Conclusions of the World Water Development Report on groundwater presented in the Republic of Korea
Presentation of the World Water Development Report 2022 to the European Parliament
On 25 March the UNESCO World Water Assessement Programme WWAP and MEP Water Group organized the annual event to present the conclusions of the World Water Development Report 2022 at the European Parliament
New report: Is the solution to water crises hiding right under our feet?
Groundwater accounts for 99 of all liquid freshwater on Earth However this natural resource is often poorly understood and consequently undervalued mismanaged and even abused According to the latest edition of the United Nations World Water Development Report published by UNESCO the vast potential of groundwater and the need to manage it sustainably can no longer be overlooked
Climate change directly impacts the natural recharge of groundwater which is replenished by precipitation directly and via leakage from surface waters