Water Security

How 6 Charities Are Fighting For Water Around The World

The Huffington Post Canada | Dileen Simms | Posted 03.22.2013 | Canada Impact

Did you know that seven per cent of the planet's renewable water is found in Canada? It's a reassuring fact that Canadians won't go thirsty, at least ...

The Dirty Secret of Dirty Water in First Nations

Chelsea Vowel | Posted 01.09.2013 | Canada Politics
Chelsea Vowel

Health Canada reports that as of September 30, 2012, there were 116 First Nations communities across Canada under a Drinking Water Advisory. Neskantaga First Nation has been on a boil water advisory since 1995. If you are asking yourself how this is even possible in a country like Canada, the Auditor General highlighted the main problem areas in 2005.

Jean Chretien On Water Crisis: InterAction Council Co-Chair And World Leaders Report On Global Water Security

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.10.2012 | Canada Impact

OTTAWA - A prestigious group of former world leaders and experts is sounding the alarm about a water crisis that threatens peace, political stability ...