Wednesday, December 5, 2007

Asia-Pacific Water Summit

"Our planet faces a growing water crisis. But the situation in the Asia-Pacific region is especially troubling. High population growth, unsustainable consumption, pollution and poor management all threaten the area’s clean water sources [...]". Read more about UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s message for the first Asia-Pacific Water Summit in Beppu, Japan, 3 December 2007.