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World Water Day 2014

Credit: Holland Dutch Water Sector

Credit: Holland
Dutch Water Sector

Today is World Water Day which is being celebrated under the theme “Water and Energy”.

Water and agriculture are inextricably interlinked. Agriculture is a major user of both ground and surface water for irrigation—accounting for about 70 percent of water withdrawal worldwide.

Peruse some water initiatives undertaken in the Caribbean:

The Global Water Partnership-Caribbean (GWP) seeks to promote a sustainable, integrated and resource-efficient management of water resources in our region. View their World Water Day Message.

Resources:


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