Gene Kelly?   r...  The Water ?
, .....
Water crisis
 
*
 
Increase in the need of FOOD Increase in consumption of WATER. Excessive ater consumption   Overpopulation Increased  VITA...
 
 
This is very little water for human progression…
… We  arrive at these effects <ul><li>Exploitation   of   aquifers </li></ul><ul><li>Exploitation   of   rivers </li></ul>...
<ul><li>Great artesian basin in Australia – 1.750.000 km 3   </li></ul><ul><li>Ogallala Aquifer in USA - 450.000 km 3   </...
Exploitation of rivers 1. As a consequence, the Jordan River is endangering the Aral Sea. 2. Chemical Industry, Nuclear Ce...
 
 
Discharges
 
Global Warming effects <ul><li>Melting </li></ul><ul><li>Sudden   Atmospheric   changes </li></ul><ul><li>Depletion   of  ...
 
Melting snow and ice Reserves <ul><li>Kilimanjaro </li></ul><ul><li>Himalaya </li></ul>
 
Depletion of aquifers Salinization of  aquifers  caused by water shortage  Salinization of  aquifers  caused by  water ext...
Biodiversity: Fauna and flora
 
Falta foto mosquito Biodiversity: Health
Water Cycle Changes   Direct aspects We  need more quantity & better distribution   Indirect aspects changes in the climat...
Challenges and commitments
Challenges facing life and welfare Ensure food supply Water and energy Water and cities Water and industry Protect ecosyst...
Challenges for management: governability Manage risks Valuing water Ensure basic knowledge Sharing water resources Manage ...
Foto
 
Do you think this is funny?........  Some people think that this cartoon strip is funny, but if we don´t work together to ...
And if our governments don´t react  NOW, what future awaits our new generations?
 
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  1. 2. Gene Kelly? r... The Water ?
  2. 3. , .....
  3. 4. Water crisis
  4. 6. *
  5. 8. Increase in the need of FOOD Increase in consumption of WATER. Excessive ater consumption Overpopulation Increased VITAL NEEDS + =
  6. 11. This is very little water for human progression…
  7. 12. … We arrive at these effects <ul><li>Exploitation of aquifers </li></ul><ul><li>Exploitation of rivers </li></ul><ul><li>Construction of infrastructures </li></ul><ul><li>Environmental degradation </li></ul><ul><li>Discharges . </li></ul>
  8. 13. <ul><li>Great artesian basin in Australia – 1.750.000 km 3 </li></ul><ul><li>Ogallala Aquifer in USA - 450.000 km 3 </li></ul><ul><li>Aquifer Arabia in Asia - 160.000 km 3 </li></ul><ul><li>Guaraní aquifer (South America) – 1.200.000 km 3 </li></ul>Exploitation of aquifers Aquifer Guaraní (South America)
  9. 14. Exploitation of rivers 1. As a consequence, the Jordan River is endangering the Aral Sea. 2. Chemical Industry, Nuclear Centre, Textil Industry, Fish industry.
  10. 17. Discharges
  11. 19. Global Warming effects <ul><li>Melting </li></ul><ul><li>Sudden Atmospheric changes </li></ul><ul><li>Depletion of aquifers . </li></ul><ul><li>Biodiversity . </li></ul><ul><li>Displacement of ecosystems </li></ul><ul><li>Health . </li></ul>
  12. 21. Melting snow and ice Reserves <ul><li>Kilimanjaro </li></ul><ul><li>Himalaya </li></ul>
  13. 23. Depletion of aquifers Salinization of aquifers caused by water shortage Salinization of aquifers caused by water extraction Alteration of the ecosystem
  14. 24. Biodiversity: Fauna and flora
  15. 26. Falta foto mosquito Biodiversity: Health
  16. 27. Water Cycle Changes Direct aspects We need more quantity & better distribution Indirect aspects changes in the climate of the planet, global warming <ul><li>We need : </li></ul><ul><li>Money for investigation </li></ul><ul><li>Good Global Water Politics </li></ul><ul><li>Change of mentality </li></ul>Effects Unequal quantitative distribution Industry and agriculture Consumption Population growth Pollution Energy source Temperatures increase evaporation UN WATER RENEWABLE ENERGY
  17. 28. Challenges and commitments
  18. 29. Challenges facing life and welfare Ensure food supply Water and energy Water and cities Water and industry Protect ecosystems Meet basic human needs
  19. 30. Challenges for management: governability Manage risks Valuing water Ensure basic knowledge Sharing water resources Manage water wisely
  20. 31. Foto
  21. 33. Do you think this is funny?........ Some people think that this cartoon strip is funny, but if we don´t work together to save our planet, it will become a sad reality…
  22. 34. And if our governments don´t react NOW, what future awaits our new generations?

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