You take an hour-long shower after practice.
You leave the water running while you brush your teeth.
Nobody calls the plumber for a leak.
These are issues that could never happen in many parts of the world–because there is no water.
According to 100People.org, right now, our planet is in a global water crisis. .3% of water is accessible. “Water is very local.” It’s expensive to access and not usable in many parts of the world. The demand for water outpaces the supply.
What are some of the issues surrounding water issues?
What is necessary for agriculture? Can it be reduced or repurposed?
What can the average consumer do to reduce consumption?
Can we create potable water sources?
How can we redistribute water to those in need?
How does water affect geopolitics?
How do we stop water wars?
Use these Learnist resources on water to help you become more informed on the water issues facing the world today. Make your own board educating us about critical water issues we have not yet considered.
[image: peakwater.org. Water crisis in S. Sudan]