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African Water Crisis

Submitted by Anonymous on 29 July, 2008 - 09:26

Ceslie Armstrong interviews CHARITY: WATER founder Scott Harrison, actor Matthew Modine, and director Terry George about their efforts for clean water in Africa.

Water Need: Ahmednagar

Submitted by Anonymous on 29 July, 2008 - 09:24
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Johan Etsebeth takes us through his day as he visits Indian villages with serious water needs. These villages are just a few examples of the water crisis that so many Indians face every day.

A water crisis in northern India marks the onset of summer

Submitted by Anonymous on 29 July, 2008 - 09:23
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A water crisis at a picturesque tourist resort in northern India is posing a threat to tourism and in turn, to the economy of the region. Here's more on the situation.

Mussoorie, also known as the "Queen of the hills," for its scenic beauty and cool climate is in for a severe drinking water crisis. Locals say that most of the wells and hand pumps in their area have dried up due to a decreasing water table.

Women have to walk miles and children cycle for kilometers to fetch water for daily living, while temperatures continue to soar.

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