Category - world water day

  • March 22, 2017

    As World Water Day is observed across the world today (22 March 2017), Prof. Jesse N.K. Mugambi, giving the fourth reflection during Seven Weeks for Water 2017, said: “The great challenge is how to reduce the cost of treating wastewater, especially in the equatorial and tropical zones.”

  • March 24, 2012

    Catholic bishops from the UK and Zimbabwe have joined people across the world in walking with water this week in support of a campaign to highlight water poverty.

  • March 20, 2012

    For the first time in ten years, Botswana's Bushmen are ready to celebrate World Water Day as they enjoy unobstructed access to the life-giving substance.

  • March 22, 2011

    Humanitarian and advocacy groups are marking the 22 March commemoration of World Water Day with renewed focus on the need for "water justice."

  • March 22, 2010

    Church World Service is urging the United States to accelerate its efforts to help meet current and future water needs for all, by urging Congress to approve US $500 million in global funding for safe drinking water and sanitation.

  • March 21, 2010

    As the world marks World Water Day, the NGO Survival International has pointed out that Bushmen in Botswana are marking eight years without access to a regular supply of water.

  • March 19, 2009

    March 22 is the UN's World Water Day, so I wanted to mention a remarkable book by a good friend of Ekklesia (and an Ekklesia Partner) Annette Allen, which she is using to help raise funds for clean wa

  • March 19, 2007

    In the US churches are being encouraged to take practical and theological responsibility for conservation as part of a global initiative in coping with water scarcity.