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Water Scarcity

Water Scarcity

Marseilles to hold e-Hackathon for water shortage solutions

NAPLES - An e-Hackathon planned will address three challenges: (1) Mitigation solutions for climate change impacts on water resources and food security; (2) Urban waste (water) management; and (3) Water, sanitation and hygiene and COVID-19. The issues were chosen by the Center for Mediterranean Integration (CMI) of Marseilles for its…
bubmag
June 10, 2020
Water Scarcity

This Is How Climate Change Will Increase Human Conflict

Whether or not climate change will exacerbate conflict is no longer a hypothetical question: according to the Red Cross, it’s already happening. As long ago as 2018, Peter Maurer, the head of the organisation’s International Committee, told the Guardian: “When I think about our engagement in sub-Saharan Africa, in Somalia,…
bubmag
June 7, 2020
Water Scarcity

[Download] Topicwise UPSC Mains General Studies Paper-1 (GSM1): since new Syllabus of 2013 to latest 2019

Prologue GSM1-Topicwise Questions since Pattern change in 2013 History History: Art & Culture History: India before Independence History: India After independence History: world Social Science Social Science: Caste, Religion, Region, Globalization Social Science: Poverty, Population, Globalization Social Science: Globalization Social Science: Women Geography Geography: Physical Geography: Climate, Disaster related Geography:…
bubmag
May 31, 2020
Water Scarcity

Time to Get It Together on Mitigation and Adaptation

— By Yoly Gutierrez To combat climate change, one can avoid it via mitigation, or cope with it via adaptation. Even though these objectives are two sides of the same coin, their synergies and conflicts tend to be overlooked. “Because of the way international negotiations and national policies have separated…
bubmag
May 31, 2020
Water Scarcity

Pandemic worsens pain of periods for women across the world: NGO

World A girl demonstrates how to use a reusable sanitary pad kit provided by Plan International in NigeriaÕs Borno State April 21, 2020. Nubwa Ibhrahim/Plan International/Handout via REUTERS 28 May 2020 05:41PM(Updated: 28 May 2020 05:42PM) BANGKOK: Millions of women worldwide are facing shortages of sanitary products, price hikes, and…
bubmag
May 28, 2020
Water Scarcity

Pandemic worsens pain of periods for women across the world: NGO

Asia A girl demonstrates how to use a reusable sanitary pad kit provided by Plan International in NigeriaÕs Borno State April 21, 2020. Nubwa Ibhrahim/Plan International/Handout via REUTERS 28 May 2020 03:21PM(Updated: 28 May 2020 05:42PM) BANGKOK: Millions of women worldwide are facing shortages of sanitary products, price hikes, and…
bubmag
May 28, 2020