water security

 
Increasing our resilience to extreme weather and climate events
Increasing our resilience to extreme weather and climate events
As much as South Africa’s climate variations are characterised by severe spatial and temporal fluctuations in rainfall, with a record...
Mokonyane rejects Outa's claims of delay tactics in Lesotho water project
Mokonyane rejects Outa's claims of delay tactics in Lesotho water project
Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane has rejected with contempt...
River polluters held to account by Armour's 'voice for water' action team
River polluters held to account by Armour's 'voice for water' action team
Armour (Action for the Responsible Management of Our Rivers)
Editorial: A thirsty future beckons
Editorial: A thirsty future beckons
South Africa is in the midst of a water crisis, with worse to come unless government puts money and political will where its mouth is. We are in the...
Attacking the West will get Africa nowhere on climate change
Attacking the West will get Africa nowhere on climate change
It has been six years since the accusations were flung, but they still resonate. The northern countries' contribution to climate change is an...
'Funny' water still plagues Carolina
'Funny' water still plagues Carolina
The small Mpumalanga town hit the headlines a year ago when heavy rains washed pollution into its dam – its main source of water. The acid mine...
Carolina still won't drink its water
Carolina still won't drink its water
Trapped by a weir, the green waters of the Boesmans River swirl in a mess of foamy bubbles and dirty twigs. The water is the source for the...
Farming out SA's water worries
Farming out SA's water worries
The impact of water scarcity on crop farming will soon be one of SA's biggest problems. We may need to look across beyond our borders for a...
Eskom, Sasol sound warning over water supply
Eskom, Sasol sound warning over water supply
One big drought in the Vaal River catchment area over the next eight years could jeopardise the region's agricultural and industrial output, senior...
Water expert warns of crisis by 2020
Water expert warns of crisis by 2020
South African metropolitan areas are heading for a major water crisis by 2020, a former director general of the Department of Water Affairs has...
SA water demand 'will exceed supply by 2025'
SA water demand 'will exceed supply by 2025'
The country's water demand will exceed supply by 2025, Consulting Engineers South Africa...

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