A quarter of the Earth’s population is facing critical water shortages

Date: 2019. 08. 09. 11:01

Seventeen countries, mostly in Africa and the Middle East, are already experiencing one of the most cruel symptoms of climate change, extreme water shortage – privatbankar.hu wrote.

According to a recent study, many cities around the world are getting close to the “zero day” – the day when they simply run out of drinking water. Europe is not safe either: Italy, Spain, Greece, Portugal and Belgium are already at very high risk of water scarcity. (privatbankar.hu)