In this chapter, Dr. Peter Gleick, a world renowned water and climate scientist, outlines major issues in access to clean water, including geography, economic growth, and environmental disasters. Solutions are also discussed. (Read PDF pages 1-15)
Share the World’s Resources
article, “Blue Gold: Have the Next Resource Wars Begun?” (2009)
(from Share the World’s Resources)
Focus on China, Middle East and Mexico. Great links to related articles.
> Access to Clean Water
(from China Water Risk)
Contains helpful infographics on clean water access in China.
> Greenpeace East Asia site article, “Over one third of rural China lack access to clean drinking water,” (2012).
(from Greenpeace East Asia)
This site includes an interview, transcription and video entitled, “Muddy Waters: China’s Water Pollution Problem.”