The Coming Water Wars
Accelerating urbanization, pollution, and an exploding global population are leading UN experts to believe that within two decades, Earth will be in the midst of a serious, dangerous water crisis. There simply will not be enough water reserves to sustain a world population of the predicted size if we maintain the current paradigm. A resource crisis of this level could certainly lead to military conflict . The UN is insisting that urgent, sensible measures need to be taken immediately if we are to avoid catastrophe.