World Water Day 2019: Leaving no one behind
UNHCR’s report: one person displaced every two seconds
Mountains are home to many indigenous peoples worldwide. Indigenous communities are often the stewards of mountain landscapes and ecosystems as their culture and traditions are inherently tied to land, forest, water and other natural resources they inhabit and use.
During a two-week visit to Lesotho, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation, Mr. Léo Heller, met representatives of both central and district Governments, international organizations and those pro …
Without water, children cannot survive. When forced to rely on unsafe or contaminated water, they are at risk of deadly diseases.
The 1st World Water Summit on “Leaving No One Behind,” was hosted in Geneva on 7-8 February, 2019.
Known as the “source of the earth”, the Lake Baikal in Siberia is one of the largest freshwater reservoirs in the world. The lake is also the location for the Swiss extreme athlete Ernst Bromeis next project. Ernst Bromeis currently plans an expedition …