Blog by Lorna Davies, Voluntary Farmer-led Approach to Nutrient Management, Project Manager
Water scarcity is hitting the globe again. Last year Cape Town, this year Day Zero looms for Chennai in India, where taps will be turned off and access limited to emergency supplies. Here in the UK our issues contradict the global trend with excess flows affecting both urban and rural communities across the North East of England.
For eight consecutive years water has hit the top five risks in the World Economic Forums’ Global Risks Report as highlighted by 1,000 experts.