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Drilling down on water access as drought becomes the ‘new normal’

Crystal Tulley-Cordova’s job is addressing one of the most pressing needs of the Navajo Nation: access to clean water.

Following hurricanes, water insecurity spikes in Nicaragua
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Following hurricanes, water insecurity spikes in Nicaragua

Since Hurricanes Eta and Iota devastated Nicaragua last winter, an estimated 500,000 people along the northern Caribbean coast do not have access to clean water, hygiene, and sanitation facilities.

There's a pandemic power crisis. But how big is it?
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There's a pandemic power crisis. But how big is it?

Millions of U.S. households faced utility shutoffs for unpaid bills during the coronavirus crisis, a new report estimates. But data on the scale of the problem is hard to find. 
Fragile cities are being inundated with people fleeing the impacts of climate change. How can they cope?
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Fragile cities are being inundated with people fleeing the impacts of climate change. How can they cope?

Multi-stakeholder partnerships that include displaced people in the process show promise for helping overwhelmed communities deal with an influx of climate migrants from rural areas.

The year in water, 2020
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The year in water, 2020

Like the pandemic, water crises stem from environmental neglect and failures of leadership, and the repercussions of both are becoming more apparent every year. 2020 was no different.

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Months of flooding and violence force South Sudanese from their homes
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Months of flooding and violence force South Sudanese from their homes

Nearly a half million people have been displaced due to abnormally heavy rainfall and flooding in South Sudan this year.

Water systems in Eastern Ukraine deteriorate as conflict continues
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Water systems in Eastern Ukraine deteriorate as conflict continues

Frontline communities in the Donbas region of eastern Ukraine and southwestern Russia lack access to clean drinking water and sanitation.
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