think the government works for you? They are endangering our water supply, and our citizens, and violating treaties to enrich a corporation.
Almost 900 million people in the world don't have access to clean water. That's one in eight people! (WHO/UNICEF) Water is a subject very close to our heart -- and with tomorrow being World Water Day, we think this photo of six-year-old Andia Julia from Ghizo Island (PNG) enjoying an outdoor shower that Oxfam constructed for his village makes for a perfect Pic of the Week! Photo: Lara McKinley/OxfamAUS